Eaton Vance Tax-Advantaged Global Dividend Opportunities Fund Report Of Earnings

Jul 09, 2013, 14:00 ET from Eaton Vance Management

BOSTON, July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Eaton Vance Tax-Advantaged Global Dividend Opportunities Fund (NYSE: ETO), a diversified closed-end management investment company, today announced the earnings of the Fund for the three and the six months ended April 30, 2013. The Fund's fiscal year ends on October 31, 2013.

For the three months ended April 30, 2013, the Fund had net investment income of $6,498,847 ($0.448 per share). For the six months ended April 30, 2013, the Fund had net investment income of $10,592,004 ($0.730 per share). In comparison, for the three months ended April 30, 2012, the Fund had net investment income of $6,640,613 ($0.457 per share). For the six months ended April 30, 2012, the Fund had net investment income of $10,536,168 ($0.726 per share).

Net realized and unrealized gains for the three months ended April 30, 2013 were $13,866,839 ($0.954 per share) and net realized and unrealized gains for the six months ended April 30, 2013 were $37,356,463 ($2.572 per share). In comparison, net realized and unrealized gains for the three months ended April 30, 2012 were $8,303,911 ($0.565 per share) and net realized and unrealized gains for the six months ended April 30, 2012 were $14,388,913 ($0.984 per share).

On April 30, 2013, net assets of the Fund were $361,981,346. The net asset value per share on April 30, 2013 was $24.93 based on 14,519,257 shares outstanding. In comparison, on April 30, 2012, net assets of the Fund were $318,576,188. The net asset value per share on April 30, 2012 was $21.94 based on 14,519,257 shares outstanding.

The Fund periodically makes certain performance data and information about portfolio characteristics available on www.eatonvance.com (on the fund information page under "Individual Investors – Closed-End Funds"). Fund portfolio holdings for the most recent month-end are also posted to the website approximately 30 days following month-end. 

The Fund is managed by Eaton Vance Management, a subsidiary of Eaton Vance Corp. (NYSE: EV), based in Boston, one of the oldest investment management firms in the United States, with a history dating back to 1924. Eaton Vance and its affiliates managed $260.3 billion in assets as of April 30, 2013 offering individuals and institutions a broad array of investment strategies and wealth management solutions. The Company's long record of providing exemplary service and attractive returns through a variety of market conditions has made Eaton Vance the investment manager of choice for many of today's most discerning investors. For more information about Eaton Vance, visit www.eatonvance.com.

EATON VANCE TAX-ADVANTAGED GLOBAL DIVIDEND OPPORTUNITIES FUND

SUMMARY OF RESULTS OF OPERATIONS

(in thousands, except per share amounts)

Three Months Ended

Six Months Ended

April 30,

April 30,

2013

2012

2013

2012

Gross investment income

$             7,896

$           7,985

$        13,409

$           13,236

Operating expenses

(1,159)

(976)

(2,254)

(1,938)

Interest expense 

(238)

(369)

(563)

(762)

Net investment income

$             6,499

$           6,640

$        10,592

$           10,536

Net realized and unrealized gains (losses)

  on investments

$           13,866

$           8,304

$        37,356

$           14,389

Net increase (decrease) in net assets

  from operations

$           20,365

$         14,944

$        47,948

$           24,925

Earnings per Share Outstanding

Gross investment income

$             0.544

$           0.550

$           0.924

$             0.912

Operating expenses

(0.079)

(0.068)

(0.155)

(0.134)

Interest expense

(0.017)

(0.025)

(0.039)

(0.052)

Net investment income 

$             0.448

$           0.457

$           0.730

$             0.726

Net realized and unrealized gains (losses)

  on investments

$             0.954

$           0.565

$           2.572

$             0.984

Net increase (decrease) in net assets

  from operations

$             1.402

$           1.022

$           3.302

$             1.710

Net Asset Value at April 30

Net assets  

$      361,981

$        318,576

Shares outstanding 

14,519

14,519

Net asset value per share outstanding

$           24.93

$             21.94

Market Value Summary 

Market price on NYSE at April 30

$           23.57

$             19.23

High market price (period ended April 30)

$           23.57

$             19.94

Low market price (period ended April 30)

$           18.35

$             15.96

 

SOURCE Eaton Vance Management



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