Eaton Vance Enhanced Equity Income Fund II Stock in Q1 2018 Driven by Institutional Investors

June 17, 2018 - By Stephen Andrade

Sentiment for Eaton Vance Enhanced Equity Income Fund II (NYSE:EOS)

Eaton Vance Enhanced Equity Income Fund II (NYSE:EOS) institutional sentiment increased to 1.92 in 2018 Q1. Its up 0.32, from 1.6 in 2017Q4. The ratio has increased, as 23 hedge funds increased and opened new positions, while 12 sold and reduced equity positions in Eaton Vance Enhanced Equity Income Fund II. The hedge funds in our partner’s database reported: 6.69 million shares, up from 6.30 million shares in 2017Q4. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Eaton Vance Enhanced Equity Income Fund II in their top 10 positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 3 Reduced: 9 Increased: 17 New Position: 6.

Eaton Vance Enhanced Equity Income Fund II is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by Eaton Vance Management. The company has market cap of $843.59 million. The fund invests in public equity markets of the United States. It has a 5.61 P/E ratio. It seeks to invest in the stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors.

The stock increased 0.80% or $0.14 during the last trading session, reaching $17.7. About 70,496 shares traded. Eaton Vance Enhanced Equity Income Fund II (NYSE:EOS) has risen 19.37% since June 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 6.80% the S&P500.

Advisors Asset Management Inc. holds 0.08% of its portfolio in Eaton Vance Enhanced Equity Income Fund II for 293,287 shares. Cypress Capital Management Llc (Wy) owns 4,650 shares or 0.08% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Coldstream Capital Management Inc has 0.07% invested in the company for 39,848 shares. The New Jersey-based Seabridge Investment Advisors Llc has invested 0.06% in the stock. Stratos Wealth Partners Ltd., a Ohio-based fund reported 92,420 shares.

More news for Eaton Vance Enhanced Equity Income Fund II (NYSE:EOS) were recently published by: Seekingalpha.com, which released: “Home Depot: With Expected 28% EPS Growth In FY18, Mr. Market Is Short-Sighted” on May 21, 2018. Seekingalpha.com‘s article titled: “These 15 Closed-End Funds Are Consistent Market Beaters – Part 1” and published on June 05, 2018 is yet another important article.

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