ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund Inc. (NYSE:CTR) declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, January 23rd, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.22 per share by the investment management company on Thursday, February 28th. This represents a $0.88 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 9.51%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 14th.

ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund has decreased its dividend payment by an average of 6.1% per year over the last three years.

NYSE:CTR traded down $0.07 during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting $9.25. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 159,598 shares, compared to its average volume of 147,827. ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund has a fifty-two week low of $7.16 and a fifty-two week high of $13.18.

In related news, insider Richard A. Freeman sold 14,955 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of $7.61, for a total value of $113,807.55. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website.

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About ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund

ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund Inc is an open ended equity mutual fund of funds launched and managed by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC. The fund is co-managed by ClearBridge Investments, LLC. It invests in the public equity markets of the United States. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating in the energy sector.

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