Prudential Global Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. Reports Unaudited Earnings and Financial Position For Quarter Ended April 30, 2013
NEWARK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Prudential Global Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc. (GHY) (the "Fund"), a diversified, closed-end management investment company, announced today its unaudited investment results for the quarter ended April 30, 2013.
|As of||As of|
April 30, 2013
January 31, 2013
|Net Asset Value ("NAV") Per Share||$19.17||$18.93|
|Market Price Per Share||$18.93||$20.04|
|Premium / (Discount) to NAV||(1.3%)||5.9%|
|Undistributed / (Overdistributed) Net Investment Income (a)||($763,101)||$2,298,909|
|Undistributed / (Overdistributed) Net Investment Income Per Share (a)||($0.02)||$0.06|
|For the period|
|Quarter Ended||from December 26, 2012|
April 30, 2013
to January 31, 2013
|Net Investment Income||$14,579,791||$2,298,909|
|Net Realized and Unrealized Gain (Loss) on Investment and Foreign Currency Transactions||$9,898,784||($6,964,250)|
|Net Increase / (Decrease) in Net Assets From Operations||$24,478,575||($4,665,341)|
Quarterly Earnings Per Common Share Outstanding
|Net Investment Income||$0.36||$0.06|
|Net Realized and Unrealized Gain / (Loss)||$0.24||($0.19)|
|Net Increase / (Decrease) in Net Assets From Operations||$0.60||($0.13)|
|(a) Overdistributed amounts may be funded by capital gains or through return of capital.|
This financial data is unaudited.
The Fund files its annual and semi-annual stockholders reports on Form N-CSR, as well as complete schedule of portfolio holdings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "Commission") for the first and third quarters of each fiscal year on Form N-Q. The Funds Forms N-Q are available on the Commissions website at www.sec.gov. The Funds Forms N-Q may also be reviewed and copied at the Commissions Public Reference Room in Washington, D.C. Information on the operation and location of the Public Reference Room may be obtained by calling (202) 551-8090. To obtain information on Form N-Q or annual and semi-annual stockholder reports, shareholders can call (800) 451-6788 (toll-free). You may also call this number to request additional information or to make other inquiries pertaining to the Fund.
Data and commentary provided in this press release are for informational purposes only. Prudential Investments LLC ("PI"), the Investment Manager of the Fund, and its affiliates do not engage in selling shares of the Fund. The Fund is sub-advised by Prudential Fixed Income, a business unit of Prudential Investment Management Inc. ("PIM") and an affiliate of the investment manager.
The Fund invests in high yield (junk) bonds, which are subject to greater credit and market risks; derivative securities, which may carry market, credit, and liquidity risks; foreign securities, which are subject to currency fluctuation and political uncertainty; and emerging markets securities, which are subject to greater volatility and price declines. Fixed income investments are subject to interest rate risk, where their value will decline as interest rates rise. There are fees and expenses involved with investing in the Prudential Global Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc.
Prudential Investments, the mutual fund and wealth management business of Prudential Financial, Inc. (PRU), oversees Prudential Mutual Funds, which focuses on traditional mutual funds, separately managed accounts, and Investment Only Defined Contribution businesses.
Prudential Financial, Inc., a financial services leader with approximately $1.06 trillion of assets under management as of March 31, 2013, has operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Prudentials diverse and talented employees are committed to helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth through a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds and investment management. In the U.S., Prudentials iconic Rock symbol has stood for strength, stability, expertise and innovation for more than a century. For more information, please visit http://www.news.prudential.com/.
Prudential Fixed Income is a unit of PIM, which is a registered investment advisor and Prudential Financial company. Prudential Investments, Prudential, the Prudential logo, and the Rock symbol are service marks of Prudential Financial, Inc. and its related entities, registered in many jurisdictions worldwide.
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Darrell Oliver, 973-802-9627
Source: Prudential Global Short Duration High Yield Fund, Inc.Copyright Business Wire 2013