Eaton Vance Municipal Bond Fund Report Of Earnings PR Newswire BOSTON, March 8, 2013 BOSTON, March 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Eaton Vance Municipal Bond Fund (NYSE MKT: EIM) (the "Fund"), a closed-end management investment company, today announced the earnings of the Fund for the three months ended December 31, 2012. The Fund's fiscal year ends on September 30, 2013. For the three months ended December 31, 2012, the Fund had net investment income of $13,213,563 ($0.194 per share). In comparison, for the three months ended December 31, 2011, the Fund had net investment income of $12,982,451 ($0.191 per share). Net realized and unrealized losses for the three months ended December 31, 2012 were $262,302 ($0.004 per share). In comparison, net realized and unrealized gains for the three months ended December 31, 2011 were $12,696,193 ($0.186 per share). On December 31, 2012, net assets of the Fund were $960,606,899. The net asset value per share on December 31, 2012 was $14.09 based on 68,155,748 shares outstanding. In comparison, on December 31, 2011, net assets of the Fund were $866,539,867. The net asset value per share on December 31, 2011 was $12.72 based on 68,120,456 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 $247.8 billion in assets as of January 31, 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 MUNICIPAL BOND FUND SUMMARY OF RESULTS OF OPERATIONS (in thousands, except per share amounts) Three Months Ended December 31, 2012 2011 Net investment income $ 13,214 $ 12,982 Net realized and unrealized gains (losses) on investments (262) 12,696 Net increase (decrease) in net assets from operations $ 12,952 $ 25,678 Earnings per Share Outstanding Net investment income $ 0.194 $ 0.191 Net realized and unrealized gains (losses) on investments (0.004) 0.186 Net increase (decrease) in net assets from operations $ 0.190 $ 0.377 Net Asset Value at December 31 Net assets $ 960,607 $ 866,540 Shares outstanding 68,156 68,120 Net asset value per share outstanding $ 14.09 $ 12.72 Market Value Summary Market price on NYSE MKT at December 31 $ 13.99 $ 12.68 High market price (period ended December 31) $ 15.04 $ 12.82 Low market price (period ended December 31) $ 13.92 $ 11.97 SOURCE Eaton Vance Management Website: http://www.eatonvance.com Contact: Investors, +1-800-262-1122
Eaton Vance Municipal Bond Fund Report Of Earnings
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