NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 2, 2018--ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund Inc. (NYSE:CTR) announces its portfolio composition as of June 30, 2018.

Investment Objective: The Fund seeks to provide a high level of total return, consisting of cash distributions and capital appreciation.

Investment Strategy: Under normal market conditions, the Fund invests at least 80% of its managed assets in energy master limited partnerships (“MLPs”). Energy entities are engaged in the business of exploring, developing, producing, gathering, transporting, processing, storing, refining, distributing, mining or marketing natural gas, natural gas liquids (including propane), crude oil, refined petroleum products or coal.

(Daily NAV is available on market quotation systems using the symbol XCTRX.)

ClearBridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company which is advised by Legg Mason Partners Fund Advisor, LLC (“LMPFA”) and subadvised by ClearBridge Investments, LLC (“ClearBridge”). LMPFA and ClearBridge are wholly owned subsidiaries of Legg Mason, Inc. (“Legg Mason”).

An investment in the Fund involves risk, including loss of principal. The Fund's concentration of investments in energy related MLPs subject it to the risks of investing in MLPs and the energy sector. Investment return and the value of shares will fluctuate.

Data and commentary provided in this press release are for informational purposes only. Legg Mason and its affiliates do not engage in selling shares of the Fund.

For more information, please call Fund Investor Services at 1-888-777-0102, or consult the Fund’s web site at Hard copies of the Fund’s complete audited financial statements are available free of charge upon request.


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Fund Investor Services, 1-888-777-0102



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