BlackRock Income Trust (NYSE:BKT) announced a — dividend on Thursday, September 5th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Monday, September 16th will be paid a dividend of 0.0344 per share on Monday, September 30th. This represents a yield of 6.8%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 13th.
BlackRock Income Trust has increased its dividend by an average of 0.8% annually over the last three years.
NYSE BKT traded up $0.01 during trading hours on Thursday, hitting $6.03. 91,357 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 149,035. BlackRock Income Trust has a 52-week low of $5.55 and a 52-week high of $6.16. The firm’s 50-day moving average is $6.06 and its 200-day moving average is $5.98.
BlackRock Income Trust Company Profile
BlackRock Income Trust, Inc is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc The fund is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. It invests in the fixed income markets of the United States. The fund invests in securities of companies that operate across diversified sectors. It invests in securities such as U.S.
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