Blackrock Municipal Income Trust Company Profile (NYSE:BFK)

About Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)

Blackrock Municipal Income Trust logoBlackRock Municipal Income Trust (the Trust) is a diversified closed-end management investment company. The Trust's investment objective is to provide current income exempt from regular federal income tax. The Trust seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing primarily in municipal bonds exempt from federal income taxes. It investment in sectors, including transport, health, utility, state tax-backed, corporate muni, education, tobacco, other industries, local tax-backed, prerefund/escrow, school districts, housing, and cash and derivatives. It invests in California, Illinois, New York, Texas, New Jersey, Alabama, South Carolina, Ohio, Washington and District of Columbia. It invests, under normal market conditions, at least 80% of its assets in municipal bonds that are investment grade quality at the time of investment. It may invest directly in such securities or through the use of derivatives. The Trust's investment manager and adviser is BlackRock Advisors, LLC.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Closed-End Fund - Debt
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:BFK
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $14.14
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $14.01
  • 52 Week Range: $13.42 - $16.02
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 99,882 shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)

What is Blackrock Municipal Income Trust's stock symbol?

Blackrock Municipal Income Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BFK."

How often does Blackrock Municipal Income Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust?

Blackrock Municipal Income Trust declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, May 2nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, May 15th will be given a dividend of $0.065 per share on Thursday, June 1st. This represents a $0.78 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.47%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 11th. View Blackrock Municipal Income Trust's Dividend History.

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How do I buy Blackrock Municipal Income Trust stock?

Shares of Blackrock Municipal Income Trust can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of Blackrock Municipal Income Trust stock cost?

One share of Blackrock Municipal Income Trust stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.26.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
8/14/2015JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetOverweight$35.00 -> $39.00N/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/27/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)

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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)
Next Dividend:6/1/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.78
Dividend Yield:5.47%
Dividend Growth:-1.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)

Dividend History by Quarter for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/2/2017monthly$0.075.53%5/11/20175/15/20176/1/2017
4/4/2017monthly$0.075.58%4/11/20174/13/20175/1/2017
3/2/2017monthly$0.075.54%3/13/20173/15/20174/3/2017
2/15/2017monthly$0.076.09%2/13/20172/15/20173/1/2017
1/4/2017monthly$0.076.09%1/11/20171/13/20172/1/2017
7/2/2015monthly$0.086.67%7/13/20157/15/20158/3/2015
6/2/2015monthly$0.086.42%6/11/20156/15/20157/1/2015
5/4/2015monthly$0.086.34%5/13/20155/15/20156/1/2015
4/2/2015monthly$0.086.22%4/13/20154/15/20155/1/2015
3/3/2015monthly$0.086.27%3/11/20153/13/20154/1/2015
2/3/2015monthly$0.086.06%2/11/20152/13/20153/2/2015
1/5/2015monthly$0.086.36%1/13/20151/15/20152/2/2015
12/2/2014monthly$0.086.46%12/10/201412/12/201412/31/2014
11/4/2014monthly$0.086.5%11/12/201411/14/201412/1/2014
10/2/2014monthly$0.086.54%10/10/201410/15/201411/3/2014
9/4/2014monthly$0.086.48%9/11/20149/15/201410/1/2014
8/4/2014monthly$0.086.65%8/13/20148/15/20149/2/2014
7/2/2014monthly$0.086.62%7/11/20147/15/20148/1/2014
6/3/2014monthly$0.086.55%6/12/20146/16/20147/1/2014
5/2/2014monthly$0.086.65%5/13/20145/15/20146/2/2014
4/2/2014monthly$0.086.82%4/11/20144/15/20145/1/2014
3/4/2014monthly$0.086.8%3/12/20143/14/20144/1/2014
2/4/2014monthly$0.086.85%2/12/20142/14/20143/3/2014
1/3/2014monthly$0.086.99%1/13/20141/15/20142/3/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/24/2016Theodore R Jaeckel JrPortfolio ManagerSell1,500$15.15$22,725.00View SEC Filing  
3/10/2016Theodore R Jaeckel JrPortfolio ManagerSell1,500$15.25$22,875.00View SEC Filing  
3/3/2016Theodore R Jaeckel JrPortfolio ManagerSell1,661$15.10$25,081.10View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016Theodore R Jaeckel JrPortfolio ManagerSell690$15.05$10,384.50View SEC Filing  
12/29/2015Jerrold B HarrisDirectorBuy1,000$14.68$14,680.00View SEC Filing  
12/20/2013Robert CrothersVPBuy1,000$12.84$12,840.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)
Latest Headlines for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoBlackrock Municipal Income Trust (BFK) Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.07
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 2 at 8:56 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoSomewhat Favorable Media Coverage Extremely Likely to Impact Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (BFK) Share Price
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 29 at 10:52 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoBlackrock Municipal Income Trust (BFK) Receiving Somewhat Favorable News Coverage, Study Finds
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 21 at 12:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoBlackrock Municipal Income Trust (BFK) Plans $0.07 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 7:22 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBLACKROCK MUNICIPAL INCOME TRUST Financials
finance.yahoo.com - December 28 at 3:50 PM
seekingalpha.com logoMunicipal Bond Report
seekingalpha.com - October 28 at 3:31 PM
forbes.com logoHow To Get 5% Dividends Tax Free
www.forbes.com - September 24 at 8:03 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackRock Municipal Income Trust (BFK)
finance.yahoo.com - August 24 at 12:02 PM
forbes.com logoLock In 6% Yields Without Stock Market Volatility
www.forbes.com - May 20 at 11:37 AM
247wallst.com logoTop Closed-End Municipal Bond Funds Trading at Big Discounts to NAV
247wallst.com - June 23 at 12:00 PM

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This page was last updated on 5/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff