Blackrock Municipal Income Trust Company Profile (NYSE:BFK)

About Blackrock Municipal Income Trust

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
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: BFK
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $14.15
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $14.2238
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $14.6899
  • 52-Week Range: $13.43 - $16.02
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.0000
  • Market Cap: $N/A
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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)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/14/2015J P Morgan Chase & CoBoost Price TargetOverweight$35.00 -> $39.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 2/22/2015 forward)


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Current Dividend Information for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)
Annual Dividend:$0.85
Dividend Yield:6.01%
Dividend Growth:-1.90% (3 Year Average)
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Dividend History for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History 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)


Latest Headlines for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)
DateHeadline logoBLACKROCK MUNICIPAL INCOME TRUST Financials (NYSE:BFK) - December 28 at 3:50 PM logoMunicipal Bond Report (NYSE:BFK) - October 28 at 3:31 PM logoHow To Get 5% Dividends Tax Free (NYSE:BFK) - September 24 at 8:03 AM logoBlackRock Municipal Income Trust (BFK) (NYSE:BFK) - August 24 at 12:02 PM logoPharmesis International Ltd. :BFK-SG: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 27, 2016 (NYSE:BFK) - June 27 at 4:46 AM logoLock In 6% Yields Without Stock Market Volatility (NYSE:BFK) - May 20 at 11:37 AM logoTop Closed-End Municipal Bond Funds Trading at Big Discounts to NAV (NYSE:BFK) - June 23 at 12:00 PM


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 Wednesday, February 15th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, February 15th will be given a dividend of $0.0711 per share on Wednesday, March 1st. This represents a $0.85 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 6.03%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, February 13th.

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 $14.15.

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Last Updated on 2/22/2017 by Staff