About Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK)
BlackRock 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.
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Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK) Frequently Asked Questions
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 Monday, March 5th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.0585 per share on Monday, April 2nd. This represents a $0.70 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.45%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 14th. View Blackrock Municipal Income Trust's Dividend History.
Who are some of Blackrock Municipal Income Trust's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Blackrock Municipal Income Trust include Blackrock Taxable Municipal Bond Trust (BBN), John Laing Infrastructure Fund Ld (JLIF), Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport (ETV), BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust (BOE), Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (EFT), Clearbridge Energy MLP Total Return Fund (CTR), MFS Charter Income Trust (MCR), Goldman Sachs MLP Inc Opp (GMZ), Carador Income Fund (CIFU), Oxford Lane Capital (OXLC), Center Coast Brookfield MLP&Enrg Inf Fnd (CEN), Kayne Anderson Energy Development (KED), BlackRock LT Municipal Advantage Trust (BTA), Voya Asia Pacific High (IAE), Malaysia Fund (MAY), Full Circle Capital (FULL), GLI Finance (GLIF) and Andalas Energy and Power (ADL).
Who are Blackrock Municipal Income Trust's key executives?
Blackrock Municipal Income Trust's management team includes the folowing people:
- Richard E. Cavanagh, Independent Chairman of the Board of Trustee (Age 71)
- John M. Perlowski, President, Chief Executive Officer, Trustee (Age 53)
- Karen P. Robards, Independent Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustee (Age 67)
- Neal J. Andrews, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)
- Charles Park J.D., Chief Compliance Officer (Age 50)
- Jonathan Diorio, Vice President (Age 37)
- Jay M. Fife, Treasurer (Age 47)
- Janey Ahn, Secretary (Age 42)
- Michael J. Castellano, Independent Trustee (Age 71)
- Cynthia L. Egan, Independent Trustee (Age 62)
Has Blackrock Municipal Income Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?
News coverage about BFK stock has trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Blackrock Municipal Income Trust earned a news sentiment score of 0.19 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the investment management company an impact score of 46.48 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.
Who are Blackrock Municipal Income Trust's major shareholders?
Blackrock Municipal Income Trust's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.94%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.22%), Murphy Middleton Hinkle & Parker Inc. (0.11%), Raymond James & Associates (0.08%), SeaCrest Wealth Management LLC (0.03%) and Oppenheimer & Co. Inc. (0.02%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Blackrock Municipal Income Trust.
Which major investors are selling Blackrock Municipal Income Trust stock?
Which major investors are buying Blackrock Municipal Income Trust stock?
How do I buy shares of Blackrock Municipal Income Trust?
Shares of BFK can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
What is Blackrock Municipal Income Trust's stock price today?
One share of BFK stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.88.
How big of a company is Blackrock Municipal Income Trust?
Blackrock Municipal Income Trust has a market capitalization of $594.91 million.
How can I contact Blackrock Municipal Income Trust?
Blackrock Municipal Income Trust's mailing address is 100 BELLEVUE PARKWAY, WILMINGTON, DE 19809, United States. The investment management company can be reached via phone at +1-888-8252257.
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Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK) Dividend Information
|Dividend Growth:||-10.00% (3 Year Average)|
Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE:BFK) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE BFK) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Blackrock Municipal Income Trust (NYSE BFK) Insider Trades by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|3/24/2016||Theodore R Jaeckel Jr||Portfolio Manager||Sell||1,500||$15.15||$22,725.00||2,603|| |
|3/10/2016||Theodore R Jaeckel Jr||Portfolio Manager||Sell||1,500||$15.25||$22,875.00||4,103|| |
|3/3/2016||Theodore R Jaeckel Jr||Portfolio Manager||Sell||1,661||$15.10||$25,081.10||5,563|| |
|3/2/2016||Theodore R Jaeckel Jr||Portfolio Manager||Sell||690||$15.05||$10,384.50||7,224|| |
|12/29/2015||Jerrold B Harris||Director||Buy||1,000||$14.68||$14,680.00|| |
|12/20/2013||Robert Crothers||VP||Buy||1,000||$12.84||$12,840.00|| |
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