About Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust (NYSE:BIT)
BlackRock Multi-Sector Income Trust (the Trust) is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust's investment objective is to provide current income, current gains and capital appreciation. The Trust has investments in various sectors, such as oil, gas and consumable fuels; real estate investment trusts; auto components; automobiles; banks; aerospace and defense; air freight and logistics; beverages; airlines; biotechnology; building products; capital markets; chemicals; containers and packaging; communications equipment; diversified telecommunication services; electric utilities; food and staples retailing; food products; healthcare equipment and supplies; electronic equipment, instruments and components; industrial conglomerates; insurance; Internet software and services; it services; household durables; media; household products; independent power and renewable electricity producers, and metals and mining. Its investment manager is BlackRock Advisors, LLC.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Closed End Funds
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Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust (NYSE:BIT) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust's stock symbol?
Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BIT."
How often does Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust?
Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust announced a monthly dividend on Monday, March 5th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.1167 per share on Thursday, March 29th. This represents a $1.40 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 8.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 14th. View Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust's Dividend History.
Who are some of Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Blackrock Multi-Sector 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 Multi-Sector Income Trust's key executives?
Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust's management team includes the folowing people:
- Richard E. Cavanagh, Independent Chairman of the Board of Trustees (Age 71)
- John M. Perlowski, President, Chief Executive Officer and Director/Trustee (Age 53)
- Karen P. Robards, Independent Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees (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 Multi-Sector Income Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?
Headlines about BIT stock have trended positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust earned a news sentiment score of 0.26 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the investment management company an impact score of 46.61 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.
Who are Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust's major shareholders?
Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.03%), Bessemer Group Inc. (1.47%), Vident Investment Advisory LLC (1.38%), Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.67%), E&G Advisors LP (0.25%) and First Trust Advisors LP (0.22%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust.
Which institutional investors are selling Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust stock?
Which institutional investors are buying Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust stock?
BIT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vident Investment Advisory LLC, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Dynasty Wealth Management LLC, Guggenheim Capital LLC, X Square Capital LLC, Advisor Group Inc., Wagner Wealth Management LLC and MML Investors Services LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust.
How do I buy shares of Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust?
Shares of BIT 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 Multi-Sector Income Trust's stock price today?
One share of BIT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.77.
How big of a company is Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust?
Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust has a market capitalization of $667.92 million.
How can I contact Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust?
Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust's mailing address is 100 Bellevue Pkwy, WILMINGTON, DE 19809-3700, United States. The investment management company can be reached via phone at +1-800-8820052.
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Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust (NYSE:BIT) Dividend Information
|Dividend Growth:||-5.90% (3 Year Average)|
Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust (NYSE:BIT) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust (NYSE BIT) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Blackrock Multi-Sector Income Trust (NYSE BIT) 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|
|1/15/2016||Donald Leo Macdonald||Director||Buy||4,000||$0.05||$180.00|
|1/14/2016||Donald Leo Macdonald||Director||Buy||21,000||$0.04||$869.40|
|12/11/2015||Donald Leo Macdonald||Director||Buy||11,000||$0.04||$449.90|
|11/9/2015||Donald Leo Macdonald||Director||Buy||74,000||$0.05||$3,700.00|
|10/13/2015||Donald Leo Macdonald||Director||Buy||25,000||$0.05||$1,125.00|
|9/18/2015||Donald Leo Macdonald||Director||Buy||4,000||$0.04||$140.00|
|3/20/2015||Donald Leo Macdonald||Director||Buy||10,000||$0.04||$350.00|
|3/19/2015||Donald Leo Macdonald||Director||Buy||40,000||$0.04||$1,400.00|
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