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Stocks slip on Wall Street, erasing weekly gains for S&P 500
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NYSE:BKT

BlackRock Income Trust - BKT Stock Forecast, Price & News

$4.67
-0.03 (-0.64%)
(As of 08/17/2022 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$4.65
$4.70
50-Day Range
$4.34
$4.81
52-Week Range
$4.33
$6.51
Volume
75,001 shs
Average Volume
292,306 shs
Market Capitalization
$297.93 million
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
8.52%
Price Target
N/A

About BlackRock Income Trust

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. government sponsored agency securities, non-agency mortgage-backed securities, asset-backed securities, and U.S. treasury obligations. The fund invests its assets in securities that are issued or guaranteed by the US government or one of its agencies or instrumentalities or rated at the time of investment either AAA by S&P or Aaa by Moody's. BlackRock Income Trust, Inc. was formed on July 22, 1988 and is domiciled in the United States.

BlackRock Income Trust Stock Performance

Shares of BKT traded down $0.03 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $4.67. The stock had a trading volume of 75,001 shares, compared to its average volume of 292,306. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of $4.60 and a 200 day moving average price of $4.81. BlackRock Income Trust has a fifty-two week low of $4.33 and a fifty-two week high of $6.51.

BlackRock Income Trust Announces Dividend

The company also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, August 31st. Investors of record on Monday, August 15th will be given a $0.0294 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 12th. This represents a $0.35 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 7.55%.

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BKT Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 7/29 Dividend
7/14/2022
Dividend Payable
7/29/2022
Ex-Dividend for 8/31 Dividend
8/12/2022
Today
8/17/2022
Dividend Payable
8/31/2022
Fiscal Year End
10/31/2022

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-Industry
N/A
Sector
Finance
Fax
N/A
Employees
N/A
Year Founded
N/A

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
N/A

Miscellaneous

Free Float
N/A
Market Cap
$297.93 million
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
0.25














BKT Stock - Frequently Asked Questions

How have BKT shares performed in 2022?

BlackRock Income Trust's stock was trading at $5.65 at the start of the year. Since then, BKT shares have decreased by 17.3% and is now trading at $4.67.
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Are investors shorting BlackRock Income Trust?

BlackRock Income Trust saw a decrease in short interest in July. As of July 15th, there was short interest totaling 73,000 shares, a decrease of 32.7% from the June 30th total of 108,500 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 268,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.3 days.
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How often does BlackRock Income Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BlackRock Income Trust?

BlackRock Income Trust declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, August 3rd. Stockholders of record on Monday, August 15th will be given a dividend of $0.0294 per share on Wednesday, August 31st. This represents a $0.35 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 7.55%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 12th.
Read our dividend analysis for BKT
.

Is BlackRock Income Trust a good dividend stock?

BlackRock Income Trust (NYSE:BKT) pays an annual dividend of $0.40 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.52%. BKT has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
Read our dividend analysis for BKT.

What other stocks do shareholders of BlackRock Income Trust own?
What is BlackRock Income Trust's stock symbol?

BlackRock Income Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BKT."

Who are BlackRock Income Trust's major shareholders?

BlackRock Income Trust's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Sit Investment Associates Inc. (7.35%), Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (1.98%), Karpus Management Inc. (1.76%), Vectors Research Management LLC (1.43%), HNP Capital LLC (1.30%) and UBS Group AG (1.01%).
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How do I buy shares of BlackRock Income Trust?

Shares of BKT stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is BlackRock Income Trust's stock price today?

One share of BKT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.67.

How much money does BlackRock Income Trust make?

BlackRock Income Trust (NYSE:BKT) has a market capitalization of $297.93 million.

How can I contact BlackRock Income Trust?

The official website for the company is www.blackrock.com. The company can be reached via phone at (800) 882-0052.

This page (NYSE:BKT) was last updated on 8/18/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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