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NYSE:BKT - BlackRock Income Trust Stock Price, Forecast & News

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(As of 01/28/2020 06:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $6.09
50-Day Range
MA: $6.05
52-Week Range
Now: $6.09
Volume64,805 shs
Average Volume215,739 shs
Market Capitalization$388.54 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield6.78%
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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Market Cap$388.54 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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BlackRock Income Trust (NYSE:BKT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BlackRock Income Trust's stock symbol?

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

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

BlackRock Income Trust announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, December 24th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 31st will be given a dividend of $0.0344 per share on Thursday, January 9th. This represents a $0.41 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.78%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 30th. View BlackRock Income Trust's Dividend History.

Has BlackRock Income Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about BKT stock has been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BlackRock Income Trust earned a news sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for BlackRock Income Trust.

Who are some of BlackRock Income Trust's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BlackRock Income Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BlackRock Income Trust investors own include Altria Group (MO), AT&T (T), AbbVie (ABBV), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Iron Mountain (IRM), Las Vegas Sands (LVS), Verizon Communications (VZ), Apple Hospitality REIT (APLE), Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CM).

Who are BlackRock Income Trust's key executives?

BlackRock Income Trust's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John M. Perlowski, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres (Age 55)
  • Mr. Neal J. Andrews, Chief Financial Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Charles Choon Sik Park, Chief Compliance Officer and Anti- Money Laundering Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Jay M. Fife, Treasurer (Age 49)
  • Ms. Janey Ahn, Sec. (Age 44)

Who are BlackRock Income Trust's major shareholders?

BlackRock Income Trust's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include HNP Capital LLC (0.47%), Chapwood Capital Investment Management LLC (0.04%), FNY Investment Advisers LLC (0.03%) and Measured Wealth Private Client Group LLC (0.02%). Company insiders that own BlackRock Income Trust stock include Henry Gabbay and Murray Ian. View Institutional Ownership Trends for BlackRock Income Trust.

Which major investors are selling BlackRock Income Trust stock?

BKT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Measured Wealth Private Client Group LLC and FNY Investment Advisers LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for BlackRock Income Trust.

Which major investors are buying BlackRock Income Trust stock?

BKT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including HNP Capital LLC and Chapwood Capital Investment Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for BlackRock Income Trust.

How do I buy shares of BlackRock Income Trust?

Shares of BKT 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is BlackRock Income Trust's stock price today?

One share of BKT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $6.09.

How big of a company is BlackRock Income Trust?

BlackRock Income Trust has a market capitalization of $388.54 million. View Additional Information About BlackRock Income Trust.

MarketBeat Community Rating for BlackRock Income Trust (NYSE BKT)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  96 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  129 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  225
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BlackRock Income Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BKT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BKT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/28/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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