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NYSE:BKTBlackRock Income Trust Stock Price, Forecast & News

+0.01 (+0.16 %)
(As of 05/29/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $6.15
50-Day Range
MA: $6.04
52-Week Range
Now: $6.15
Volume257,218 shs
Average Volume222,049 shs
Market Capitalization$392.37 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield6.72%
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 1.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.95 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Market Cap$392.37 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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BlackRock Income Trust (NYSE:BKT) Frequently Asked Questions

How has BlackRock Income Trust's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

BlackRock Income Trust's stock was trading at $6.01 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BKT shares have increased by 2.3% and is now trading at $6.15. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

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, May 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, May 15th will be given a dividend of $0.0344 per share on Friday, May 29th. This represents a $0.41 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 14th. View BlackRock Income Trust's dividend history.

Has BlackRock Income Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about BKT stock has trended very negative on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BlackRock Income Trust earned a media sentiment score of -3.5 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. View the latest news aboutBlackRock 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), Philip Morris International (PM), AT&T (T), Verizon Communications (VZ), AbbVie (ABBV), Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS), Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CM), Dominion Energy (D), Deere & Company (DE) and General Mills (GIS).

Who are BlackRock Income Trust's key executives?

BlackRock Income Trust's management team includes the following 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)

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 variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Karpus Management Inc. (11.17%), Morgan Stanley (3.81%), Morgan Stanley (3.81%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.16%), Invesco Ltd. (1.26%) and Ibex Wealth Advisors (1.11%). Company insiders that own BlackRock Income Trust stock include Henry Gabbay and Murray Ian. View institutional ownership trends for BlackRock Income Trust.

Which institutional investors are selling BlackRock Income Trust stock?

BKT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Karpus Management Inc., Family Management Corp, Wells Fargo & Company MN, UBS Group AG, Thomas J. Herzfeld Advisors Inc., Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Invesco Ltd., and First Trust Advisors LP. View insider buying and selling activity for BlackRock Income Trust.

Which institutional investors are buying BlackRock Income Trust stock?

BKT stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ibex Wealth Advisors, Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, Advisor Group Holdings Inc., Proficio Capital Partners LLC, First Foundation Advisors, Aviance Capital Partners LLC, and Jane Street Group LLC. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $6.15.

How big of a company is BlackRock Income Trust?

BlackRock Income Trust has a market capitalization of $392.37 million.

This page was last updated on 5/31/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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