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

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$5.59 -0.04 (-0.71 %)
(As of 11/20/2018 02:56 PM ET)
Previous Close$5.63
Today's Range$5.59 - $5.61
52-Week Range$5.55 - $6.19
Volume301 shs
Average Volume98,913 shs
Market Capitalization$357.90 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield6.23%
Beta0.04
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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
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SectorFinance
Current SymbolNYSE:BKT
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EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares63,800,000
Market Cap$357.90 million
OptionableNot Optionable

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 Monday, November 5th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.0344 per share on Friday, November 30th. This represents a $0.41 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.38%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, November 14th. View BlackRock Income Trust's Dividend History.

Has BlackRock Income Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about BKT stock has been trending neutral on Tuesday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative 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 -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. BlackRock Income Trust earned a news impact score of 0.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news articles about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future.

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

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 54)
  • Mr. Neal J. Andrews, Chief Financial Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Charles Choon Sik Park, Chief Compliance Officer and Anti- Money Laundering Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jay M. Fife, Treasurer (Age 48)
  • Ms. Janey Ahn, Sec. (Age 43)

Who are BlackRock Income Trust's major shareholders?

BlackRock Income Trust's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Wells Fargo & Company MN (13.69%), Icon Advisers Inc. Co. (1.82%), Bessemer Group Inc. (0.74%), Oxbow Advisors LLC (0.28%), Dakota Wealth Management (0.22%) and Proequities Inc. (0.20%). 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 Icon Advisers Inc. Co., Bessemer Group Inc. and Oxbow Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for BlackRock Income Trust.

Which major investors are buying BlackRock Income Trust stock?

BKT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN, Dakota Wealth Management, Proequities Inc., First Trust Advisors LP, Mirae Asset Global Investments Co. Ltd. and Cornerstone Wealth 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, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is BlackRock Income Trust's stock price today?

One share of BKT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $5.59.

How big of a company is BlackRock Income Trust?

BlackRock Income Trust has a market capitalization of $357.90 million.


MarketBeat Community Rating for BlackRock Income Trust (NYSE BKT)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  80 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  83 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  163
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 11/20/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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