Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust (the Trust) is a diversified closed-end management investment company. The Trust's investment objective is to provide current income that is exempt from regular federal income tax and to invest in municipal bonds that over time will perform better than the broader municipal bond market. The Trust seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing, normally, over 80% of its assets in investments exempt from federal income taxes (except that the interest may be subject to the federal alternative minimum tax). The Trust invests approximately 80% of its assets in investment grade quality securities at the time of investment, and primarily invests in municipal bonds with long-term maturities in order to maintain a weighted average maturity of over 15 years or more. It invests in various sectors, such as transportation, health, education, corporate, tobacco, utilities and others. Its investment advisor and manager is BlackRock Advisors, LLC.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Finance
- Industry: Closed-End Fund - Debt
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Symbol: NYSE:BSD
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: N/A
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $13.67
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $13.57
- 52 Week Range: $13.03 - $15.98
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Average Volume: 15,708 shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund (NYSE:BSD)
What is Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund's stock symbol?
Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BSD."
How often does Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund?
Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, May 2nd. Investors of record on Monday, May 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.065 per share on Thursday, June 1st. This represents a $0.78 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.68%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 11th. View Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund's Dividend History.
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How do I buy Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund stock?
Shares of Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund stock cost?
One share of Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.74.
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Current Dividend Information for Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund (NYSE:BSD)
|Dividend Growth:||-3.00% (3 Year Average)|
Dividend History by Quarter for Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund (NYSE:BSD)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund (NYSE:BSD)Insider Trades by Quarter for Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund (NYSE:BSD)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|5/3/2017||Michael J Castellano||Director||Buy||600||$13.64||$8,184.00|| |
|3/27/2014||Peter Hayes||Insider||Buy||2,000||$12.78||$25,560.00|| |
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