BlackRock MuniVest Fund Company Profile (NYSE:MVF)

About BlackRock MuniVest Fund

BlackRock MuniVest Fund logoBlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc. is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust's investment objective is to provide shareholders with as high a level of current income exempt from federal income taxes as is consistent with its investment policies and prudent investment management. It seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing at least 80% of an aggregate of the Trust's net assets and the proceeds of any borrowing for investment purposes, in municipal obligations exempt from federal income taxes. The Trust invests in long-term municipal obligations rated investment grade at the time of investment and in long term municipal obligations with maturities of over 10 years at the time of investment. It may invest up to 20% of its total assets in securities rated below investment grade at the time of purchase. It may invest directly in such securities or synthetically through the use of derivatives. Its investment advisor is BlackRock Advisors, LLC.

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  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: MVF
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $9.90
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $9.90
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $10.15
  • 52-Week Range: $9.44 - $11.26
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
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Analyst Ratings

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Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

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Earnings

Earnings History for BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSE:MVF)
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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSE:MVF)
Annual Dividend:$0.59
Dividend Yield:5.95%
Dividend Growth:-4.50% (3 Year Average)
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Dividend History for BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSE:MVF)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/15/2017monthly$0.056.01%2/13/20172/15/20173/1/2017
1/4/2017monthly$0.056.11%1/11/20171/13/20172/1/2017
7/2/2015monthly$0.056.72%7/13/20157/15/20158/3/2015
6/2/2015monthly$0.056.4%6/11/20156/15/20157/1/2015
5/4/2015monthly$0.056.31%5/13/20155/15/20156/1/2015
4/2/2015monthly$0.056.29%4/13/20154/15/20155/1/2015
3/3/2015monthly$0.056.29%3/11/20153/13/20154/1/2015
2/3/2015monthly$0.056.11%2/11/20152/13/20153/2/2015
1/6/2015monthly$0.056.39%1/13/20151/15/20152/2/2015
12/2/2014monthly$0.000.14%12/10/201412/12/201412/31/2014
11/4/2014monthly$0.056.53%11/12/201411/14/201412/1/2014
10/6/2014monthly$0.056.58%10/10/201410/15/201411/3/2014
9/4/2014monthly$0.056.64%9/11/20149/15/201410/1/2014
8/4/2014monthly$0.056.67%8/13/20148/15/20149/2/2014
7/2/2014monthly$0.056.64%7/11/20147/15/20148/1/2014
6/3/2014monthly$0.066.95%6/12/20146/16/20147/1/2014
5/2/2014monthly$0.067.02%5/13/20145/15/20146/2/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSE:MVF)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/25/2017Phillip SoccioInsiderBuy200$9.80$1,960.00View SEC Filing  
10/14/2016Phillip SoccioInsiderBuy250$9.95$2,487.50View SEC Filing  
4/1/2016Theodore R Jaeckel JrPortfolio ManagerSell912$10.78$9,831.36View SEC Filing  
3/31/2016Theodore R Jaeckel JrPortfolio ManagerSell588$10.78$6,338.64View SEC Filing  
3/24/2016Theodore R Jaeckel JrPortfolio ManagerSell1,500$10.69$16,035.00View SEC Filing  
3/2/2016Theodore R Jaeckel JrPortfolio ManagerSell1,160$10.58$12,272.80View SEC Filing  
4/23/2014Peter HayesInsiderBuy3,000$9.64$28,920.00View SEC Filing  
6/12/2013Theodore R Jaeckel JrPortfolio ManagerBuy2,000$10.10$20,200.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSE:MVF)
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News IconWhat Will Happen to BlackRock MuniVest Fund Inc. (MVF) Next? The Stock Formed a Several Months Bearish Multiple Bottom (NYSE:MVF)
randolphguide.com - February 4 at 12:28 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc. (MVF) (NYSE:MVF)
finance.yahoo.com - January 8 at 11:27 PM
seekingalpha.com logoBlackRock declares monthly distribution on National Funds (NYSE:MVF)
seekingalpha.com - June 7 at 6:32 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoPair sentenced to prison for $665 million financial fraud (NYSE:MVF)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 8:41 PM

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What is BlackRock MuniVest Fund's stock symbol?

BlackRock MuniVest Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "MVF."

How often does BlackRock MuniVest Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BlackRock MuniVest Fund?

BlackRock MuniVest Fund declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, February 15th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, February 15th will be given a dividend of $0.0495 per share on Wednesday, March 1st. This represents a $0.59 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.99%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, February 13th.

How do I buy BlackRock MuniVest Fund stock?

Shares of BlackRock MuniVest 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 MuniVest Fund stock cost?

One share of BlackRock MuniVest Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $9.91.

BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSE:MVF) Chart for Thursday, February, 23, 2017


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Last Updated on 2/23/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff