BlackRock 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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- Symbol: NYSE:MVF
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- 50 Day Moving Avg: $9.68
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $9.74
- 52 Week Range: $9.34 - $11.26
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Average Volume: 102,970 shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSE:MVF)
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 announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, May 2nd. Shareholders of record on Monday, May 15th will be given a dividend of $0.046 per share on Thursday, June 1st. This represents a $0.55 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.65%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 11th. View BlackRock MuniVest Fund's Dividend History.
Who are some of BlackRock MuniVest Fund's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to BlackRock MuniVest Fund include HDFC Bank Limited (HDB), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), Wells Fargo & Co (WFC), Bank of America Corp (BAC), General Electric Company (GE), Wal-Mart Stores (WMT), Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.B), AT&T (T), Anheuser Busch Inbev NV (BUD), China Mobile (CHL), Procter & Gamble Co (PG), Royal Dutch Shell plc (RDS.A) and Visa (V).
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 $9.77.
Consensus Ratings for BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSE:MVF) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
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Analysts' Ratings History for BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSE:MVF)
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Current Dividend Information for BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSE:MVF)
|Dividend Growth:||-4.50% (3 Year Average)|
Dividend History by Quarter for BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSE:MVF)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSE:MVF)Insider Trades by Quarter for BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSE:MVF)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|1/25/2017||Phillip Soccio||Insider||Buy||200||$9.80||$1,960.00|| |
|10/14/2016||Phillip Soccio||Insider||Buy||250||$9.95||$2,487.50|| |
|4/1/2016||Theodore R Jaeckel Jr||Portfolio Manager||Sell||912||$10.78||$9,831.36|| |
|3/31/2016||Theodore R Jaeckel Jr||Portfolio Manager||Sell||588||$10.78||$6,338.64|| |
|3/24/2016||Theodore R Jaeckel Jr||Portfolio Manager||Sell||1,500||$10.69||$16,035.00|| |
|3/2/2016||Theodore R Jaeckel Jr||Portfolio Manager||Sell||1,160||$10.58||$12,272.80|| |
|4/23/2014||Peter Hayes||Insider||Buy||3,000||$9.64||$28,920.00|| |
|6/12/2013||Theodore R Jaeckel Jr||Portfolio Manager||Buy||2,000||$10.10||$20,200.00|| |
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