News coverage about BlackRock Municipal Bond Trust (NYSE:BBK) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research group identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. BlackRock Municipal Bond Trust earned a daily sentiment score of 0.22 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the financial services provider an impact score of 47.8795080905269 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.

BlackRock Municipal Bond Trust (BBK) traded down 0.12% during trading on Friday, hitting $16.00. 8,421 shares of the stock were exchanged. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $15.95 and its 200-day moving average price is $15.44. BlackRock Municipal Bond Trust has a 1-year low of $14.50 and a 1-year high of $18.06.

The business also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, October 2nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 15th will be issued a $0.0635 dividend. This represents a $0.76 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 4.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 14th.

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BlackRock Municipal Bond Trust Company Profile

BlackRock Municipal Bond Trust is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust’s investment objective is to provide current income exempt from regular federal income tax. The Trust seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing primarily in municipal bonds exempt from regular federal income taxes (except that the interest may be subject to the federal alternative minimum tax).

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