Media coverage about Blackrock Credit Allocation Income Trust (NYSE:BTZ) has been trending positive recently, Accern reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Blackrock Credit Allocation Income Trust earned a coverage optimism score of 0.33 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news headlines about the investment management company an impact score of 47.6186363313628 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

Shares of Blackrock Credit Allocation Income Trust (NYSE:BTZ) opened at $13.11 on Thursday. Blackrock Credit Allocation Income Trust has a one year low of $12.59 and a one year high of $13.66.

The firm also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, January 9th. Investors of record on Friday, December 29th were paid a dividend of $0.067 per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, December 28th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.13%.

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About Blackrock Credit Allocation Income Trust

BlackRock Credit Allocation Income Trust (the Trust) is a non-diversified closed-end management investment company. The Trust’s investment objective is to provide current income, current gains and capital appreciation. The Trust has investments in industries, such as oil, gas and consumable fuels; real estate investment trusts; auto components; automobiles; banks; aerospace and defense; air freight and logistics; beverages; airlines; biotechnology; building products; capital markets; chemicals; containers and packaging; communications equipment; diversified telecommunication services; electric utilities; food and staples retailing; food products; healthcare equipment and supplies; electronic equipment, instruments and components; industrial conglomerates; insurance; Internet software and services; household durables; media; household products; independent power and renewable electricity producers, and metals and mining.

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