BB&T Securities LLC acquired a new stake in shares of BlackRock MuniHoldings Quality Fund, Inc. (NYSE:MUS) in the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm acquired 12,414 shares of the investment management company’s stock, valued at approximately $168,000. BB&T Securities LLC owned 0.10% of BlackRock MuniHoldings Quality Fund as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the business. Advisors Asset Management Inc. lifted its holdings in shares of BlackRock MuniHoldings Quality Fund by 9.4% during the third quarter. Advisors Asset Management Inc. now owns 258,920 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $3,521,000 after acquiring an additional 22,347 shares during the period. Robinson Capital Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of BlackRock MuniHoldings Quality Fund by 22.3% during the second quarter. Robinson Capital Management LLC now owns 171,151 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $2,300,000 after acquiring an additional 31,206 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP lifted its holdings in shares of BlackRock MuniHoldings Quality Fund by 5.3% during the third quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 91,310 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $1,242,000 after acquiring an additional 4,597 shares during the period. Laurion Capital Management LP bought a new position in shares of BlackRock MuniHoldings Quality Fund during the second quarter valued at $517,000. Finally, Van ECK Associates Corp lifted its holdings in shares of BlackRock MuniHoldings Quality Fund by 38.5% during the second quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 31,430 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $422,000 after acquiring an additional 8,737 shares during the period.

Shares of BlackRock MuniHoldings Quality Fund, Inc. (NYSE MUS) traded up $0.02 during midday trading on Thursday, hitting $13.54. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 49,200 shares, compared to its average volume of 27,872. BlackRock MuniHoldings Quality Fund, Inc. has a 12 month low of $12.83 and a 12 month high of $14.32.

The business also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 29th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, December 12th will be issued a dividend of $0.0635 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 11th. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.63%.

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BlackRock MuniHoldings Quality Fund Company Profile

BlackRock MuniHoldings Quality Fund, Inc (the Fund) is a non-diversified, closed-ended management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to provide shareholders with current income exempt from federal income taxes. The Fund seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing primarily in long-term, investment grade municipal obligations exempt from federal income taxes (except that the interest may be subject to the federal alternative minimum tax).

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for BlackRock MuniHoldings Quality Fund (NYSE:MUS)

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