BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund, Inc. (NYSE:HYT) announced a monthly dividend on Wednesday, December 20th, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 29th will be paid a dividend of 0.07 per share by the investment management company on Tuesday, January 9th. This represents a $0.84 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 7.64%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 28th.

BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund has decreased its dividend by an average of 3.2% annually over the last three years.

Shares of BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund (HYT) opened at $10.99 on Thursday. BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund has a 1-year low of $10.57 and a 1-year high of $11.47.

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About BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund

BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund, Inc is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust’s primary investment objective is to provide shareholders with current income. The Trust’s secondary investment objective is to provide shareholders with capital appreciation. The Trust seeks to achieve its objectives by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of fixed income securities, which are rated below investment grade or, if unrated, are considered by the investment advisor to be of comparable quality.

Dividend History for BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund (NYSE:HYT)

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