BlackRock Income Trust (NYSE:BKT) declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, June 5th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 14th will be given a dividend of 0.0344 per share on Friday, June 28th. This represents a $0.41 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.82%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 13th.

BlackRock Income Trust has raised its dividend by an average of 0.8% per year over the last three years.

BlackRock Income Trust stock traded up $0.01 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $6.05. The stock had a trading volume of 300 shares, compared to its average volume of 123,208. BlackRock Income Trust has a fifty-two week low of $5.55 and a fifty-two week high of $6.05.

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BlackRock Income Trust Company Profile

BlackRock Income Trust, Inc is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc The fund is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. It invests in the fixed income markets of the United States. The fund invests in securities of companies that operate across diversified sectors. It invests in securities such as U.S.

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Dividend History for BlackRock Income Trust (NYSE:BKT)

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