News headlines about Blackrock Taxable Municipal Bond Trust (NYSE:BBN) have trended positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Blackrock Taxable Municipal Bond Trust earned a media sentiment score of 0.30 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the investment management company an impact score of 46.1141705220879 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the next few days.
Shares of Blackrock Taxable Municipal Bond Trust (NYSE BBN) opened at $23.39 on Friday. Blackrock Taxable Municipal Bond Trust has a 52-week low of $21.49 and a 52-week high of $23.96.
The firm also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, January 9th. Investors of record on Friday, December 29th will be given a dividend of $0.1318 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 28th. This represents a $1.58 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 6.76%.
BlackRock Taxable Municipal Bond Trust (the Trust) is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust’s investment objective is to seek high current income, with a secondary objective of capital appreciation. The Trust seeks to achieve its investment objectives by investing primarily in a portfolio of taxable municipal securities, including Build America Bonds (BABs), issued by state and local governments to finance capital projects, such as public schools, roads, transportation infrastructure, bridges, ports and public buildings.
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