BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II, Inc. Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.05 (NYSE:MQT)

BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II, Inc. (NYSE:MQTGet Free Report) announced a monthly dividend on Wednesday, April 3rd, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Monday, April 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.049 per share by the investment management company on Wednesday, May 1st. This represents a $0.59 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, April 12th.

BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II Trading Down 0.5 %

MQT traded down $0.05 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $10.20. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 65,079 shares, compared to its average volume of 49,053. BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II has a 12 month low of $8.59 and a 12 month high of $10.67. The business’s 50-day moving average price is $10.41 and its 200-day moving average price is $9.92.

Institutional Trading of BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently modified their holdings of MQT. Raymond James & Associates increased its stake in shares of BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II by 17.1% during the first quarter. Raymond James & Associates now owns 213,511 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $2,594,000 after buying an additional 31,235 shares during the period. Moors & Cabot Inc. increased its position in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II by 35.7% during the 1st quarter. Moors & Cabot Inc. now owns 38,000 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $462,000 after purchasing an additional 10,000 shares during the period. First Trust Advisors LP lifted its position in shares of BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II by 1.4% in the 1st quarter. First Trust Advisors LP now owns 103,724 shares of the investment management company’s stock worth $1,260,000 after purchasing an additional 1,397 shares during the period. Worth Asset Management LLC bought a new position in shares of BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II during the first quarter valued at approximately $113,000. Finally, Nations Financial Group Inc. IA ADV purchased a new position in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II during the first quarter valued at approximately $176,000. Institutional investors own 30.75% of the company’s stock.

BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II Company Profile

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BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II, Inc is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc It is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. The fund invests in fixed income markets. It primarily invests in municipal debt bonds exempt from federal income taxes. BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II, Inc was formed in September 21, 1992 and is domiciled in United States.

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