Blackrock Muniyield Investment Quality Fund (NYSE:MFT) Shifting Institutional Investors Sentiment

June 19, 2017 - By Henry Gaston

 Blackrock Muniyield Investment Quality Fund (NYSE:MFT) Shifting Institutional Investors Sentiment

Sentiment for Blackrock Muniyield Investment Quality Fund (NYSE:MFT)

Blackrock Muniyield Investment Quality Fund (NYSE:MFT) institutional sentiment increased to 1.25 in 2016 Q4. Its up 0.46, from 0.79 in 2016Q3. The ratio improved, as 10 investment professionals increased or opened new stock positions, while 8 reduced and sold their positions in Blackrock Muniyield Investment Quality Fund. The investment professionals in our partner’s database now hold: 1.56 million shares, down from 1.57 million shares in 2016Q3. Also, the number of investment professionals holding Blackrock Muniyield Investment Quality Fund in their top 10 stock positions was flat from 0 to 0 for the same number . Sold All: 2 Reduced: 6 Increased: 6 New Position: 4.

BlackRock MuniYield Investment Quality Fund is a closed-end management investment company. The company has market cap of $120.93 million. The Company’s investment objective is to provide shareholders with as high a level of current income exempt from federal income taxes as is consistent with its investment policies and prudent investment management. It currently has negative earnings. It seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing at least 80% of its assets in municipal obligations exempt from federal income taxes (except that the interest may be subject to the federal alternative minimum tax).

About 633 shares traded. BlackRock MuniYield Insured Investment (NYSE:MFT) has declined 3.63% since June 19, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 20.33% the S&P500.

Sit Investment Associates Inc holds 0.13% of its portfolio in BlackRock MuniYield Insured Investment for 364,491 shares. Oxbow Advisors Llc owns 10,950 shares or 0.02% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Provise Management Group Llc has 0.02% invested in the company for 10,000 shares. The Pennsylvania-based Staley Capital Advisers Inc has invested 0.02% in the stock. Finemark National Bank & Trust, a Florida-based fund reported 6,828 shares.#img1#

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