BlackRock MuniYield Insured Investment (NYSE:MFT) Shares Down 1.1%

BlackRock MuniYield Insured Investment (NYSE:MFT) shares traded down 1.1% during trading on Wednesday . The company traded as low as $14.34 and last traded at $14.37, 49,000 shares traded hands during trading. An increase of 141% from the average session volume of 20,367 shares. The stock had previously closed at $14.53.

The stock’s 50-day moving average price is $14.06 and its 200 day moving average price is $13.65.

The business also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, March 2nd. Stockholders of record on Friday, February 14th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.18%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 13th.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently made changes to their positions in the company. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. raised its position in shares of BlackRock MuniYield Insured Investment by 4.4% during the fourth quarter. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. now owns 89,325 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $1,212,000 after buying an additional 3,781 shares during the last quarter. Pacitti Group Inc. raised its position in shares of BlackRock MuniYield Insured Investment by 32.0% during the fourth quarter. Pacitti Group Inc. now owns 20,200 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $274,000 after buying an additional 4,900 shares during the last quarter. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. increased its stake in BlackRock MuniYield Insured Investment by 949.0% in the third quarter. Benjamin F. Edwards & Company Inc. now owns 17,833 shares of the financial services provider’s stock valued at $247,000 after acquiring an additional 16,133 shares during the period. Finally, Mariner Investment Group LLC bought a new stake in BlackRock MuniYield Insured Investment in the fourth quarter valued at about $292,000. 6.81% of the stock is owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

BlackRock MuniYield Insured Investment Company Profile (NYSE:MFT)

BlackRock MuniYield Investment Quality Fund 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 invests primarily in a portfolio of long-term investment grade municipal obligations exempt from federal income taxes.

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