Raymond James & Associates Grows Stock Position in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund, Inc. (NYSE:MQY)

Raymond James & Associates lifted its stake in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund, Inc. (NYSE:MQYGet Rating) by 7.5% in the third quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 156,515 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 10,973 shares during the period. Raymond James & Associates’ holdings in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund were worth $1,729,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently bought and sold shares of the company. Captrust Financial Advisors purchased a new position in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund in the second quarter valued at $52,000. CWM LLC lifted its holdings in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund by 550.1% during the 2nd quarter. CWM LLC now owns 4,635 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $59,000 after buying an additional 3,922 shares during the last quarter. Nomura Holdings Inc. purchased a new stake in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund during the 2nd quarter worth about $128,000. Bar Harbor Wealth Management purchased a new stake in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund during the 3rd quarter worth about $136,000. Finally, Worth Asset Management LLC purchased a new stake in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund during the 1st quarter worth about $171,000.

BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund Stock Down 0.4 %

Shares of NYSE MQY opened at $12.30 on Wednesday. The business has a 50-day moving average of $11.78 and a two-hundred day moving average of $11.90. BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund, Inc. has a 1 year low of $10.48 and a 1 year high of $15.23.

BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund Dividend Announcement

The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, February 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 13th will be issued a dividend of $0.047 per share. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.59%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 12th.

BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund Company Profile

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BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund, Inc operates as a closed-end investment fund. It intends to provide shareholders with current income exempt from federal income taxes. The company was founded on July 21, 1992 is headquartered in Wilmington, DE.

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