Fiera Capital Corp Purchases 111,735 Shares of BlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc. (NYSE:MVF)

Fiera Capital Corp raised its position in BlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc. (NYSE:MVFFree Report) by 15.7% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 822,503 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 111,735 shares during the quarter. Fiera Capital Corp’s holdings in BlackRock MuniVest Fund were worth $5,535,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

A number of other hedge funds also recently made changes to their positions in MVF. Robinson Capital Management LLC grew its stake in BlackRock MuniVest Fund by 7.4% in the second quarter. Robinson Capital Management LLC now owns 966,887 shares of the company’s stock valued at $6,542,000 after acquiring an additional 66,842 shares during the period. Wolverine Asset Management LLC acquired a new stake in BlackRock MuniVest Fund in the second quarter valued at approximately $140,000. Van ECK Associates Corp grew its stake in BlackRock MuniVest Fund by 4.5% in the second quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 479,353 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,226,000 after acquiring an additional 20,786 shares during the period. Bank of New York Mellon Corp acquired a new stake in BlackRock MuniVest Fund in the second quarter valued at approximately $301,000. Finally, Merit Financial Group LLC acquired a new stake in BlackRock MuniVest Fund in the second quarter valued at approximately $220,000. 39.48% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

BlackRock MuniVest Fund Price Performance

Shares of BlackRock MuniVest Fund stock opened at $6.47 on Wednesday. BlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc. has a 52 week low of $5.85 and a 52 week high of $7.25. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of $6.22 and a two-hundred day moving average price of $6.52.

BlackRock MuniVest Fund Dividend Announcement

The company also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 1st. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 15th will be paid a $0.021 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 14th. This represents a $0.25 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.89%.

BlackRock MuniVest Fund Company Profile

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BlackRock MuniVest Fund, Inc is a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc It is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. The fund invests in the fixed income markets of the United States. It primarily invests in investment grade, long term municipal obligations that are exempt from federal income taxes.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for BlackRock MuniVest Fund (NYSE:MVF)

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