Cash Dividend On The Way From BlackRock Municipal Income Investment Quality Trust (BAF)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 4/11/13, BlackRock Municipal Income Investment Quality Trust ( BAF) BAF will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0685, payable on 5/1/13. As a percentage of BAF's recent stock price of $15.60, this dividend works out to approximately 0.44%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for BAF, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0685 declared by BlackRock Municipal Income Investment Quality Trust:

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from BAF is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.27% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

In Tuesday trading, BlackRock Municipal Income Investment Quality Trust shares are currently down about 0.1% on the day.
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