MQY Ex-Dividend Reminder - 4/11/13

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 4/11/13, BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund, Inc. (MQY) MQY will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.08, payable on 5/1/13. As a percentage of MQY's recent stock price of $16.70, this dividend works out to approximately 0.48%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for MQY, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.08 declared by BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund, Inc.:

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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 MQY is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.75% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, MQY makes up 1.07% of the CEF Municipal Income ETF ( XMPT) XMPT which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Tuesday.

In Tuesday trading, BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund, Inc. shares are currently off about 0.1% on the day.

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