Media coverage about Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund (NYSE:BSD) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave press coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 45.9969807850388 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the next several days.

Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund (NYSE:BSD) opened at 14.63 on Friday. Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund has a one year low of $13.03 and a one year high of $15.25. The stock has a 50 day moving average of $14.19 and a 200-day moving average of $13.75.

The business also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 1st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, August 15th will be paid a $0.065 dividend. This represents a $0.78 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.33%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 11th.

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About Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust Fund

Blackrock Strategic Municipal Trust (the Trust) is a diversified closed-end management investment company. The Trust’s investment objective is to provide current income that is exempt from regular federal income tax and to invest in municipal bonds that over time will perform better than the broader municipal bond market.

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