BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund, Inc. (NYSE:HYT – Get Free Report) was the recipient of a significant decrease in short interest during the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 730,900 shares, a decrease of 33.6% from the January 15th total of 1,100,000 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 530,700 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.4 days.
BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund Stock Up 0.1 %
NYSE:HYT opened at $9.72 on Tuesday. BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund has a twelve month low of $8.18 and a twelve month high of $9.81. The stock’s 50-day simple moving average is $9.42 and its 200 day simple moving average is $9.01.
BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund Announces Dividend
The business also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, February 29th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 15th will be given a $0.0779 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 14th. This represents a $0.93 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 9.62%.
Institutional Investors Weigh In On BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund
BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund Company Profile
BlackRock Corporate High Yield Fund, Inc is a close ended fixed income mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc The fund is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. It invests in fixed income markets across the globe. The fund invests in bonds of companies operating across diversified sectors. It primarily invests in bonds rated Ba or lower by Moody's Investors Service, Inc, or BB or lower by Standard & Poor's Corporation.
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