Press coverage about BlackRock MuniYield New Jersey Fund (NYSE:MYJ) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. BlackRock MuniYield New Jersey Fund earned a news sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave headlines about the investment management company an impact score of 47.164427101424 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next few days.
Shares of BlackRock MuniYield New Jersey Fund traded down $0.01, hitting $13.77, during trading on Thursday, Marketbeat.com reports. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 6,955 shares, compared to its average volume of 30,939. BlackRock MuniYield New Jersey Fund has a fifty-two week low of $13.67 and a fifty-two week high of $17.48.
The company also recently announced a special dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, June 7th will be paid a dividend of $0.11 per share. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, June 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 5.21%. This is an increase from BlackRock MuniYield New Jersey Fund’s previous special dividend of $0.03.
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