BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund, Inc. (NYSE:MQY) Portfolio Manager Michael Kalinoski Buys 1,000 Shares

BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund, Inc. (NYSE:MQY) Portfolio Manager Michael Kalinoski acquired 1,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, January 12th. The stock was bought at an average cost of $15.61 per share, with a total value of $15,610.00. The purchase was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this hyperlink.

Shares of BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund stock opened at $15.35 on Friday. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $16.09 and a 200 day moving average price of $16.44. BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund, Inc. has a 52 week low of $15.34 and a 52 week high of $17.80.

The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, February 1st. Shareholders of record on Friday, January 14th will be given a dividend of $0.063 per share. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.93%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 13th.

A number of institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of MQY. Massmutual Trust Co. FSB ADV purchased a new position in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $34,000. Howe & Rusling Inc. purchased a new position in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $44,000. Newbridge Financial Services Group Inc. raised its position in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund by 211.2% during the 2nd quarter. Newbridge Financial Services Group Inc. now owns 4,011 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $67,000 after buying an additional 2,722 shares during the last quarter. First Trust Advisors LP purchased a new position in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund during the 1st quarter worth approximately $145,000. Finally, Mercer Global Advisors Inc. ADV purchased a new position in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund during the 2nd quarter worth approximately $169,000. 36.53% of the stock is owned by institutional investors.

BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund Company Profile

BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund, Inc operates as a closed-end investment fund. It intends to provide shareholders with current income exempt from federal income taxes. The company was founded on July 21, 1992 is headquartered in Wilmington, DE.

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