BlackRock MuniYield New Jersey Fund, Inc (NYSE:MYJ) announced a monthly dividend on Thursday, May 2nd, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 15th will be given a dividend of 0.0605 per share by the investment management company on Monday, June 3rd. This represents a $0.73 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.92%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, May 14th.
BlackRock MuniYield New Jersey Fund has decreased its dividend by an average of 5.6% annually over the last three years.
MYJ stock opened at $14.75 on Monday. BlackRock MuniYield New Jersey Fund has a twelve month low of $12.54 and a twelve month high of $14.85.
BlackRock MuniYield New Jersey Fund, Inc is a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc It is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. The fund invests in the fixed income markets of the United States. It primarily invests in long-term, investment grade quality municipal obligations that are exempt from federal income taxes and New Jersey personal income taxes.
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