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BlackRock Income Trust, Inc. (BKT)

USA
Closed-End Fund - Debt
NYSE
BKT Price and Sentiment
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BKT Latest news
Seeking Alpha
Negative
BKT: Leveraged Agency MBS CEF, Unsustainable Distribution
2021-10-19 15:31

A reader asked for my thoughts on BKT.

Seeking Alpha
Positive
BKT - Leveraged MBS Fund With A 6.5% Yield
2021-09-22 07:31

BKT is a robust MBS CEF with a strong historical performance. The fund has never traded at a premium in the past decade except in 2021.

Seeking Alpha
Negative
BKT: A Few Reasons I'm Not Buying Here
2021-07-15 13:13

BKT had been a long-term staple of my portfolio, but I am not comfortable with positions at these levels. The fund typically had a slight discount to NAV in the past. Now, it has a premium in excess of 5%.

Seeking Alpha
Positive
DSL: Discount Closing, Still Some Opportunity
2021-03-12 09:06

Revisiting DSL after the distribution cut looks like there is still some opportunity here. High yield and emerging market debt can mean less sensitivity to interest rate increases that DSL invests in.

Seeking Alpha
Neutral
I'm Still Holding BKT, But I'm Lukewarm On New Positions
2021-02-21 14:05

BKT has been a core holding for me, delivering an above-average yield with minimum volatility. I use this fund as a place to hold cash, and then take advantage of more risk-on opportunities as they arise.

Seeking Alpha
Positive
BKT: Dissecting This High-Yield, High-Quality CEF
2021-01-22 03:22

BKT has been on the radar of many income investors due to its ultra high-quality allocation and a very attractive distribution rate of 6.85%. We take a look at how this fund is able to generate an income yield that is an order of magnitude higher than that of AAA-rated securities.

Seeking Alpha
Positive
BKT: Agency Mortgage-Backed Securities Remain One Of My Core Equity Hedges
2020-12-11 17:35

BKT's portfolio is almost exclusively agency mortgage backed securities, which are historically a very stable asset class. The fund sports a small discount to NAV, and its leverage helps deliver an income stream near 7%.

Seeking Alpha
Positive
BKT: The Housing Market Is A Gamble Right Now, But Agency MBS Are Still Safe
2020-06-02 07:01

BKT: The Housing Market Is A Gamble Right Now, But Agency MBS Are Still Safe

Seeking Alpha
Negative
For Bonds It's Probably 'Game Over'
2020-03-16 09:23

The tremendous bull bond market run from 1981 is probably now ending.

Bloomberg Markets and Finance
Positive
BlackRock Extends ETF Dominance With $116 Billion Inflows
2020-01-03 10:40

BlackRock Inc.exchange-traded funds than any other issuer for a sixth year in 2019.