Trading volume for Blackrock Muniyield Quality Fund was 62K by the end of trading on Tuesday. Overall, volume was up 93.38% over the stocks normal daily volume.
Investors are feeling more bullish on shares of the company recently if you take note of the fall in short interest. The company had a fall in short interest of -61.75% as of October 31, 2017 from the last reporting period. Short shares fell 13,991 over that period. With short interest at 8,668 and short average daily volume at 31,788, the short-interest ratio is 0.0 and the short interest percentage is 0.00% as of October 31.
A few notable investment firms have updated their holdings. Oppenheimer & Co Inc trimmed its ownership by shedding 2,998 shares a decrease of 15.1% in the quarter. Oppenheimer & Co Inc controls 16,889 shares with a value of $260,000. The total value of its holdings decreased 14.8%. Stifel Financial Corp cut its holdings by selling 500 shares a decrease of 3.4%. Stifel Financial Corp now holds 14,300 shares valued at $220,000. The value of the position overall is down by 3.5%.
As of the end of the quarter Fiduciary Financial Services Of THE Southwest Inc /TX had bought a total of 1,800 shares growing its stake by 15.1%. The value of the total investment in Blackrock Muniyield Quality Fund increased from $183,000 to $211,000 increasing 15.3% quarter to quarter. As of quarter end Raymond James & Associates had disposed of 2,822 shares trimming its position 4.5%. The value of the investment in MQY went from $969,000 to $930,000 a change of $39,000 since the last quarter.
The company is so far trading up by 0.38% percent from yesterday’s close. The P/E ratio is N/A and the market value is 484.76M.
BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund, Inc. (the Fund) is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund seeks to provide a high level of current income exempt from federal income taxes by investing primarily in a portfolio of long-term, high-grade municipal obligations, the interest on which is exempt from federal income taxes. BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund, Inc. may invest in certain securities, whose income return is inversely related to changes in a floating interest rate (inverse floaters). The Fund may purchase and write call and put options. The Fund may also invest in swap agreements..