Janney Montgomery Scott LLC Purchases New Holdings in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II, Inc. (NYSE:MQT)

Janney Montgomery Scott LLC purchased a new stake in shares of BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II, Inc. (NYSE:MQTGet Rating) during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The institutional investor purchased 21,102 shares of the investment management company’s stock, valued at approximately $244,000. Janney Montgomery Scott LLC owned about 0.09% of BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II at the end of the most recent quarter.

Other hedge funds also recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Wolverine Asset Management LLC bought a new position in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II during the 1st quarter valued at about $166,000. Van ECK Associates Corp boosted its position in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II by 28.0% in the 1st quarter. Van ECK Associates Corp now owns 120,606 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $1,465,000 after buying an additional 26,401 shares during the period. LexAurum Advisors LLC purchased a new stake in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II in the 1st quarter valued at about $133,000. Goodwin Daniel L boosted its position in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II by 14.4% in the 2nd quarter. Goodwin Daniel L now owns 15,900 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $183,000 after buying an additional 2,000 shares during the period. Finally, Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC boosted its position in BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II by 67.8% in the 1st quarter. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC now owns 4,541 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $55,000 after buying an additional 1,835 shares during the period. 21.22% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors.

BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II Price Performance

BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II stock opened at $10.05 on Thursday. BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II, Inc. has a 1 year low of $9.26 and a 1 year high of $14.75. The firm has a 50-day moving average of $10.18 and a two-hundred day moving average of $11.20.

BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II Dividend Announcement

The business also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, December 1st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, November 15th will be given a $0.043 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Monday, November 14th. This represents a $0.52 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.13%.

About BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II

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BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II, Inc is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc It is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. The fund invests in fixed income markets. It primarily invests in municipal debt bonds exempt from federal income taxes. BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II, Inc was formed in September 21, 1992 and is domiciled in United States.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for BlackRock MuniYield Quality Fund II (NYSE:MQT)

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