BlackRock MuniHoldings Fund Inc. (NYSE:MHD) declared a special dividend on Monday, December 4th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, December 12th will be given a dividend of 0.0044 per share on Friday, December 29th. This represents a yield of 5.38%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 11th.

BlackRock MuniHoldings Fund has decreased its dividend by an average of 3.5% per year over the last three years.

Shares of BlackRock MuniHoldings Fund (MHD) traded down $0.01 during midday trading on Monday, hitting $16.63. The stock had a trading volume of 37,049 shares, compared to its average volume of 21,868. BlackRock MuniHoldings Fund has a 12-month low of $15.73 and a 12-month high of $18.25.

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About BlackRock MuniHoldings Fund

BlackRock MuniHoldings Fund, Inc (the Fund) is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s investment objective is to provide shareholders with current income exempt from federal income taxes. The Fund seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing approximately 80% of its assets in municipal bonds exempt from federal income taxes (except that the interest may be subject to the federal alternative minimum tax).

Dividend History for BlackRock MuniHoldings Fund (NYSE:MHD)

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