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BlackRock Credit Allocation Income Trust (BTZ) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 13, 2013

BlackRock Credit Allocation Income Trust ( BTZ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.0785 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BTZ stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th year that BTZ the same dividend. At the current stock price of $14.02, the dividend yield is 6.72%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BTZ was $14.02, representing a -2.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.44 and a 9.36% increase over the 52 week low of $12.82.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BTZ Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to BTZ through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have BTZ as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares CEF Income Composite Portfolio ( PCEF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PCEF with an increase of 2.37% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BTZ at 1.21%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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