Press coverage about Invesco Municipal Trust (NYSE:VKQ) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Invesco Municipal Trust earned a coverage optimism score of 0.23 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news stories about the investment management company an impact score of 45.1531247485226 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company’s share price in the next several days.
Invesco Municipal Trust (NYSE VKQ) traded up $0.05 on Friday, reaching $12.30. 125,868 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 136,311. Invesco Municipal Trust has a 1 year low of $11.89 and a 1 year high of $13.04.
The company also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, November 30th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 15th were issued a dividend of $0.0591 per share. This represents a $0.71 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.77%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, November 14th.
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About Invesco Municipal Trust
Invesco Municipal Trust (the Trust) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust’s investment objective is to provide common shareholders with a high level of current income exempt from federal income tax, consistent with preservation of capital. The Trust invests approximately 80% of its assets in municipal securities rated investment grade at the time of investment.
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