Raymond James & Associates cut its stake in Blackrock Utlts Infra&Pwr Oprtnt Trst (NYSE:BUI) by 20.4% in the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 86,670 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock after selling 22,146 shares during the quarter. Raymond James & Associates’ holdings in Blackrock Utlts Infra&Pwr Oprtnt Trst were worth $1,734,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of BUI. Royal Bank of Canada lifted its holdings in Blackrock Utlts Infra&Pwr Oprtnt Trst by 58.0% in the 1st quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 41,437 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $821,000 after acquiring an additional 15,215 shares during the last quarter. Parallel Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in Blackrock Utlts Infra&Pwr Oprtnt Trst in the 2nd quarter valued at about $112,000. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. lifted its holdings in Blackrock Utlts Infra&Pwr Oprtnt Trst by 23.6% in the 2nd quarter. Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. now owns 41,436 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $829,000 after acquiring an additional 7,911 shares during the last quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC acquired a new stake in Blackrock Utlts Infra&Pwr Oprtnt Trst in the 2nd quarter valued at about $310,000. Finally, Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. lifted its holdings in Blackrock Utlts Infra&Pwr Oprtnt Trst by 36.3% in the 2nd quarter. Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. now owns 22,123 shares of the real estate investment trust’s stock valued at $443,000 after acquiring an additional 5,895 shares during the last quarter.

Shares of NYSE BUI opened at $19.74 on Friday. Blackrock Utlts Infra&Pwr Oprtnt Trst has a twelve month low of $19.08 and a twelve month high of $21.74.

The firm also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, October 31st. Shareholders of record on Monday, October 15th will be issued a $0.121 dividend. This represents a $1.45 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 7.36%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, October 12th.

About Blackrock Utlts Infra&Pwr Oprtnt Trst

BlackRock Utility, Infrastructure & Power Opportunities Trust is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc The fund is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. It invests in public equity markets across the globe. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating in the utilities and infrastructure sectors.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Blackrock Utlts Infra&Pwr Oprtnt Trst (NYSE:BUI)

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