INVESTMENT APPROACHBlackRock Income Trust, Inc.’s (BKT) (the 'Trust') investment objective is to manage a portfolio of high-quality securities to achieve both preservation of capital and high monthly income. The Trust seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing at least 65% of its assets in mortgage-backed securities. The Trust invests at least 80% of its assets in securities that are (i) issued or guaranteed by the US government or one of its agencies or instrumentalities or (ii) rated at the time of investment either AAA by S&P or Aaa by Moody’s. The Trust may invest directly in such securities or synthetically through the use of derivatives.
No assurance can be given that the Trust’s investment objective will be achieved.
|NAV Total Return (%)||3.64||3.75||4.36||6.71|
|Market Price Total Return (%)||9.32||3.55||6.17||6.62|
|NAV Total Return (%)||1.89||-||3.64||11.66||23.80||91.36|
|Market Price Total Return (%)||4.83||-||9.32||11.03||34.87||89.76|
The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor’s shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted.
Past distributions are not indicative of future distributions.
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as of 31-Mar-2016
|FEDERAL NATIONAL MORTGAGE ASSOCIATION||41.55|
|UNITED STATES TREASURY||3.91|
Allocations are subject to change.