BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:BDJ)

$8.96 0.01 (0.11 %)
(As of 11/21/2017 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$8.95
Today's Range$8.94 - $8.99
52-Week Range$7.94 - $9.31
Volume447,738 shs
Average Volume424,566 shs
Market Capitalization$1.68 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield6.25%
Beta0.86

About BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE:BDJ)

BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust logoBlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (the Trust) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust's primary investment objective is to provide current income and current gains, with a secondary investment objective of long-term capital appreciation. It seeks to achieve its investment objectives by investing in common stocks that pay dividends and have the potential for capital appreciation and by utilizing an option writing (selling) strategy to seek total return performance and enhance distributions. It invests, under normal market conditions, at least 80% of its total assets in dividend paying equities. It may invest directly in such securities or synthetically through the use of derivatives. It invests in sectors, such as financials, healthcare, energy, industrials, information technology, consumer staples, consumer discretionary, utilities, materials and telecommunication services. The Fund's investment advisor and manger is BlackRock Advisors, LLC.


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  • Dividend Yield: 6.3%
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  • Outstanding Shares: 188,980,000
 

Frequently Asked Questions for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE:BDJ)

What is BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust's stock symbol?

BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BDJ."

How often does BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust?

BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust declared a monthly dividend on Thursday, November 2nd. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, November 15th will be given a dividend of $0.0467 per share on Thursday, November 30th. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 6.25%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 14th. View BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust's Dividend History.

Who are some of BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust's key competitors?

Who are BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust's key executives?

BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Richard E. Cavanagh, Independent Chairman of the Board of Trustees (Age 71)
  • John M. Perlowski, President, Chief Executive Officer, Trustee (Age 53)
  • Karen P. Robards, Independent Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees (Age 67)
  • Neal J. Andrews, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)
  • Charles C. S. Park, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 50)
  • Robert W. Crothers, Vice President (Age 36)
  • Jay M. Fife, Treasurer (Age 47)
  • Janey Ahn, Secretary (Age 42)
  • Michael J. Castellano, Independent Trustee (Age 71)
  • Frank J. Fabozzi, Independent Trustee (Age 69)

Who owns BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust stock?

BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.39%), Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.00%), Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.79%), Richard C. Young & CO. LTD. (0.78%), Stifel Financial Corp (0.72%) and Relative Value Partners Group LLC (0.69%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust.

Who sold BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust stock? Who is selling BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust stock?

BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Relative Value Partners Group LLC, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Stifel Financial Corp, Wedbush Securities Inc., Private Advisor Group LLC, Conning Inc., Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. and Vicus Capital. View Insider Buying and Selling for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust.

Who bought BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust stock? Who is buying BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust stock?

BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shaker Financial Services LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc., Richard C. Young & CO. LTD., Oakworth Capital Inc., Crestwood Advisors Group LLC and Merriman Wealth Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust.

How do I buy BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust stock?

Shares of BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust's stock price today?

One share of BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust stock can currently be purchased for approximately $8.96.

How big of a company is BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust?

BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust has a market capitalization of $1.68 billion.

How can I contact BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust?

BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust's mailing address is 100 Bellevue Pkwy, WILMINGTON, DE 19809-3700, United States. The investment management company can be reached via phone at +1-888-8252257.


MarketBeat Community Rating for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE BDJ)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  30 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  27 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  57
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Analyst Ratings

Analysts' Consensus Rating for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE:BDJ)

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Ratings Breakdown: 0 Sell Ratings, 0 Hold Ratings, 0 Buy Ratings, 0 Strong Buy RatingsNo ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Analysts' Consensus Price Target: N/A

Consensus Price Target History for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE:BDJ)

Price Target History for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE:BDJ)

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Earnings

Earnings History for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE:BDJ)


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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE:BDJ)

Next Dividend:11/30/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.56
Dividend Yield:6.25%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
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Frequency:Monthly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE:BDJ)

Dividend History by Quarter for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE BDJ)

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/2/2017monthly$0.056.1%11/14/201711/15/201711/30/2017
10/3/2017monthly$0.056.14%10/13/201710/16/201710/31/2017
9/5/2017monthly$0.056.38%9/14/20179/15/20179/29/2017
8/3/2017monthly$0.056.26%8/11/20178/15/20178/31/2017
7/5/2017monthly$0.056.28%7/12/20177/14/20177/31/2017
6/2/2017monthly$0.056.4%6/13/20176/15/20176/30/2017
5/2/2017monthly$0.056.44%5/11/20175/15/20175/31/2017
4/4/2017monthly$0.056.6%4/11/20174/13/20174/28/2017
3/2/2017monthly$0.056.62%3/13/20173/15/20173/31/2017
2/15/2017monthly$0.056.68%2/13/20172/15/20172/28/2017
1/4/2017monthly$0.056.83%1/11/20171/13/20171/31/2017
7/2/2015monthly$0.057.03%7/13/20157/15/20157/31/2015
6/2/2015monthly$0.056.84%6/11/20156/15/20156/30/2015
5/4/2015monthly$0.056.78%5/13/20155/15/20155/29/2015
4/2/2015monthly$0.056.87%4/13/20154/15/20154/30/2015
3/3/2015monthly$0.056.72%3/11/20153/13/20153/31/2015
2/3/2015monthly$0.057.01%2/11/20152/13/20152/27/2015
1/5/2015monthly$0.056.99%1/13/20151/15/20151/30/2015
12/10/2014monthly$0.056.83%12/18/201412/22/201412/31/2014
11/4/2014monthly$0.056.68%11/12/201411/14/201411/28/2014
10/2/2014special$0.096.95%10/10/201410/15/201410/31/2014
9/4/2014monthly$0.056.7%9/11/20149/16/20149/30/2014
6/3/2014quarterly$0.146.72%6/12/20146/16/20146/30/2014
3/4/2014quarterly$0.147.06%3/12/20143/14/20143/31/2014
12/10/2013quarterly$0.147.16%12/18/201312/20/201312/31/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE BDJ)

Insider Trades by Quarter for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE:BDJ)
Insider Trades by Quarter for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE:BDJ)

Insider Trades by Quarter for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE BDJ)

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
3/2/2016Kyle McclementsPortfolio ManagerBuy2,000$7.35$14,700.00View SEC Filing  
3/23/2015Kathleen M AndersonPortfolio ManagerBuy25,000$8.31$207,750.00View SEC Filing  
2/11/2015James T FlynnDirectorSell14,113$8.12$114,597.56View SEC Filing  
12/10/2014Henry GabbayDirectorSell1,715$8.23$14,114.45View SEC Filing  
12/9/2014Henry GabbayDirectorSell3,663$8.22$30,109.86View SEC Filing  
10/25/2013Kyle McclementsPortfolio ManagerBuy1,000$7.72$7,720.00View SEC Filing  
5/23/2013Kyle McclementsPortfolio ManagerBuy1,000$7.90$7,900.00View SEC Filing  
10/10/2012Kathleen M AndersonPortfolio ManagerBuy20,000$7.59$151,800.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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This page was last updated on 11/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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