NYSE:BGT

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust Stock Forecast, Price & News

$12.80
+0.01 (+0.08 %)
(As of 07/23/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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$12.75
$12.80
50-Day Range
$12.57
$13.07
52-Week Range
$10.95
$13.45
Volume4,489 shs
Average Volume87,599 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.06%
BetaN/A
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About BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust is a close ended fixed income mutual fund launched by BlackRoack Inc. The fund is co-managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC and BlackRock Financial Management, Inc. It invests in the fixed income markets across the globe while focusing on the United States. The fund invests in bonds of companies operating across diversified sectors. It invests in corporate bonds with average effective duration of its portfolio will be no more than 1.5 years. The fund was formerly known as BlackRock Global Floating Rate Income Trust. BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust was formed on August 30, 2004 and is domiciled in the United States.

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0.50 out of 5 stars

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161st out of 344 stocks

Investment Trusts/Mutual Funds Industry

153rd out of 330 stocks

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BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (NYSE:BGT) Frequently Asked Questions

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Are investors shorting BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust?

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 47,600 shares, an increase of 44.7% from the June 15th total of 32,900 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 97,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.5 days.
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How has BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's stock was trading at $11.07 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BGT stock has increased by 15.6% and is now trading at $12.80.
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How often does BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust?

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust announced a monthly dividend on Saturday, July 3rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.0647 per share on Friday, July 30th. This represents a $0.78 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 6.07%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, July 14th.
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Is BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust a good dividend stock?

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust pays an annual dividend of $0.74 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 0.06%.
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Who are BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's key executives?

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Charles Choon Sik Park, Chief Compliance Officer and Anti-Money Laundering Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Mark J. Williams, Portfolio Mang.
  • Mr. James Edward Keenan C.F.A., CFA, Portfolio Mang. (Age 45)
  • Mr. C. Adrian Marshall, Portfolio Mang.
  • Mr. Joshua Tarnow, Portfolio Mang.

Who are some of BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust investors own include Philip Morris International (PM), AT&T (T), The Blackstone Group (BX), Citigroup (C), Energy Transfer (ET), Main Street Capital (MAIN), Pembina Pipeline (PBA), Pfizer (PFE), PIMCO Corporate & Income Opportunity Fund (PTY) and Verizon Communications (VZ).

What is BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's stock symbol?

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BGT."

How do I buy shares of BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust?

Shares of BGT can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's stock price today?

One share of BGT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.80.

What is BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's official website?

The official website for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust is www.blackrock.com.

Where are BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's headquarters?

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust is headquartered at 100 Bellevue Pkwy, WILMINGTON, DE 19809-3700, United States.

How can I contact BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust?

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's mailing address is 100 Bellevue Pkwy, WILMINGTON, DE 19809-3700, United States. The investment management company can be reached via phone at 302-797-2000.


This page was last updated on 7/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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