NYSE:BGT - Blackrock Floating Rate Income Stock Price, Price Target & More

$13.63 -0.05 (-0.37 %)
(As of 04/25/2018 02:34 AM ET)
Previous Close$13.68
Today's Range$13.60 - $13.71
52-Week Range$13.40 - $14.79
Volume87,635 shs
Average Volume65,299 shs
Market Capitalization$328.68 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield5.04%

About Blackrock Floating Rate Income (NYSE:BGT)

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (the Trust) is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment Company. The Trust's investment objective is to provide current income, current gains and capital appreciation. The Trust has investments in various sectors, such as oil, gas and consumable fuels; real estate investment trusts; auto components; automobiles; banks; aerospace and defense; air freight and logistics; beverages; airlines; biotechnology; building products; capital markets; chemicals; containers and packaging; communications equipment; diversified telecommunication services; electric utilities; food and staples retailing; food products; healthcare equipment and supplies; electronic equipment, instruments and components; industrial conglomerates; insurance; Internet software and services; household durables; media; household products; independent power and renewable electricity producers, and metals and mining. Its investment manager is BlackRock Advisors, LLC.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry N/A


Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A


Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A


Outstanding Shares23,660,000

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Blackrock Floating Rate Income (NYSE:BGT) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Blackrock Floating Rate Income's stock symbol?

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

How often does Blackrock Floating Rate Income pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Blackrock Floating Rate Income?

Blackrock Floating Rate Income declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 3rd. Investors of record on Monday, April 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.0583 per share on Monday, April 30th. This represents a $0.70 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.13%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, April 13th. View Blackrock Floating Rate Income's Dividend History.

Who are Blackrock Floating Rate Income's key executives?

Blackrock Floating Rate Income'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 (Age 53)
  • Karen P. Robards, Independent Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees (Age 67)
  • Neal J. Andrews, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)
  • Brian P. Kindelan, Chief Compliance Officer, Anti-Money Laundering Officer (Age 58)
  • Anne F. Ackerley, Vice President (Age 55)
  • Robert W. Crothers, Vice President (Age 36)
  • Brendan Kyne, Vice President (Age 40)
  • Jay M. Fife, Treasurer (Age 47)
  • Janey Ahn, Secretary (Age 42)

Has Blackrock Floating Rate Income been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about BGT stock has been trending somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Blackrock Floating Rate Income earned a coverage optimism score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the investment management company an impact score of 44.92 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

How do I buy shares of Blackrock Floating Rate Income?

Shares of BGT 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 Floating Rate Income's stock price today?

One share of BGT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.63.

How big of a company is Blackrock Floating Rate Income?

Blackrock Floating Rate Income has a market capitalization of $328.68 million.

How can I contact Blackrock Floating Rate Income?

Blackrock Floating Rate Income's mailing address is 100 Bellevue Pkwy, WILMINGTON, DE 19809-3700, United States. The investment management company can be reached via phone at +1-212-7545336.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Blackrock Floating Rate Income (BGT)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  55 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  46 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  101
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Blackrock Floating Rate Income and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BGT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BGT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Blackrock Floating Rate Income (NYSE:BGT) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
(Data available from 4/25/2016 forward)



Blackrock Floating Rate Income (NYSE:BGT) Dividend Information

Blackrock Floating Rate Income pays an annual dividend of $0.70 per share, with a dividend yield of 5.14%. BGT's next monthly dividend payment will be made on Monday, April 30.
Next Dividend:4/30/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.70
Dividend Yield:5.14%
Dividend Growth:-11.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:N/A
Frequency:Monthly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Blackrock Floating Rate Income (NYSE:BGT)

Blackrock Floating Rate Income (NYSE:BGT) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Blackrock Floating Rate Income (NYSE BGT) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for Blackrock Floating Rate Income (NYSE:BGT)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Blackrock Floating Rate Income (NYSE:BGT)

Blackrock Floating Rate Income (NYSE BGT) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
6/30/2015Leland HartPortfolio ManagerBuy6,000$12.89$77,340.00View SEC Filing  
6/26/2015Leland HartPortfolio ManagerBuy7,075$12.90$91,267.50View SEC Filing  
1/16/2015Leland HartPortfolio ManagerBuy7,000$12.87$90,090.00View SEC Filing  
1/14/2015Leland HartPortfolio ManagerBuy7,000$12.80$89,600.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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This page was last updated on 4/25/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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