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

Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist.
$13.06 -0.05 (-0.38 %)
(As of 07/17/2018 01:51 AM ET)
Previous Close$13.11
Today's Range$13.05 - $13.10
52-Week Range$13.02 - $14.33
Volume38,600 shs
Average Volume71,399 shs
Market Capitalization$328.68 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield5.04%
Beta0.31
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.

Receive BGT News and Ratings via Email

Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BGT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry N/A
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorN/A
SymbolNYSE:BGT
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-212-7545336

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

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

Profitability

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

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares23,660,000
Market Cap$328.68

The Truth About Cryptocurrencies

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

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 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 declared a monthly dividend on Monday, July 2nd. Investors of record on Monday, July 16th will be given a dividend of $0.062 per share on Tuesday, July 31st. This represents a $0.74 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.70%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, July 13th. View BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's Dividend History.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust?

0 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust in the last year. There are currently for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "N/A."

Who are BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's key executives?

BlackRock Floating Rate Income 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 (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 Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about BGT stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust earned a daily sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the investment management company an impact score of 46.14 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's major shareholders?

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Rockland Trust Co. (0.33%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.09%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust.

Which major investors are buying BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust stock?

BGT stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rockland Trust Co. and Bank of Montreal Can. View Insider Buying and Selling for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust.

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 Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's stock price today?

One share of BGT stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.06.

How big of a company is BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust?

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

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 +1-212-7545336.


MarketBeat Community Rating for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (NYSE BGT)

Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  62 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  50 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  112
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust 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.
This page was last updated on 7/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

Featured Article: Earnings Per Share

Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.