BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:BGT)

$13.71 0.05 (0.37 %)
(As of 01/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$13.71
Today's Range$13.62 - $13.73
52-Week Range$13.40 - $14.79
Volume97,094 shs
Average Volume71,644 shs
Market Capitalization$324.42 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield5.10%
Beta0.36

About BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (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 Closed End Funds
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancials
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

Trailing EPSN/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares23,660,000

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 Wednesday, December 20th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.0583 per share on Tuesday, January 9th. This represents a $0.70 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.10%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 28th. View BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's Dividend History.

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

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)

Who owns BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust stock?

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Rockland Trust Co. (0.28%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust.

Who bought BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust stock? Who is buying BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust stock?

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rockland Trust Co.. View Insider Buying and Selling for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust.

How do I buy BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust stock?

Shares of BlackRock Floating Rate Income 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 Floating Rate Income Trust's stock price today?

One share of BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.71.

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

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust has a market capitalization of $324.42 million.

How can I contact BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust?

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's mailing address is 40 E 52nd St, NEW YORK, NY 10022-5911, United States. The investment management company can be reached via phone at +1-212-7545336.


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

Community Ranking:  3.1 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  36 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  23 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  59
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 the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (NYSE:BGT) Analyst Ratings History


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Earnings

Earnings History for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (NYSE:BGT)


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Estimates

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Dividends

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (NYSE:BGT) Dividend Information

Most Recent Dividend:1/9/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.70
Dividend Yield:5.11%
Dividend Growth:-11.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Frequency:Monthly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (NYSE:BGT)

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

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/20/2017monthly$0.065.07%12/28/201712/29/20171/9/2018
12/4/2017monthly$0.065.08%12/11/201712/12/201712/19/2017
11/2/2017monthly$0.064.94%11/14/201711/15/201711/30/2017
10/3/2017monthly$0.064.99%10/13/201710/16/201710/31/2017
9/5/2017monthly$0.065.1%9/14/20179/15/20179/29/2017
8/3/2017monthly$0.065.03%8/11/20178/15/20178/31/2017
7/5/2017monthly$0.065.06%7/12/20177/14/20177/31/2017
6/2/2017monthly$0.064.85%6/13/20176/15/20176/30/2017
5/2/2017monthly$0.064.78%5/11/20175/15/20175/31/2017
4/4/2017monthly$0.064.85%4/11/20174/13/20174/28/2017
3/2/2017monthly$0.064.84%3/13/20173/15/20173/31/2017
2/15/2017monthly$0.064.83%2/13/20172/15/20172/28/2017
12/20/2016special$0.074.94%12/28/201612/30/20161/9/2017
7/2/2015monthly$0.075.99%7/13/20157/15/20157/31/2015
6/2/2015monthly$0.075.85%6/11/20156/15/20156/30/2015
5/4/2015monthly$0.075.82%5/13/20155/15/20155/29/2015
4/2/2015monthly$0.075.83%4/13/20154/15/20154/30/2015
3/3/2015monthly$0.075.8%3/11/20153/13/20153/31/2015
2/3/2015monthly$0.075.97%2/11/20152/13/20152/27/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

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

Insider Trades by Quarter for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (NYSE:BGT)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (NYSE:BGT)

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (NYSE BGT) Insider Trades by Quarter

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)

Headlines

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (NYSE BGT) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.06 (BGT)BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.06 (BGT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 20 at 8:08 PM
BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (BGT) Declares $0.06 Monthly DividendBlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (BGT) Declares $0.06 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 4 at 6:26 PM
Distribution Dates and Amounts Announced for Certain BlackRock Closed-End FundsDistribution Dates and Amounts Announced for Certain BlackRock Closed-End Funds
finance.yahoo.com - November 5 at 9:27 PM
BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.06 (BGT)BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.06 (BGT)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 2 at 6:12 PM
BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (NYSE:BGT) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.06BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (NYSE:BGT) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.06
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 6:44 PM
BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (NYSE:BGT) Declares $0.06 Monthly DividendBlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust (NYSE:BGT) Declares $0.06 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 5 at 8:00 PM
Form N-2/A BlackRock 2022 GlobalForm N-2/A BlackRock 2022 Global
www.streetinsider.com - January 26 at 4:30 PM

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