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

$12.25
+0.02 (+0.16 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$12.21
Now: $12.25
$12.28
50-Day Range
$12.09
MA: $12.27
$12.57
52-Week Range
$11.26
Now: $12.25
$13.24
Volume73,308 shs
Average Volume78,090 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.06%
BetaN/A
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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment Trusts/Mutual Funds
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMiscellaneous
CUSIPN/A
Phone302-797-2000

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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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 announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, September 3rd. Investors of record on Monday, September 16th will be given a dividend of $0.067 per share on Monday, September 30th. This represents a $0.80 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.56%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 13th. View BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's Dividend History.

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

News coverage about BGT stock has been trending somewhat negative on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust earned a media sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the investment management company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust.

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

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

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

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. John M. Perlowski, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres (Age 55)
  • Mr. Neal J. Andrews, Chief Financial Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Charles Choon Sik Park, Chief Compliance Officer and Anti-Money Laundering Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Mark J. Williams, Managing Director and Portfolio Mang.
  • Mr. Jay M. Fife, Treasurer (Age 49)

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

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Morgan Stanley (0.00%), Rivernorth Capital Management LLC (0.00%), Invesco Ltd. (0.00%), LLBH Private Wealth Management LLC (0.00%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.00%) and Virtus ETF Advisers LLC (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust.

Which institutional investors are selling BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust stock?

BGT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Rivernorth Capital Management LLC, LLBH Private Wealth Management LLC, Shaker Financial Services LLC, RMB Capital Management LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, LLBH Private Wealth Management LLC, Alpha Cubed Investments LLC and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust.

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

BGT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Virtus ETF Advisers LLC, Robinson Capital Management LLC, Morgan Stanley, Invesco Ltd., 6 Meridian, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Royal Bank of Canada and Optimum Investment Advisors. 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, Robinhood, 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 $12.25.

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

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

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.


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

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  98 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  90 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  188
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 9/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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