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NYSE:BGTBlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust Stock Price, Forecast & News

$11.23
+0.04 (+0.36 %)
(As of 06/5/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$11.21
Now: $11.23
$11.31
50-Day Range
$10.22
MA: $10.57
$11.14
52-Week Range
$7.20
Now: $11.23
$13.30
Volume73,118 shs
Average Volume118,963 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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.83 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Annual SalesN/A

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EmployeesN/A
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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

How has BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's stock was trading at $11.07 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BGT stock has increased by 1.4% and is now trading at $11.23. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

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, June 1st. Investors of record on Monday, June 15th will be given a dividend of $0.076 per share on Tuesday, June 30th. This represents a $0.91 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 8.12%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, June 12th. View BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's dividend history.

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

Media coverage about BGT stock has trended positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust earned a media sentiment score of 3.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the investment management company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View the latest news aboutBlackRock 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 following 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)

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."

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

BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Saba Capital Management L.P. (0.00%), Baillie Gifford & Co. (0.00%), Invesco Ltd. (0.00%), Guggenheim Capital LLC (0.00%), Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.00%) and Coastal Bridge Advisors LLC (0.00%). Company insiders that own BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust stock include Henry Gabbay and May Peter. View institutional ownership trends for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust.

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

BGT stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Morgan Stanley, RiverNorth Capital Management LLC, Virtus ETF Advisers LLC, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Commonwealth Equity Services LLC, Shaker Financial Services LLC, and Summit X LLC. View insider buying and selling activity for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust.

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

BGT stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Saba Capital Management L.P., Invesco Ltd., Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Moors & Cabot Inc., RMB Capital Management LLC, Baird Financial Group Inc., Advisor Group Holdings Inc., and Integrated Capital Management Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity 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 $11.23.

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

The official website for BlackRock Floating Rate Income Trust is 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.

This page was last updated on 6/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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