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Blackrock Health Sciences Trust Stock Forecast, Price & News

$42.15
+1.58 (+3.89 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$40.72
Now: $42.15
$42.29
50-Day Range
$40.57
MA: $42.57
$44.00
52-Week Range
$27.00
Now: $42.15
$44.15
Volume54,828 shs
Average Volume47,650 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.06%
BetaN/A
BlackRock Health Sciences Trust is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc. The fund is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. It invests in the public equity markets of the United States. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating in the health sciences and related sectors, which include businesses involved in researching, developing, producing, distributing or delivering medical, dental, optical, pharmaceutical or biotechnology products, supplies, equipment, or services. It also invests through equity derivatives, with an emphasis on option writing. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the Russell 3000 Healthcare Index. BlackRock Health Sciences Trust was formed on March 31, 2005 and is domiciled in the United States.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.4Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.48 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Closed-End Fund - Equity
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-800-8820052

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Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable
$42.15
+1.58 (+3.89 %)
(As of 09/25/2020 12:00 AM ET)
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Blackrock Health Sciences Trust (NYSE:BME) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Blackrock Health Sciences Trust's stock price been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Blackrock Health Sciences Trust's stock was trading at $37.25 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BME stock has increased by 13.2% and is now trading at $42.15.
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Do Wall Street analysts recommend investors buy shares of Blackrock Health Sciences Trust?

1 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Blackrock Health Sciences Trust in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."
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How often does Blackrock Health Sciences Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Blackrock Health Sciences Trust?

Blackrock Health Sciences Trust declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, September 1st. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, September 15th will be given a dividend of $0.20 per share on Wednesday, September 30th. This represents a $2.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.69%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, September 14th.
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Are investors shorting Blackrock Health Sciences Trust?

Blackrock Health Sciences Trust saw a decline in short interest during the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totaling 3,000 shares, a decline of 38.8% from the August 31st total of 4,900 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 35,600 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.1 days.
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Who are some of Blackrock Health Sciences Trust's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Blackrock Health Sciences Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Blackrock Health Sciences Trust investors own include AbbVie (ABBV), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Gilead Sciences (GILD), AT&T (T), IBM (IBM), Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Verizon Communications (VZ), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Alibaba Group (BABA) and Procter & Gamble (PG).

Who are Blackrock Health Sciences Trust's key executives?

Blackrock Health Sciences 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. Michael D. Carey CFA, Managing Director and Portfolio Mang.
  • Mr. Jay M. Fife, Treasurer (Age 49)

What is Blackrock Health Sciences Trust's stock symbol?

Blackrock Health Sciences Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BME."

Who are Blackrock Health Sciences Trust's major shareholders?

Blackrock Health Sciences Trust's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of America Corp DE (0.00%), UBS Group AG (0.00%), Advisor Group Holdings Inc. (0.00%), HighTower Advisors LLC (0.00%), Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. (0.00%) and Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. (0.00%).
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Which major investors are selling Blackrock Health Sciences Trust stock?

BME stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Rikoon Group LLC, Commonwealth Equity Services LLC, and Janney Montgomery Scott LLC.
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Which major investors are buying Blackrock Health Sciences Trust stock?

BME stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ahrens Investment Partners LLC, Advisor Group Holdings Inc., UBS Group AG, Stifel Financial Corp, Tranquility Partners LLC, HighTower Advisors LLC, Raymond James Trust N.A., and Lincoln National Corp.
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How do I buy shares of Blackrock Health Sciences Trust?

Shares of BME 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 Health Sciences Trust's stock price today?

One share of BME stock can currently be purchased for approximately $42.15.

What is Blackrock Health Sciences Trust's official website?

The official website for Blackrock Health Sciences Trust is www2.blackrock.com.

How can I contact Blackrock Health Sciences Trust?

Blackrock Health Sciences Trust's mailing address is 100 Bellevue Pkwy, WILMINGTON, DE 19809-3700, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-800-8820052.

This page was last updated on 9/26/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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