Blackstone / GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund (Fund) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's primary investment objective is to seek high current income, with a secondary objective to seek preservation of capital, consistent with its primary goal of high current income. The Fund invests primarily in a diversified portfolio or loans and other fixed income instruments, including first- and second-lien loans and high yield corporate bonds of varying maturities. It must hold no less than 80% of its managed assets in credit investments consisting of corporate fixed income instruments and other investments (including derivatives) with similar economic characteristics. The Fund invests in various sectors, including healthcare and pharmaceuticals; services business; construction and building; banking, finance, insurance and real estate, and high tech industries. GSO / Blackstone Debt Funds Management LLC serves as an investment advisor for the Fund.
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- Symbol: NYSE:BSL
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- 50 Day Moving Avg: $18.22
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $18.01
- 52 Week Range: $15.64 - $18.80
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Average Volume: 63,508 shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (NYSE:BSL)
What is Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund's stock symbol?
Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BSL."
How often does Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund?
Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund declared a monthly dividend on Monday, May 22nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.097 per share on Friday, September 29th. This represents a $1.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.36%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 21st. View Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund's Dividend History.
Who are some of Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund's key competitors?
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How do I buy Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund stock?
Shares of Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund stock cost?
One share of Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.30.
Consensus Ratings for Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (NYSE:BSL) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
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Current Dividend Information for Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (NYSE:BSL)
|Dividend Growth:||-6.80% (3 Year Average)|
Dividend History by Quarter for Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (NYSE:BSL)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (NYSE:BSL)Insider Trades by Quarter for Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (NYSE:BSL)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|1/28/2016||Gordon Mckemie||Portfolio Manager||Buy||1,800||$14.14||$25,452.00|| |
|1/27/2016||Jane Lee||insider||Buy||1,160||$14.00||$16,240.00|| |
|12/23/2014||Daniel Harlan Jr. Smith||Chairman||Buy||2,600||$16.65||$43,290.00|| |
|12/18/2013||Jane Lee||Insider||Buy||1,300||$18.45||$23,985.00|| |
|12/28/2012||Lee Michael Shaiman||VP||Sell||1,000||$20.00||$20,000.00|| |
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