Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:BSL)

$17.41 -0.04 (-0.23 %)
(As of 12/14/2017 03:46 PM ET)
Previous Close$17.45
Today's Range$17.37 - $17.52
52-Week Range$17.01 - $18.80
Volume56,500 shs
Average Volume56,120 shs
Market Capitalization$264.70 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield6.70%
Beta0.44

About Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund (NYSE:BSL)

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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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Closed End Funds
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancials
SymbolNYSE:BSL
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-212-5032100

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 Shares15,250,000

Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund (NYSE:BSL) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund's stock symbol?

Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BSL."

How often does Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund?

Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, November 15th. Investors of record on Friday, December 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.097 per share on Wednesday, January 31st. This represents a $1.16 annualized dividend and a yield of 6.69%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 28th. View Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund's Dividend History.

Who are some of Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund's key competitors?

Who are Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund's key executives?

Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Daniel H. Smith Jr., Chairman of the Board of Trustees, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 54)
  • Dohyun Lee-Silvestri, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer (Age 40)
  • Robert Zable, Executive Vice President, Assistant Secretary (Age 45)
  • Marisa Janel Beeney, Chief Compliance Officer, Chief Legal Counsel, Secretary (Age 47)
  • Jane Lee, Public Relations Officer (Age 45)
  • Edward H. D'Alelio, Lead Independent Trustee (Age 65)
  • Michael F. Holland, Independent Trustee (Age 73)
  • Thomas W. Jasper, Independent Trustee (Age 69)
  • Gary S. Schpero, Independent Trustee (Age 64)

Who owns Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund stock?

Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Icon Advisers Inc. Co. (1.44%), Benchmark Capital Advisors (0.00%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.41%), First Trust Advisors LP (0.00%), Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. (0.22%) and Doliver Capital Advisors LP (0.00%). Company insiders that own Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund stock include Gordon Mckemie and Jane Lee. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund.

Who sold Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund stock? Who is selling Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund stock?

Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including First Trust Advisors LP, Benchmark Capital Advisors, Beck Capital Management LLC and Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund.

Who bought Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund stock? Who is buying Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund stock?

Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Icon Advisers Inc. Co., Doliver Capital Advisors LP, SG Americas Securities LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC and Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc.. Company insiders that have bought Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund stock in the last two years include Gordon Mckemie and Jane Lee. View Insider Buying and Selling for Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund.

How do I buy Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund stock?

Shares of Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund 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 Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund's stock price today?

One share of Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.41.

How big of a company is Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund?

Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund has a market capitalization of $264.70 million.

How can I contact Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund?

Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund's mailing address is 345 Park Ave, NEW YORK, NY 10154-0004, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-212-5032100.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund (BSL)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  38 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  38 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  76
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Analyst Ratings

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Earnings

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Dividends

Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund (NYSE:BSL) Dividend Information

Next Dividend:1/31/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.16
Dividend Yield:6.66%
Dividend Growth:-6.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Frequency:Monthly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund (NYSE:BSL)

Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund (NYSE:BSL) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/15/2017monthly$0.106.68%12/28/201712/29/20171/31/2018
11/15/2017monthly$0.106.68%2/20/20182/21/20182/28/2018
11/15/2017monthly$0.106.68%12/20/201712/21/201712/29/2017
9/28/2017monthly$0.106.65%11/21/201711/22/201711/30/2017
9/28/2017monthly$0.106.65%10/23/201710/24/201710/31/2017
5/22/2017monthly$0.106.45%9/21/20179/22/20179/29/2017
5/22/2017monthly$0.106.45%7/20/20177/24/20177/31/2017
5/22/2017monthly$0.106.45%6/21/20176/23/20176/30/2017
5/22/2017monthly$0.106.45%8/22/20178/24/20178/31/2017
2/24/2017monthly$0.106.45%4/19/20174/21/20174/28/2017
2/24/2017monthly$0.106.45%5/19/20175/23/20175/31/2017
2/24/2017monthly$0.106.45%3/22/20173/24/20173/31/2017
5/26/2015monthly$0.096.1%6/19/20156/23/20156/30/2015
5/26/2015monthly$0.096.1%8/20/20158/24/20158/31/2015
5/26/2015monthly$0.096.1%9/21/20159/23/20159/30/2015
5/26/2015monthly$0.096.1%7/22/20157/24/20157/31/2015
2/26/2015monthly$0.096.31%4/21/20154/23/20154/30/2015
2/26/2015monthly$0.096.31%5/19/20155/21/20155/29/2015
2/26/2015monthly$0.096.31%3/20/20153/24/20153/31/2015
12/2/2014monthly$0.096.32%1/21/20151/23/20151/30/2015
12/2/2014monthly$0.096.32%2/18/20152/20/20152/27/2015
12/2/2014monthly$0.096.32%12/19/201412/23/201412/31/2014
9/10/2014monthly$0.106.87%11/18/201411/20/201411/28/2014
9/9/2014oct 14$0.106.87%10/22/201410/24/201410/31/2014
5/27/2014monthly$0.106.63%7/22/20147/24/20147/31/2014
5/27/2014monthly$0.106.63%9/19/20149/23/20149/30/2014
5/27/2014monthly$0.106.63%8/20/20148/22/20148/29/2014
5/23/2014jun 14$0.106.63%6/19/20146/23/20146/30/2014
3/3/2014monthly$0.106.3%4/21/20144/23/20144/30/2014
3/3/2014monthly$0.106.3%5/20/20145/22/20145/30/2014
2/28/2014mar 14$0.106.3%3/20/20143/24/20143/31/2014
12/16/2013monthly$0.117.21%1/22/20141/24/20141/31/2014
12/16/2013monthly$0.117.21%12/19/201312/23/201312/31/2013
12/13/2013monthly$0.117.16%2/19/20142/21/20142/28/2014
12/13/2013dec 13$0.1112/19/201312/23/201312/31/2013
8/26/2013monthly$0.116.75%11/14/201311/18/201311/29/2013
8/26/2013monthly$0.116.75%9/18/20139/20/20139/30/2013
8/26/2013monthly$0.116.75%10/16/201310/18/201310/31/2013
8/23/2013aug 13$0.119/18/20139/20/20139/30/2013
5/31/2013monthly$0.116.55%6/13/20136/17/20136/28/2013
5/31/2013monthly$0.116.55%8/15/20138/19/20138/30/2013
5/31/2013monthly$0.116.55%7/16/20137/18/20137/31/2013
5/30/2013jun 13$0.116/13/20136/17/20136/28/2013
3/4/2013mar 13$0.113/14/20133/18/20133/28/2013
2/28/2013monthly$0.116.44%3/14/20133/18/20133/28/2013
2/28/2013monthly$0.116.44%5/15/20135/17/20135/31/2013
2/28/2013monthly$0.116.44%4/17/20134/19/20134/30/2013
12/19/2012special$0.106.42%12/27/201212/31/20121/31/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund (NYSE BSL) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund (NYSE:BSL)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund (NYSE:BSL)

Blackstone/GSO Senior Floating Rate Term Fund (NYSE BSL) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
1/28/2016Gordon MckemiePortfolio ManagerBuy1,800$14.14$25,452.00View SEC Filing  
1/27/2016Jane LeeinsiderBuy1,160$14.00$16,240.00View SEC Filing  
12/23/2014Daniel Harlan Jr. SmithChairmanBuy2,600$16.65$43,290.00View SEC Filing  
12/18/2013Jane LeeInsiderBuy1,300$18.45$23,985.00View SEC Filing  
12/28/2012Lee Michael ShaimanVPSell1,000$20.00$20,000.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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