About Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt 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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Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (NYSE:BSL) Frequently Asked Questions
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, February 26th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.097 per share on Thursday, March 29th. This represents a $1.16 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 6.48%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 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?
Some companies that are related to Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund include E Commerce China Dangdang (DANG), Ocwen (OCN), Greenhill & Co., Inc. (GHL), Hess Midstream Partners (HESM), Double Hull Tankers (DHT), FutureFuel (FF), Ciner Resources (CINR), Aquantia (AQ), Civeo (CVEO), Arbor Realty Trust (ABR), Bill Barrett (BBG), SandRidge Energy (SD), Sprague Resources (SRLP), American Renal Associates (ARA), AmREIT (AMRE), OMNOVA Solutions (OMN), NuStar GP (NSH) and Altisource Residential (RESI).
Who are Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund's key executives?
Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt 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)
Has Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?
News headlines about BSL stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund earned a media sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 45.43 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near term.
How do I buy shares of Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund?
Shares of BSL 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 Fltg Rt Term Fund's stock price today?
One share of BSL stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.97.
How big of a company is Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund?
Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund has a market capitalization of $274.95 million.
How can I contact Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund?
Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt 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.
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Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (NYSE:BSL) Analyst Ratings History
(Data available from 4/20/2016 forward)
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Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (NYSE:BSL) Dividend Information
Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund pays an annual dividend of $1.16 per share, with a dividend yield of 6.46%. BSL's most recent monthly dividend payment was Thursday, March 29.
|Most Recent Dividend:||3/29/2018|
|Dividend Growth:||-1.30% (3 Year Average)|
Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (NYSE:BSL) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (NYSE BSL) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Blackstone/GSO Senior Fltg Rt Term Fund (NYSE BSL) Insider Trading History
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|1/28/2016||Gordon Mckemie||Portfolio Manager||Buy||1,800||$14.14||$25,452.00||1,901|| |
|1/27/2016||Jane Lee||insider||Buy||1,160||$14.00||$16,240.00||2,860|| |
|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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