NYSE:BST - BlackRock Science Stock Price, Price Target & More

$30.80 -0.55 (-1.75 %)
(As of 04/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$30.80
Today's Range$30.7210 - $31.18
52-Week Range$20.98 - $34.26
Volume109,294 shs
Average Volume188,158 shs
Market Capitalization$713.87 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.80%
Beta0.94

About BlackRock Science (NYSE:BST)

BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (the Trust) is a closed-end management investment company. The Trust's investment objective is to provide income and total return through a combination of current income, current gains and long-term capital appreciation. The Trust invests at least 80% of its assets in equity securities of science and technology companies. The Trust seeks to invest in a portfolio of equity securities and utilizing an option over-writing strategy in an effort to seek total return performance and enhance distributions. It invests in various sectors, including Internet software and services; software; semiconductors and semiconductor equipment; electronic equipment, instruments and components; media; communications equipment, hotels, restaurants and leisure, professional services, household durables and wireless telecommunication services. BlackRock Advisors, LLC is the manager of the Trust, which provides investment advisory and administration services.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

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SymbolNYSE:BST
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-302-7972000

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
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Cash FlowN/A
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Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares22,370,000

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BlackRock Science (NYSE:BST) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BlackRock Science's stock symbol?

BlackRock Science trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BST."

How often does BlackRock Science pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BlackRock Science?

BlackRock Science announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 3rd. Investors of record on Monday, April 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.13 per share on Monday, April 30th. This represents a $1.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.06%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, April 13th. View BlackRock Science's Dividend History.

Who are some of BlackRock Science's key competitors?

Who are BlackRock Science's key executives?

BlackRock Science's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Richard E. Cavanagh, Independent Chairman of the Board (Age 72)
  • John M. Perlowski, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 54)
  • Barbara G. Novick, Vice Chairman of the Board (Age 58)
  • Karen P. Robards, Independent Vice Chairman of the Board (Age 68)
  • Neal J. Andrews, Chief Financial Officer (Age 52)
  • Charles Park J.D., Compliance Officer, Anti-Money Laundering Officer (Age 51)
  • Robert W. Crothers, Vice President (Age 37)
  • Jay M. Fife, Treasurer (Age 48)
  • Janey Ahn, Secretary (Age 43)
  • Michael J. Castellano, Independent Trustee (Age 72)

Has BlackRock Science been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about BST stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. BlackRock Science earned a media sentiment score of 0.06 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 46.72 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

How do I buy shares of BlackRock Science?

Shares of BST 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 BlackRock Science's stock price today?

One share of BST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.80.

How big of a company is BlackRock Science?

BlackRock Science has a market capitalization of $713.87 million.

How can I contact BlackRock Science?

BlackRock Science's mailing address is 100 Bellevue Pkwy, WILMINGTON, DE 19809-3700, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-302-7972000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for BlackRock Science (BST)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  71 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  83 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  154
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BlackRock Science and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BST will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BST will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

BlackRock Science (NYSE:BST) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
(Data available from 4/22/2016 forward)

Earnings

Dividends

BlackRock Science (NYSE:BST) Dividend Information

BlackRock Science pays an annual dividend of $0.00 per share, with a dividend yield of 0.00%. BST's next monthly dividend payment will be made on Monday, April 30.
Next Dividend:4/30/2018
Dividend Yield:0.00%
Dividend Growth:0.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:N/A
Dividend Payments by Quarter for BlackRock Science (NYSE:BST)

BlackRock Science (NYSE:BST) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
4/3/2018monthly$0.135.32%4/13/20184/16/20184/30/2018
3/5/2018monthly$0.135.2%3/14/20183/15/20183/29/2018
2/5/2018monthly$0.135.89%2/14/20182/15/20182/28/2018
1/3/2018monthly$0.135.61%1/12/20181/16/20181/31/2018
12/11/2017monthly$0.135.84%12/14/201712/15/201712/29/2017
11/2/2017monthly$0.114.96%11/14/201711/15/201711/30/2017
10/3/2017monthly$0.115.36%10/13/201710/16/201710/31/2017
9/5/2017monthly$0.115.54%9/14/20179/15/20179/29/2017
8/3/2017monthly$0.115.52%8/11/20178/15/20178/31/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

BlackRock Science (NYSE BST) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for BlackRock Science (NYSE:BST)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for BlackRock Science (NYSE:BST)

BlackRock Science (NYSE BST) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
4/3/2018Kyle McclementsInsiderSell1,814$29.10$52,787.40View SEC Filing  
7/6/2017Richard CavanaghDirectorBuy500$22.44$11,220.00500View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

BlackRock Science (NYSE BST) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
Is BEST SA. (WSE:BST) A Buy At Its Current PE Ratio?Is BEST SA. (WSE:BST) A Buy At Its Current PE Ratio?
finance.yahoo.com - April 17 at 9:20 AM
BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (BST) Insider Kyle Mcclements Sells 1,814 SharesBlackRock Science & Technology Trust (BST) Insider Kyle Mcclements Sells 1,814 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 4 at 11:19 PM
BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (BST) Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.13BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (BST) Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.13
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 3 at 6:38 PM
Wake Up; Its Time To Make Business HumanWake Up; It's Time To Make Business Human
www.forbes.com - April 3 at 4:46 PM
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seekingalpha.com - March 29 at 9:31 AM
Should Smart CEF Money Be Buying ETG?Should Smart CEF Money Be Buying ETG?
seekingalpha.com - March 24 at 8:20 AM
Does BEST SA.’s (WSE:BST) -82.03% Earnings Drop Reflect A Longer Term Trend?Does BEST SA.’s (WSE:BST) -82.03% Earnings Drop Reflect A Longer Term Trend?
finance.yahoo.com - March 23 at 9:02 AM
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finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 10:17 AM
BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (BST) Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.13BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (BST) Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.13
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 6:42 PM
Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. Has $5.66 Million Stake in BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (BST)Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc. Has $5.66 Million Stake in BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (BST)
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 25 at 9:48 AM
BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (BST) Plans $0.13 Monthly DividendBlackRock Science & Technology Trust (BST) Plans $0.13 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 5 at 6:24 PM
The 10 Funds Everyone Will Be Buying in 2018The 10 Funds Everyone Will Be Buying in 2018
finance.yahoo.com - January 5 at 9:03 AM
BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (BST) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.13BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (BST) Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.13
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 3 at 6:54 PM
3 Bold CEF Predictions For 20183 Bold CEF Predictions For 2018
finance.yahoo.com - December 29 at 8:40 AM
BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (BST) Increases Dividend to $0.13 Per ShareBlackRock Science and Technology Trust (BST) Increases Dividend to $0.13 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 11 at 5:40 PM
BlackRock Science & Technology Trust Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.11 (BST)BlackRock Science & Technology Trust Announces Monthly Dividend of $0.11 (BST)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 2 at 6:13 PM
BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (BST) Plans $0.11 Monthly DividendBlackRock Science & Technology Trust (BST) Plans $0.11 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 3 at 6:36 PM
BlackRock Science & Technology Trust Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.11 (BST)BlackRock Science & Technology Trust Plans Monthly Dividend of $0.11 (BST)
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 5 at 8:18 PM
BlackRock Science & Technology Trust to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.11 (BST)BlackRock Science & Technology Trust to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.11 (BST)
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 3 at 6:44 PM
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finance.yahoo.com - August 2 at 5:30 PM
BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (NYSE:BST) Director Buys $11,220.00 in StockBlackRock Science & Technology Trust (NYSE:BST) Director Buys $11,220.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 6 at 10:22 PM

SEC Filings

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This page was last updated on 4/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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