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

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$34.79 -0.18 (-0.51 %)
(As of 07/23/2018 01:01 PM ET)
Previous Close$34.79
Today's Range$34.79 - $34.79
52-Week Range$22.34 - $35.75
Volume16 shs
Average Volume152,617 shs
Market Capitalization$713.87 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.80%
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

Stock Exchange NYSE
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Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
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Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
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Sales & Book Value

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EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
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Outstanding Shares22,370,000
Market Cap$713.87

BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (NYSE:BST) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BlackRock Science & Technology Trust's stock symbol?

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

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

BlackRock Science & Technology Trust declared a monthly dividend on Monday, July 2nd. Stockholders of record on Monday, July 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.15 per share on Tuesday, July 31st. This represents a $1.80 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.17%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, July 13th. View BlackRock Science & Technology Trust's Dividend History.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for BlackRock Science & Technology Trust?

0 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for BlackRock Science & Technology Trust in the last year. There are currently for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "N/A."

Who are BlackRock Science & Technology Trust's key executives?

BlackRock Science & Technology Trust'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 & Technology Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about BST stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. BlackRock Science & Technology Trust earned a media sentiment score of 0.15 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news headlines about the company an impact score of 48.83 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.

Who are BlackRock Science & Technology Trust's major shareholders?

BlackRock Science & Technology Trust's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of Montreal Can (0.05%). Company insiders that own BlackRock Science & Technology Trust stock include Kyle Mcclements and Richard Cavanagh. View Institutional Ownership Trends for BlackRock Science & Technology Trust.

Which major investors are selling BlackRock Science & Technology Trust stock?

BST stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can. View Insider Buying and Selling for BlackRock Science & Technology Trust.

How do I buy shares of BlackRock Science & Technology Trust?

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 & Technology Trust's stock price today?

One share of BST stock can currently be purchased for approximately $34.79.

How big of a company is BlackRock Science & Technology Trust?

BlackRock Science & Technology Trust has a market capitalization of $713.87 million.

How can I contact BlackRock Science & Technology Trust?

BlackRock Science & Technology Trust'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 & Technology Trust (NYSE BST)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  85 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  97 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  182
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BlackRock Science & Technology Trust 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.
This page was last updated on 7/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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