BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.07 (-0.63 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $11.01
50-Day Range
MA: $10.90
52-Week Range
Now: $11.01
Volume113,053 shs
Average Volume169,473 shs
Market Capitalization$515.47 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.29%
BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund, Inc. is a closed ended fixed income mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc. The fund is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. It invests in fixed income markets of the United States. The fund primarily invests in a diversified portfolio of companies' debt instruments, including corporate loans, which are rated in the lower rating categories of the established rating services (BBB or lower by S&P's or Baa or lower by Moody's) or unrated debt instruments, which are in the judgment of the investment adviser of equivalent quality. It was formerly known as Debt Strategies Fund Inc. BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund, Inc. was formed on March 27, 1998 and is domiciled in the United States.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Year FoundedN/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Market Cap$515.47 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable


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Overall MarketRank

0.79 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

1307th out of 1,955 stocks

Investment Offices, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

98th out of 172 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
-0.07 (-0.63 %)
(As of 04/16/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund (NYSE:DSU) Frequently Asked Questions

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Are investors shorting BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund?

BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund saw a increase in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 110,400 shares, an increase of 28.8% from the March 15th total of 85,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 171,900 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.6 days.
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How has BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund's stock been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund's stock was trading at $9.74 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, DSU stock has increased by 13.0% and is now trading at $11.01.
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How often does BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund?

BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 6th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.0605 per share on Friday, April 30th. This represents a $0.73 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 6.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, April 14th.
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Is BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund a good dividend stock?

BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund pays an annual dividend of $0.81 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.29%. DSU has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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Who are BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund's key executives?

BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Charles Choon Sik Park, Chief Compliance Officer and Anti-Money Laundering Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Leland Tiffany Hart, Portfolio Mang.
  • Mr. James Edward Keenan C.F.A., CFA, Portfolio Mang. (Age 45)
  • Mr. C. Adrian Marshall, Portfolio Mang.
  • Mr. Mitchell S. Garfin CFA, Portfolio Mang.

Who are some of BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund own?

What is BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund's stock symbol?

BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DSU."

Who are BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund's major shareholders?

BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund's stock is owned by a number of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include FNY Investment Advisers LLC (0.03%) and GPS Wealth Strategies Group LLC (0.02%).
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Which major investors are buying BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund stock?

DSU stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FNY Investment Advisers LLC, and GPS Wealth Strategies Group LLC.
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How do I buy shares of BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund?

Shares of DSU can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund's stock price today?

One share of DSU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.01.

How much money does BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund make?

BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund has a market capitalization of $515.47 million.

What is BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund's official website?

The official website for BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund is www.blackrock.com.

How can I contact BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund?

The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 302-797-2000.

This page was last updated on 4/17/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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