About BR-DEBT STRAT F (NYSE:DSU)
BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund, Inc. is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's primary investment objective is to provide current income by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of the United States companies' debt instruments, including corporate loans, which are rated in the lower rating categories of the established rating services or unrated debt instruments. The Fund's secondary objective is to provide capital appreciation. Corporate loans include senior and subordinated corporate loans, both secured and unsecured. It invests directly in such securities or synthetically through the use of derivatives. The Fund invests in various industries, including aerospace and defense, air freight and logistics, auto components, building products, consumer finance, diversified consumer services, energy equipment and services, healthcare equipment and supplies, household durables and media. BlackRock Advisors, LLC is the investment advisor of the Fund.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Closed End Funds
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BR-DEBT STRAT F (NYSE:DSU) Frequently Asked Questions
What is BR-DEBT STRAT F's stock symbol?
BR-DEBT STRAT F trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "DSU."
How often does BR-DEBT STRAT F pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BR-DEBT STRAT F?
BR-DEBT STRAT F declared a monthly dividend on Monday, December 4th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 12th will be given a dividend of $0.0685 per share on Tuesday, December 19th. This represents a $0.82 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.10%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 11th. View BR-DEBT STRAT F's Dividend History.
Who are some of BR-DEBT STRAT F's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to BR-DEBT STRAT F include Tortoise Energy Infrastructure (TYG), Apollo Investment (AINV), John Laing Infrastructure Fund Ld (JLIF), TPG Specialty Lending (TSLX), Liberty All-Star Equity Fund (USA), Blackrock Taxable Municipal Bond Trust (BBN), Golub Capital BDC (GBDC), Hercules Capital (HTGC), New Mountain Finance (NMFC), Eaton Vance Tax Managed Buy Write Opport (ETV), BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust (BOE), TCP Capital (TCPC), Solar Capital (SLRC), Eaton Vance Floating-Rate Income Trust (EFT), PennantPark Floating Rate Capital (PFLT), PennantPark Investment (PNNT), Carador Income Fund (CIFU) and BlackRock Capital Investment (BKCC).
Who are BR-DEBT STRAT F's key executives?
BR-DEBT STRAT F's management team includes the folowing people:
- Richard E. Cavanagh, Chairman of the Board (Age 71)
- John M. Perlowski, President, Chief Executive Officer, Trustee (Age 53)
- Karen P. Robards, Independent Vice Chairman of the Board (Age 67)
- Neal J. Andrews, Chief Financial Officer (Age 51)
- Charles C. S. Park, Chief Compliance Officer (“CCO”) and Anti-Money Laundering Officer (Age 50)
- Robert W. Crothers, Vice President (Age 36)
- Jay M. Fife, Treasurer (Age 47)
- Janey Ahn, Secretary (Age 42)
- Michael J. Castellano, Independent Trustee (Age 71)
- Frank J. Fabozzi, Independent Trustee (Age 69)
Who owns BR-DEBT STRAT F stock?
BR-DEBT STRAT F's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include
SABA CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, L.P.
(14.20%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (2.51%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.38%), Sit Investment Associates Inc. (0.00%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.79%) and Advisors Asset Management Inc. (0.66%). Company insiders that own BR-DEBT STRAT F stock include Catherine A Lynch, Cynthia Egan, James Keenan, John Perlowski, Michael J Castellano, Richard Cavanagh and Saba Capital Management, LP. View Institutional Ownership Trends for BR-DEBT STRAT F.
Who sold BR-DEBT STRAT F stock? Who is selling BR-DEBT STRAT F stock?
Who bought BR-DEBT STRAT F stock? Who is buying BR-DEBT STRAT F stock?
BR-DEBT STRAT F's stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Sit Investment Associates Inc., Shaker Financial Services LLC, Advisors Asset Management Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., SG Americas Securities LLC, Park Avenue Securities LLC and Vident Investment Advisory LLC. Company insiders that have bought BR-DEBT STRAT F stock in the last two years include Catherine A Lynch, Cynthia Egan, James Keenan, John Perlowski, Michael J Castellano, Richard Cavanagh and Saba Capital Management, LP. View Insider Buying and Selling for BR-DEBT STRAT F.
How do I buy BR-DEBT STRAT F stock?
Shares of BR-DEBT STRAT F 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 BR-DEBT STRAT F's stock price today?
One share of BR-DEBT STRAT F stock can currently be purchased for approximately $11.57.
How big of a company is BR-DEBT STRAT F?
BR-DEBT STRAT F has a market capitalization of $692.54 million.
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Earnings History for BR-DEBT STRAT F (NYSE:DSU)
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BR-DEBT STRAT F (NYSE:DSU) Earnings Estimates
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BR-DEBT STRAT F (NYSE:DSU) Dividend Information
|Dividend Growth:||-9.90% (3 Year Average)|
BR-DEBT STRAT F (NYSE:DSU) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
BR-DEBT STRAT F (NYSE DSU) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Insider Ownership Percentage: 1.00%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 38.86%
BR-DEBT STRAT F (NYSE DSU) Insider Trades by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|7/26/2017||James Keenan||Insider||Buy||10,000||$11.69||$116,900.00|| |
|6/12/2017||Catherine A. Lynch||Director||Buy||2,120||$11.78||$24,973.60|| |
|2/8/2017||James Keenan||Insider||Buy||1,500||$11.55||$17,325.00|| |
|1/12/2017||Cynthia Egan||Director||Buy||200||$11.42||$2,284.00|| |
|1/10/2017||Cynthia Egan||Director||Buy||8,550||$11.47||$98,068.50|| |
|12/5/2016||Michael J Castellano||Director||Buy||1,800||$11.03||$19,854.00|| |
|11/22/2016||John Perlowski||Insider||Buy||4,000||$10.86||$43,440.00|| |
|11/15/2016||James Keenan||Insider||Buy||50,000||$3.51||$175,500.00|| |
|11/14/2016||James Keenan||Insider||Buy||50,000||$3.47||$173,500.00|| |
|11/14/2016||Richard Cavanagh||Director||Buy||2,500||$3.47||$8,675.00|| |
|11/11/2016||Catherine A Lynch||Director||Buy||6,465||$3.48||$22,498.20|| |
|10/17/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||103,600||$3.61||$373,996.00|| |
|9/26/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||301,800||$3.60||$1,086,480.00|| |
|7/25/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||100,000||$3.62||$362,000.00|| |
|7/13/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||104,577||$3.61||$377,522.97|| |
|5/3/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||157,814||$3.51||$553,927.14|| |
|4/28/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||20,000||$3.52||$70,400.00|| |
|4/18/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||33,924||$3.48||$118,055.52|| |
|4/14/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||20,419||$3.46||$70,649.74|| |
|4/7/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||50,000||$3.42||$171,000.00|| |
|3/28/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||118,400||$3.42||$404,928.00|| |
|3/18/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||41,848||$3.46||$144,794.08|| |
|3/10/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||76,976||$3.39||$260,948.64|| |
|3/4/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||11,310||$3.39||$38,340.90|| |
|3/3/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||491,666||$3.36||$1,651,997.76|| |
|3/1/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||738,713||$3.33||$2,459,914.29|| |
|2/26/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||1,365,003||$3.29||$4,490,859.87|| |
|2/24/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||550,147||$3.26||$1,793,479.22|| |
|2/19/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||65,276||$3.21||$209,535.96|| |
|2/16/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||260,999||$3.17||$827,366.83|| |
|2/12/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||300,506||$3.16||$949,598.96|| |
|2/9/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||150,500||$3.21||$483,105.00|| |
|1/25/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||100,000||$3.18||$318,000.00|| |
|1/22/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||448,200||$3.15||$1,411,830.00|| |
|1/20/2016||Saba Capital Management, L.P.||Major Shareholder||Buy||1,057,174||$3.17||$3,351,241.58|| |
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