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BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund Stock Forecast, Price & News

$10.71
+0.06 (+0.56 %)
(As of 01/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Today's Range
$10.65
Now: $10.71
$10.71
50-Day Range
$10.14
MA: $10.37
$10.70
52-Week Range
$5.92
Now: $10.71
$11.50
Volume181,582 shs
Average Volume206,925 shs
Market Capitalization$501.42 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.79%
Beta0.75
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.

MarketRank

Overall MarketRank

0.79 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

1306th out of 1,930 stocks

Investment Offices, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

104th out of 172 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
Phone302-797-2000
EmployeesN/A
Year FoundedN/A

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Annual SalesN/A

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Market Cap$501.42 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable
$10.71
+0.06 (+0.56 %)
(As of 01/25/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund (NYSE:DSU) Frequently Asked Questions

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 shares have increased by 10.0% and is now trading at $10.71.
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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 declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, December 22nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 31st will be paid a dividend of $0.0605 per share on Monday, January 11th. This represents a $0.73 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 6.78%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 30th.
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Is BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund a good dividend stock?

BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund pays an annual dividend of $0.83 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 7.79%. DSU has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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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 December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 112,000 shares, an increase of 81.5% from the December 15th total of 61,700 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 152,100 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.7 days.
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Who are some of BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund's key competitors?

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

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.

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 many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Capital Investment Advisors LLC (0.20%), Park Avenue Securities LLC (0.18%), Stolper Co (0.13%), Kestra Advisory Services LLC (0.11%), Janney Montgomery Scott LLC (0.09%) and Foundations Investment Advisors LLC (0.04%).
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Which institutional investors are selling BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund stock?

DSU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Capital Investment Advisors LLC, Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, and Stolper Co.
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Which institutional investors are buying BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund stock?

DSU stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Kestra Advisory Services LLC, Foundations Investment Advisors LLC, Park Avenue Securities LLC, and FNY Investment Advisers 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.

What is BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund's stock price today?

One share of DSU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.71.

How big of a company is BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund?

BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund has a market capitalization of $501.42 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 1/26/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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