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NYSE:EGFBlackRock Enhanced Government Fund Stock Price, Forecast & News

$13.19
-0.07 (-0.53 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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$13.19
Now: $13.19
$13.19
50-Day Range
$12.93
MA: $13.21
$13.36
52-Week Range
$9.62
Now: $13.19
$13.84
Volume100 shs
Average Volume9,750 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.04%
BetaN/A
BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund, Inc. is a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc. It is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. The fund invests in fixed income markets. It primarily invests in a portfolio of United States government and government agency securities, including the U.S. government mortgage-backed securities. The fund invests in non U.S. government debt securities of foreign or domestic issuers, including commercial paper, notes, corporate bonds, debentures, asset-backed securities, mortgage-backed securities, corporate loans, sovereign debt securities, and money market securities. It was formerly known as Enhanced Government Fund, Inc. BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund, Inc. was formed in 2006 and is domiciled in United States.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.2Dividend Strength: 0.0Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.44 out of 5 stars


Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management
Sub-IndustryN/A
CUSIP09255K108
Phone302-797-2000

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Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable
$13.19
-0.07 (-0.53 %)
(As of 08/14/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund (NYSE:EGF) Frequently Asked Questions

How has BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's stock was trading at $13.25 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, EGF stock has decreased by 0.5% and is now trading at $13.19.
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How often does BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund?

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund announced a monthly dividend on Monday, August 3rd. Shareholders of record on Friday, August 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.041 per share on Monday, August 31st. This represents a $0.49 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.73%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 13th.
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Has BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about EGF stock have been trending neutral this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund earned a news sentiment score of 0.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future.
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Are investors shorting BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund?

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund saw a increase in short interest during the month of June. As of June 30th, there was short interest totaling 400 shares, an increase of 300.0% from the June 15th total of 100 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 10,300 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.0 days.
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Who are some of BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund own?

Who are BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's key executives?

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. John M. Perlowski, Chief Exec. Officer and Pres (Age 55)
  • Mr. Neal J. Andrews, Chief Financial Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Charles Choon Sik Park, Chief Compliance Officer and Anti-Money Laundering Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Jay M. Fife, Treasurer (Age 49)
  • Ms. Janey Ahn, Sec. (Age 44)

What is BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's stock symbol?

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EGF."

Who are BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's major shareholders?

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Sit Investment Associates Inc. (0.00%), Lido Advisors LLC (0.00%), Shulman DeMeo Asset Management LLC (0.00%), Bank of America Corp DE (0.00%), Advisor Group Holdings Inc. (0.00%) and UBS Group AG (0.00%).
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Which institutional investors are selling BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund stock?

EGF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sit Investment Associates Inc..
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Which institutional investors are buying BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund stock?

EGF stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lido Advisors LLC, Shulman DeMeo Asset Management LLC, Advisor Group Holdings Inc., Bank of America Corp DE, and UBS Group AG.
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How do I buy shares of BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund?

Shares of EGF 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's stock price today?

One share of EGF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.19.

What is BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's official website?

The official website for BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund is www.blackrock.com.

How can I contact BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund?

The company can be reached via phone at 302-797-2000.

This page was last updated on 8/15/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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