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

+0.01 (+0.08 %)
(As of 07/10/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $13.26
50-Day Range
MA: $13.13
52-Week Range
Now: $13.26
Volume6,500 shs
Average Volume9,880 shs
Market CapitalizationN/A
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.04%
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

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Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund (NYSE:EGF) Frequently Asked Questions

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

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 increased by 0.1% and is now trading at $13.26. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

How often does BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund?

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund declared a monthly dividend on Wednesday, July 1st. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, July 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.041 per share on Friday, July 31st. This represents a $0.49 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, July 14th. View BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's dividend history.

Has BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about EGF stock have been trending somewhat positive on Sunday, InfoTrie reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund earned a media sentiment score of 1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news about BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund.

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."

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 $13.26.

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 7/12/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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