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BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSE:EGF)

+0.01 (+0.08 %)
(As of 10/18/2019 02:29 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $12.94
50-Day Range
MA: $12.92
52-Week Range
Now: $12.94
Volume1,800 shs
Average Volume8,884 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management
SectorFinancial Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A



Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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

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 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 Tuesday, October 1st. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, October 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.041 per share on Thursday, October 31st. This represents a $0.49 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.80%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, October 11th. View BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's Dividend History.

Has BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about EGF stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. InfoTrie identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded 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 media sentiment score of -1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund.

Who are some of BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's key competitors?

Who are BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's key executives?

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's management team includes the folowing 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)

Who are BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's major shareholders?

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Karpus Management Inc. (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund.

Which institutional investors are buying BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund stock?

EGF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Karpus Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund.

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 $12.94.

What is BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's official website?

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

How can I contact BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund?

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

MarketBeat Community Rating for BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund (NYSE EGF)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  15 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  20 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  35
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EGF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EGF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 10/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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