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NYSE:EGF - BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund Stock Price, Forecast & News

$13.25
+0.12 (+0.91 %)
(As of 02/21/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
$13.13
Now: $13.25
$13.25
50-Day Range
$12.93
MA: $13.13
$13.25
52-Week Range
$12.79
Now: $13.25
$13.52
Volume3,600 shs
Average Volume6,849 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

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

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Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

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Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/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 Monday, February 3rd. Investors of record on Friday, February 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.041 per share on Friday, February 28th. This represents a $0.49 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.71%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 13th. View BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund's Dividend History.

Has BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about EGF stock have been trending negative this week, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund earned a news sentiment score of -2.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for 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?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund investors own include Gilead Sciences (GILD), Huntington Bancshares (HBAN), Methanex (MEOH), PacWest Bancorp (PACW), People's United Financial (PBCT), Pattern Energy Group (PEGI), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA), AbbVie (ABBV), Algonquin Power & Utilities (AQN) and BCE (BCE).

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 Relative Value Partners Group LLC (0.00%), Lido Advisors LLC (0.00%), Dynamic Advisor Solutions LLC (0.00%), Shulman DeMeo Asset Management LLC (0.00%) and Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund.

Which major investors are selling BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund stock?

EGF stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Dynamic Advisor Solutions LLC, Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. and Lido Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund.

Which major investors are buying BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund stock?

EGF stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Shulman DeMeo Asset Management LLC and Relative Value Partners Group LLC. 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 $13.25.

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:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  21 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  26 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  47
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 2/22/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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