BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (NYSE:BST) declared a monthly dividend on Monday, December 11th, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 15th will be given a dividend of 0.13 per share on Friday, December 29th. This represents a $1.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.84%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 14th. This is an increase from BlackRock Science and Technology Trust’s previous monthly dividend of $0.11.
BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (NYSE:BST) opened at $26.70 on Tuesday. BlackRock Science and Technology Trust has a 52-week low of $17.88 and a 52-week high of $27.45.
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BlackRock Science and Technology Trust Company Profile
BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (the Trust) is a closed-end management investment company. The Trust’s investment objective is to provide income and total return through a combination of current income, current gains and long-term capital appreciation. The Trust invests at least 80% of its assets in equity securities of science and technology companies.
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