BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (NYSE:BST) announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 3rd, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Monday, April 16th will be paid a dividend of 0.13 per share on Monday, April 30th. This represents a $1.56 annualized dividend and a yield of 5.26%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, April 13th.
Shares of BlackRock Science & Technology Trust stock opened at $29.63 on Friday. BlackRock Science & Technology Trust has a 1 year low of $20.44 and a 1 year high of $34.26.
In other BlackRock Science & Technology Trust news, insider Kyle Mcclements sold 1,814 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, April 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $29.10, for a total transaction of $52,787.40. The sale was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this link.
About BlackRock Science & Technology Trust
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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