BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund, Inc. (EGF) To Go Ex-Dividend on February 14th

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund, Inc. (NYSE:EGFGet Free Report) declared a monthly dividend on Thursday, February 1st, NASDAQ reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.041 per share on Thursday, February 29th. This represents a $0.49 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.04%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 14th.

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund Price Performance

Shares of EGF stock opened at $9.76 on Monday. The business has a 50-day simple moving average of $9.72 and a 200-day simple moving average of $9.70. BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund has a 52-week low of $9.02 and a 52-week high of $10.47.

Hedge Funds Weigh In On BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund

A hedge fund recently raised its stake in BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund stock. Morgan Stanley increased its holdings in BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund, Inc. (NYSE:EGFFree Report) by 53.4% in the fourth quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 5,744 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 2,000 shares during the quarter. Morgan Stanley’s holdings in BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund were worth $56,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

About BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund

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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.

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Dividend History for BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund (NYSE:EGF)

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