BlackRock Science and Technology Term Trust (BSTZ) To Go Ex-Dividend on February 14th

BlackRock Science and Technology Term Trust (NASDAQ:BSTZGet Free Report) announced a monthly dividend on Thursday, February 1st, NASDAQ reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.1033 per share on Thursday, February 29th. This represents a $1.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.74%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 14th.

BlackRock Science and Technology Term Trust has increased its dividend by an average of 13.5% per year over the last three years and has raised its dividend annually for the last 1 consecutive years.

BlackRock Science and Technology Term Trust Stock Performance

Shares of BlackRock Science and Technology Term Trust stock opened at $18.38 on Monday. BlackRock Science and Technology Term Trust has a fifty-two week low of $14.11 and a fifty-two week high of $19.00. The company’s 50 day moving average price is $16.96 and its two-hundred day moving average price is $16.78.

Institutional Trading of BlackRock Science and Technology Term Trust

A number of hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in BSTZ. Logan Stone Capital LLC lifted its holdings in shares of BlackRock Science and Technology Term Trust by 4,205.8% during the fourth quarter. Logan Stone Capital LLC now owns 706,673 shares of the company’s stock worth $11,052,000 after purchasing an additional 690,261 shares during the period. Mangrove Partners acquired a new position in shares of BlackRock Science and Technology Term Trust during the fourth quarter worth $4,537,000. UBS Group AG lifted its holdings in shares of BlackRock Science and Technology Term Trust by 22.6% during the first quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 1,395,064 shares of the company’s stock worth $26,074,000 after purchasing an additional 256,716 shares during the period. LPL Financial LLC lifted its holdings in shares of BlackRock Science and Technology Term Trust by 174.5% during the second quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 195,813 shares of the company’s stock worth $3,836,000 after purchasing an additional 124,482 shares during the period. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada lifted its holdings in shares of BlackRock Science and Technology Term Trust by 45.0% during the first quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 262,544 shares of the company’s stock worth $7,711,000 after purchasing an additional 81,482 shares during the period.

About BlackRock Science and Technology Term Trust

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BlackRock Science and Technology Term Trust is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc The fund is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. It invests in public equity markets across the globe. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating in the science and technology sectors.

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