BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (BST) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 14, 2019

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BlackRock Science and Technology Trust ( BST ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2019. Shareholders who purchased BST prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BST has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $32.18, the dividend yield is 5.59%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BST was $32.18, representing a -11.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.20 and a 34.53% increase over the 52 week low of $23.92.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BST Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to BST through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BST as a top-10 holding:

  • First Trust CEF Income Opportunity ETF ( FCEF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FCEF with an increase of 2.24% over the last 100 days.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines
Referenced Symbols: BST , FCEF

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