Blackstone / GSO Strategic Credit Fund (BGB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 20, 2016

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Blackstone / GSO Strategic Credit Fund ( BGB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 20, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.105 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 29, 2016. Shareholders who purchased BGB prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 27th quarter that BGB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $13.7, the dividend yield is 9.2%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BGB was $13.7, representing a -16.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.41 and a 12.76% increase over the 52 week low of $12.15.

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

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

  • iShares S&P/Citigroup International Treasury Bond Fund ( IGOV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IGOV with an increase of 10.29% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BGB at 0.58%.

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 , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: BGB , IGOV

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