Blackrock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust ( BDJ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 12, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased BDJ stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that BDJ has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $8.37, the dividend yield is 6.69%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BDJ was $8.37, representing a -0.36% decrease from the 52 week high of $8.40 and a 17.06% increase over the 52 week low of $7.15.
Interested in gaining exposure to BDJ through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BDJ as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares CEF Income Composite Portfolio ( PCEF ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PCEF with an increase of 3.73% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BDJ at 2.04%.
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