BR-DEBT STRAT F (NYSE:DSU) announced a monthly dividend on Thursday, August 3rd, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, August 15th will be paid a dividend of 0.0685 per share by the financial services provider on Thursday, August 31st. This represents a $0.82 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 6.98%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 11th.

BR-DEBT STRAT F has decreased its dividend payment by an average of 9.9% annually over the last three years.

Shares of BR-DEBT STRAT F (DSU) traded up 0.26% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting $11.77. The stock had a trading volume of 176,562 shares. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is $11.62 and its 200 day moving average price is $11.59. BR-DEBT STRAT F has a 12-month low of $10.35 and a 12-month high of $11.82. The stock’s market cap is $715.06 million.

In related news, insider James Keenan bought 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, July 26th. The shares were acquired at an average price of $11.69 per share, with a total value of $116,900.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the insider now owns 46,325 shares in the company, valued at $541,539.25. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this link. 1.00% of the stock is currently owned by insiders.

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About BR-DEBT STRAT F

BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund, Inc is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund’s primary investment objective is to provide current income by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of the United States companies’ debt instruments, including corporate loans, which are rated in the lower rating categories of the established rating services or unrated debt instruments.

Dividend History for BR-DEBT STRAT F (NYSE:DSU)

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