BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (NYSE:BST) announced a monthly dividend on Thursday, November 2nd, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 15th will be given a dividend of 0.11 per share on Thursday, November 30th. This represents a $1.32 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.95%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 14th.

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About BlackRock Science & Technology Trust

BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (the Trust) is a closed-end management investment company. The Trust’s investment objective is to provide income and total return through a combination of current income, current gains and long-term capital appreciation. The Trust invests at least 80% of its assets in equity securities of science and technology companies.

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