BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (NYSE:BST) announced a monthly dividend on Wednesday, January 3rd, Wall Street Journal reports. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, January 16th will be paid a dividend of 0.13 per share on Wednesday, January 31st. This represents a $1.56 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.61%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, January 12th.

Shares of BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (NYSE:BST) traded up $0.45 during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting $27.79. 175,765 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 174,150. BlackRock Science & Technology Trust has a twelve month low of $18.22 and a twelve month high of $27.93.

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BlackRock Science & Technology Trust Company Profile

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.

Dividend History for BlackRock Science & Technology Trust (NYSE:BST)

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