Cetera Advisor Networks LLC Raises Position in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (NYSE:BST)

Cetera Advisor Networks LLC grew its holdings in shares of BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (NYSE:BSTGet Rating) by 3.9% in the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm owned 20,691 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 777 shares during the quarter. Cetera Advisor Networks LLC’s holdings in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust were worth $895,000 as of its most recent SEC filing.

Other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in the company. Confluence Wealth Services Inc. purchased a new stake in shares of BlackRock Science and Technology Trust during the 4th quarter valued at $33,000. Westside Investment Management Inc. purchased a new position in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust in the 1st quarter worth $43,000. Retirement Group LLC raised its stake in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust by 1,077.6% in the 1st quarter. Retirement Group LLC now owns 1,260 shares of the company’s stock worth $55,000 after acquiring an additional 1,153 shares during the last quarter. San Luis Wealth Advisors LLC purchased a new position in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust in the 1st quarter worth $126,000. Finally, Herold Advisors Inc. purchased a new position in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust in the 1st quarter worth $173,000.

BlackRock Science and Technology Trust Stock Performance

Shares of BST stock opened at $34.19 on Tuesday. The business has a fifty day moving average of $35.39 and a 200 day moving average of $37.96. BlackRock Science and Technology Trust has a 1 year low of $30.90 and a 1 year high of $56.10.

BlackRock Science and Technology Trust Dividend Announcement

The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 30th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 15th will be paid a $0.25 dividend. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 14th. This represents a $3.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 8.77%.

About BlackRock Science and Technology Trust

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BlackRock Science and Technology Trust is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc The fund is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. It invests directly and indirectly through derivative such as options in public equity markets of countries across the globe. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across the science and technology sector.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (NYSE:BST)

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