Focus Financial Network Inc. ADV Makes New Investment in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (NYSE:BST)

Focus Financial Network Inc. ADV bought a new position in shares of BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (NYSE:BSTFree Report) during the fourth quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The fund bought 9,081 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $306,000.

A number of other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. D.A. Davidson & CO. raised its stake in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust by 8.0% during the third quarter. D.A. Davidson & CO. now owns 6,774 shares of the company’s stock worth $213,000 after purchasing an additional 500 shares during the period. Annapolis Financial Services LLC purchased a new position in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust during the fourth quarter worth about $26,000. Global Retirement Partners LLC raised its stake in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust by 345.5% during the fourth quarter. Global Retirement Partners LLC now owns 1,096 shares of the company’s stock worth $38,000 after purchasing an additional 850 shares during the period. Future Financial Wealth Managment LLC raised its stake in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust by 10.4% during the fourth quarter. Future Financial Wealth Managment LLC now owns 10,600 shares of the company’s stock worth $357,000 after purchasing an additional 1,000 shares during the period. Finally, Aurora Private Wealth Inc. raised its stake in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust by 9.8% during the fourth quarter. Aurora Private Wealth Inc. now owns 12,575 shares of the company’s stock worth $423,000 after purchasing an additional 1,126 shares during the period.

BlackRock Science and Technology Trust Trading Up 0.5 %

Shares of BST opened at $36.42 on Monday. BlackRock Science and Technology Trust has a 1-year low of $29.62 and a 1-year high of $37.96. The firm has a 50-day simple moving average of $35.76 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of $35.41.

BlackRock Science and Technology Trust Dividend Announcement

The business also recently declared a monthly dividend, which was paid on Friday, May 31st. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 15th were given a dividend of $0.25 per share. This represents a $3.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 8.24%. The ex-dividend date was Tuesday, May 14th.

BlackRock Science and Technology Trust Company Profile

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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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