BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund Inc (NYSE:EGF) Announces $0.04 Monthly Dividend

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BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund Inc (NYSE:EGF) announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, September 3rd, NASDAQ reports. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 16th will be paid a dividend of 0.041 per share on Monday, September 30th. This represents a $0.49 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.80%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, September 13th.

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund has decreased its dividend by an average of 5.1% annually over the last three years.

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund stock traded down $0.01 during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching $12.94. The company had a trading volume of 108,200 shares, compared to its average volume of 8,053. BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund has a 52 week low of $12.60 and a 52 week high of $13.64. The company has a 50 day moving average of $13.09 and a 200-day moving average of $13.07.

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund Company Profile

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund, Inc is a closed-ended fixed income mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc It is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. The fund invests in fixed income markets. It primarily invests in a portfolio of United States government and government agency securities, including the U.S.

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Dividend History for BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund (NYSE:EGF)

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