Blackrock Health Sciences Trust (NYSE:BME) announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 2nd, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Monday, April 15th will be given a dividend of 0.20 per share on Tuesday, April 30th. This represents a $2.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 6.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, April 12th.

Blackrock Health Sciences Trust has raised its dividend by an average of 3.7% per year over the last three years.

NYSE BME opened at $39.81 on Thursday. Blackrock Health Sciences Trust has a 52-week low of $32.00 and a 52-week high of $44.00.

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Blackrock Health Sciences Trust Company Profile

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc The fund is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. It invests in the public equity markets of the United States. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating in the health sciences and related sectors, which include businesses involved in researching, developing, producing, distributing or delivering medical, dental, optical, pharmaceutical or biotechnology products, supplies, equipment, or services.

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Dividend History for Blackrock Health Sciences Trust (NYSE:BME)

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