Lido Advisors LLC bought a new stake in BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund Inc (NYSE:EGF) in the fourth quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The fund bought 64,006 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $832,000.

Separately, Shulman DeMeo Asset Management LLC purchased a new position in BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund during the fourth quarter worth about $480,000.

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund stock opened at $13.03 on Friday. BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund Inc has a 52 week low of $12.60 and a 52 week high of $13.64.

The firm also recently announced a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 29th. Investors of record on Friday, March 15th will be given a dividend of $0.041 per share. This represents a $0.49 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.78%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 14th.

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BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund 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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