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

BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund Inc (NYSE:EGF) declared a monthly dividend on Tuesday, April 2nd, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Monday, April 15th will be given a dividend of 0.041 per share on Tuesday, April 30th. This represents a $0.49 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 3.77%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, April 12th.

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

Shares of BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund stock remained flat at $$13.05 during trading hours on Wednesday. 100 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 7,351. BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund has a one year low of $12.60 and a one year high of $13.64.

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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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