News articles about BlackRock Core Bond Trust (NYSE:BHK) have been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. BlackRock Core Bond Trust earned a media sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news headlines about the investment management company an impact score of 46.3699988169667 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the near future.
Shares of BlackRock Core Bond Trust traded down $0.02, hitting $12.76, during mid-day trading on Thursday, according to Marketbeat Ratings. 350 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 120,672. BlackRock Core Bond Trust has a twelve month low of $12.63 and a twelve month high of $14.26.
The business also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 29th. Investors of record on Friday, June 15th will be issued a $0.065 dividend. This represents a $0.78 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 6.11%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 14th.
About BlackRock Core Bond Trust
BlackRock Core Bond Trust is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust’s investment objective is to provide current income and capital appreciation. It invests at least 75% of its assets in bonds that are investment grade quality at the time of investment. Its investments will include a range of bonds, including corporate bonds, the United States Government and agency securities and mortgage-related securities.
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