AQR Arbitrage LLC Acquires 162,288 Shares of BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust (NYSE:BOE)

AQR Arbitrage LLC raised its holdings in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust (NYSE:BOEFree Report) by 93.7% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The fund owned 335,491 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after purchasing an additional 162,288 shares during the quarter. AQR Arbitrage LLC’s holdings in BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust were worth $3,164,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.

Other institutional investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC lifted its holdings in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust by 125.0% in the third quarter. Blue Bell Private Wealth Management LLC now owns 4,500 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $42,000 after buying an additional 2,500 shares in the last quarter. Money Concepts Capital Corp bought a new position in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust in the fourth quarter valued at approximately $44,000. Cetera Investment Advisers bought a new position in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust in the first quarter valued at approximately $137,000. Jane Street Group LLC bought a new position in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust in the second quarter valued at approximately $120,000. Finally, Virtu Financial LLC bought a new position in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust in the first quarter valued at approximately $148,000.

BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust Price Performance

Shares of BOE stock traded up $0.04 during trading hours on Thursday, reaching $10.19. The stock had a trading volume of 79,097 shares, compared to its average volume of 165,139. The stock’s fifty day simple moving average is $10.03 and its 200 day simple moving average is $9.77. BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust has a 12 month low of $8.80 and a 12 month high of $10.30.

BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust Dividend Announcement

The company also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, February 29th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 15th will be given a $0.063 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, February 14th. This represents a $0.76 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.42%.

BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust Profile

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BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc The fund is co-managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC and BlackRock International Limited. It invests in public equity markets across the globe. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust (NYSE:BOE)

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