O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC Buys Shares of 4,326 BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE:BDJ)

O Shaughnessy Asset Management LLC bought a new stake in BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE:BDJ) during the second quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The firm bought 4,326 shares of the investment management company’s stock, valued at approximately $44,000.

Other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. Certified Advisory Corp acquired a new stake in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust in the 1st quarter valued at $30,000. Capital Analysts LLC acquired a new stake in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust in the 2nd quarter valued at $65,000. Syverson Strege & Co acquired a new stake in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust in the 2nd quarter valued at $72,000. Fifth Third Bancorp boosted its holdings in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust by 651.4% in the 1st quarter. Fifth Third Bancorp now owns 10,452 shares of the investment management company’s stock valued at $99,000 after purchasing an additional 9,061 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Guardian Wealth Advisors LLC acquired a new stake in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust in the 1st quarter valued at $112,000.

Shares of BDJ opened at $9.98 on Friday. BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust has a 52 week low of $6.99 and a 52 week high of $10.69. The stock has a fifty day moving average of $10.11 and a 200-day moving average of $9.98.

The company also recently declared a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 30th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, September 15th will be paid a $0.05 dividend. This represents a $0.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 6.01%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, September 14th.

BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust Profile

BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust operates as a closed-end investment fund and investment trust. Its primary investment objective is to seek current income and current gains, with a secondary objective of long-term capital appreciation. The company was founded on August 31, 2005 and is headquartered in Wilmington, DE.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for BlackRock Enhanced Equity Dividend Trust (NYSE:BDJ)

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