BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (NYSE:BST) Shares Sold by Wells Fargo & Company MN

Wells Fargo & Company MN cut its holdings in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (NYSE:BST) by 28.0% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The firm owned 569,546 shares of the company’s stock after selling 221,242 shares during the period. Wells Fargo & Company MN’s holdings in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust were worth $24,519,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also bought and sold shares of the company. Prospera Financial Services Inc bought a new stake in shares of BlackRock Science and Technology Trust during the 3rd quarter worth about $43,000. NEXT Financial Group Inc acquired a new stake in shares of BlackRock Science and Technology Trust in the third quarter worth $141,000. Private Advisor Group LLC acquired a new position in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust during the 2nd quarter valued at $153,000. Rockefeller Capital Management L.P. raised its stake in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust by 44.6% during the 2nd quarter. Rockefeller Capital Management L.P. now owns 4,173 shares of the company’s stock valued at $158,000 after purchasing an additional 1,288 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Bay Colony Advisory Group Inc d b a Bay Colony Advisors acquired a new position in BlackRock Science and Technology Trust during the 2nd quarter valued at $208,000.

BST opened at $46.93 on Friday. The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is $44.99 and its 200-day simple moving average is $40.42. BlackRock Science and Technology Trust has a twelve month low of $22.41 and a twelve month high of $50.11.

The business also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Monday, November 30th. Shareholders of record on Monday, November 16th will be issued a dividend of $0.187 per share. This represents a $2.24 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, November 13th.

About BlackRock Science and Technology Trust

BlackRock Science and Technology Trust is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc The fund is managed by BlackRock Advisors, LLC. It invests directly and indirectly through derivative such as options in public equity markets of countries across the globe. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across the science and technology sector.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for BlackRock Science and Technology Trust (NYSE:BST)

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