Cash Dividend On The Way From BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund, Inc. (EGF)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 4/11/13, BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund, Inc. ( EGF) EGF will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.065, payable on 4/30/13. As a percentage of EGF's recent stock price of $15.19, this dividend works out to approximately 0.43%.

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Below is a dividend history chart for EGF, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.065 declared by BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund, Inc.:

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from EGF is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 5.13% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

In Tuesday trading, BlackRock Enhanced Government Fund, Inc. shares are currently trading flat on the day.
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