Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/18/14, BlackRock Global Opportunities Equity Trust (BOE) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.097, payable on 12/31/14. As a percentage of BOE's recent stock price of $13.13, this dividend works out to approximately 0.74%, so look for shares of BlackRock Global Opportunities Equity Trust to trade 0.74% lower — all else being equal — when BOE shares open for trading on 12/18/14.

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Below is a dividend history chart for BOE, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.097 declared by BlackRock Global Opportunities Equity Trust:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from BOE is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 8.87% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.The chart below shows the one year performance of BOE shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

BlackRock Global Opportunities Equity Trust 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, BOE's low point in its 52 week range is $12.52 per share, with $15.25 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $13.11.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, BOE makes up 1.22% of the PowerShares CEF Income Composite Portfolio ETF ( PCEF) which is trading lower by about 0.6% on the day Tuesday.

In Tuesday trading, BlackRock Global Opportunities Equity Trust shares are currently down about 0.5% on the day.