Wedbush Securities Inc. increased its position in BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust (NYSE:BOE) by 11.7% during the second quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 105,895 shares of the financial services provider’s stock after buying an additional 11,085 shares during the period. Wedbush Securities Inc.’s holdings in BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust were worth $1,403,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC.

A number of other institutional investors also recently modified their holdings of the company. Morgan Stanley boosted its position in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust by 3.6% in the first quarter. Morgan Stanley now owns 3,923,017 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $48,645,000 after buying an additional 137,719 shares in the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its position in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust by 18.6% in the first quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 1,960,851 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $24,314,000 after buying an additional 307,126 shares in the last quarter. Bank of America Corp DE boosted its position in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust by 22.2% in the first quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 528,162 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $6,549,000 after buying an additional 95,818 shares in the last quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. boosted its position in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust by 8.4% in the first quarter. Ameriprise Financial Inc. now owns 111,186 shares of the financial services provider’s stock worth $1,380,000 after buying an additional 8,643 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Saba Capital Management L.P. bought a new position in shares of BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust during the first quarter worth $1,207,000.

BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust (NYSE BOE) opened at 12.95 on Friday. The company has a 50-day moving average price of $13.39 and a 200-day moving average price of $12.87. BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust has a 52 week low of $11.29 and a 52 week high of $13.66.

The company also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, August 31st. Investors of record on Tuesday, August 15th will be issued a dividend of $0.078 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, August 11th. This represents a $0.94 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 7.23%.

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BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust Company Profile

BlackRock Enhanced Global Dividend Trust (the Trust), formerly BlackRock Global Opportunities Equity Trust, is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Trust’s investment objective is to provide current income and current gains, with a secondary objective of long-term capital appreciation.

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

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