Blackrock Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust (NYSE:BCX) Shares Purchased by Commonwealth Equity Services LLC

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Commonwealth Equity Services LLC increased its stake in shares of Blackrock Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust (NYSE:BCX) by 10.9% during the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The institutional investor owned 720,273 shares of the investment management company’s stock after acquiring an additional 71,036 shares during the quarter. Commonwealth Equity Services LLC’s holdings in Blackrock Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust were worth $6,432,000 at the end of the most recent quarter.

A number of other large investors also recently made changes to their positions in BCX. CX Institutional acquired a new stake in Blackrock Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust during the 2nd quarter worth $70,000. Motco acquired a new stake in Blackrock Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust during the 2nd quarter worth $57,000. Park Avenue Securities LLC raised its stake in Blackrock Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust by 16.0% during the 2nd quarter. Park Avenue Securities LLC now owns 15,288 shares of the investment management company’s stock worth $144,000 after acquiring an additional 2,112 shares in the last quarter. Leisure Capital Management acquired a new stake in Blackrock Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust during the 2nd quarter worth $188,000. Finally, Peak Asset Management LLC acquired a new position in Blackrock Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust in the second quarter valued at $118,000.

NYSE BCX opened at $9.07 on Friday. Blackrock Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust has a one year low of $7.28 and a one year high of $10.22. The firm’s fifty day moving average is $9.36 and its two-hundred day moving average is $9.30.

The firm also recently disclosed a monthly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 31st. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 17th will be paid a $0.04 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 16th. This represents a $0.48 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 5.29%.

Blackrock Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust Company Profile

BlackRock Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust is a closed-end investment fund/investment trust. Its primary investment objective is to seek high current income and current gains, with a secondary objective of capital appreciation. It invests all of its assets in equity securities issued by commodity or natural resources companies, derivatives with exposure to commodity or natural resources companies or investments in securities and derivatives linked to the underlying price movement of commodities or natural resources.

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