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BlackRock Health Sciences Trust

$43.01

Earnings Summary

PE Ratio
9.18

Highlights

PE Ratio:

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust’s price-to-earnings ratio after this Q4 2021 earnings stands at 9.18.

Earnings per share (EPS) Estimates

Earnings per share (EPS) estimates of the BlackRock Health Sciences Trust post its latest quarter earnings

EPS Estimate Current Quarter
0
EPS Estimate Current Year
0

Highlights

EPS Estimate Current Quarter:

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust’s earning per share (EPS) estimates for the current quarter stand at 0 - a NaN% jump from last quarter’s estimates.

EPS Estimate Current Year:

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust’s earning per share (EPS) estimates for the current year stand at 0.

Key Ratios

Key ratios of the BlackRock Health Sciences Trust post its Q4 2021 earnings

Return on Assets (ROA)
0
Return on Equity (ROE)
0.1
Dividend Per Share (DPS)
2.44

Highlights

Return on Assets (ROA):

Return on assets (ROA) indicates the profitability of the company in relation to its total assets. This ratio tells the financial health of the company. The higher the ROA, the better the company’s financial health. If any company has a ROA in the range of 5% to 20% - it is generally considered good. ROA above 20% is generally considered excellent. BlackRock Health Sciences Trust’s return on assets (ROA) stands at 0.

Earning Per Share (EPS):

The Return On Equity ratio indicates a company’s ability to turn equity capital received from shareholders into profits. ROE highlights the efficiency of equity capital in running the business. Generally, a return on equity in double digits is considered good. BlackRock Health Sciences Trust’s return on equity (ROE) stands at 0.1.

Dividend Per Share (DPS):

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust declared 2.44 dividend per share during the earnings announcement for Q4 2021.

Earnings Calendar

Earnings DateEstimated EPSReported EPSSurprise %
2016-03-31
0
-0.58
-Inf%
2016-06-30
0
-0.58
-Inf%
2016-09-30
0
-0.39
-Inf%

Company Information

BlackRock Health Sciences Trust’s (BME) (the 'Trust') investment objective is to provide total return through a combination of current income, current gains and long-term capital appreciation. The Trust seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing, under normal market conditions, at least 80% of its assets in equity securities of companies engaged in the health sciences and related industries and equity derivatives with exposure to the health sciences industry. The Trust utilizes an option writing (selling) strategy to enhance dividend yield.

Organisation
BlackRock Health Sciences Trust
Headquarters
55 East 52nd Street, New York, NY, United States, 10055
Industry
Miscellaneous