W Kester - BlackRock Credit Insider

BlackRock Credit Allocation Income Trust -- USA Stock  

USD 13.27  0.16  1.19%

Independent Trustee

Dr. W. Carl Kester is an Independent Trustee of BlackRock Credit Allocation Income Trust. He is George Fisher Baker Jr. Professor of Business Administration Harvard Business School Deputy Dean for Academic Affairs from 2006 to 2010 Chairman of the Finance Department Harvard Business School from 2005 to 2006 Senior Associate Dean and Chairman of the MBA Program of Harvard Business School from 1999 to 2005 Member of the faculty of Harvard Business School since 1981. Dr. Kesters independence from the Funds and the Funds investment advisor enhances his service as a member of the Governance and Nominating Committee Performance Oversight Committee and the Leverage Committee.
Age: 63  Executive Since 2007      
302-797-2000  

Management Efficiency

The company has Return on Asset of 2.75 % which means that on every $100 spent on asset it made $2.75 of profit. This is way below average. In the same way, it shows return on shareholders equity (ROE) of 8.31 % implying that it generated $8.31 on every 100 dollars invested.
The company has 642.77 M in debt with debt to equity (D/E) ratio of 40.7 . This implies that the company may be unable to create cash to meet all of its financial commitments. BlackRock Credit Allocation Income Trust has Current Ratio of 0.08 suggesting that it has not enough short term capital to pay financial commitments when the payables are due.

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Entity Summary

BlackRock Credit Allocation Income Trust IV is a closed ended balanced mutual fund launched by BlackRock, Inc. BlackRock Credit Allocation Income Trust (BTZ) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in Wilmington, DE and employs 21 people.

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Top Management

BlackRock Credit All Leadership Team
Robert Crothers, President
Henry Gabbay, Executive, Ph.D
Kathleen Feldstein, Executive, Ph.D
Robert Hubbard, Executive
Karen Robards, Chairman
Richard Cavanagh, Chairman
Charles Park, Executive
Jerrold Harris, Executive
James Flynn, Executive
Frank Fabozzi, Executive
Janey Ahn, Executive
John Perlowski, CEO
Michael Castellano, Executive
Jay Fife, Executive
Barbara Novick, Executive
Paul Audet, Executive
Neal Andrews, CFO
Brendan Kyne, President
W Kester, Executive
Carl Kester, Executive, MBA

Stock Performance

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