Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust
INVESTMENT APPROACHBlackRock Resources & Commodities Strategy Trust’s (BCX) (the 'Trust') primary investment objective is to seek high current income and current gains, with a secondary objective of capital appreciation. The Trust will seek to achieve its investment objectives, under normal market conditions, by investing at least 80% of its total 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. The Trust utilizes an option writing (selling) strategy to enhance dividend yield.
No assurance can be given that the Trust’s investment objective will be achieved.
|Total Return (%)||0.61||-0.72||-||-||-2.83|
|Market Price Total Return (%)||0.58||-1.69||-||-||-7.94|
|Total Return (%)||-2.37||-2.59||0.61||-2.14||-||-||-9.78|
|Market Price Total Return (%)||-0.62||-1.93||0.58||-4.99||-||-||-25.69|
The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor’s shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted.
Past distributions are not indicative of future distributions.
as of 31-Oct-2014
|EXXON MOBIL CORP||7.33|
|BHP BILLITON LTD||5.00|
|ROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC||4.20|
|RIO TINTO PLC||3.33|
|TYSON FOODS INC||3.14|
Allocations are subject to change.
Average Market Cap (Millions)
as of 31-Oct-2014
as of 26-Nov-2014
as of 30-Sep-2014
|Type of Options||Single Stock|