BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund Inc


BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund Inc

FinancialsClosed End Investments
  • Price (USD)9.32
  • Today's Change0.070 / 0.76%
  • Shares traded58.00k
  • 1 Year change-7.35%
  • Beta0.7094
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About the company

BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund, Inc. (the Fund) is a closed-end management investment company. The Fund's primary investment objective is to seek to provide current income by investing primarily in a diversified portfolio of the United States companies debt instruments, including corporate loans, which are rated in the lower rating categories of the established rating services or unrated debt instruments. The Fund's secondary investment objective is to provide capital appreciation. Under normal market conditions, at least 80% of the Fund's total assets will be invested in debt instruments. The Fund may invest directly in debt instruments or synthetically using derivatives. The Fund has no restrictions on portfolio maturity or duration of the debt securities in which it may invest. Up to 20% of the Fund's total assets may be invested in distressed securities, which includes debt securities and corporate loans. The Fund's investment manager is BlackRock Advisors, LLC.

  • Revenue in USD (TTM)--
  • Net income in USD--
  • Incorporated1997
  • Employees--
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Peer analysis

Key Information
CompanyRevenue (TTM)Net income (TTM)Market capEmployeesPrice/earnings (TTM)Price/book value (MRQ)Price/cash flow (TTM)Price/sales (TTM)EPS (excl. extraordinary items, TTM)EPS (incl. extraordinary items, TTM)Revenue per share (TTM)Book value per share (MRQ)Asset turnover (TTM)Inventory turnover (TTM)Receivables turnover (TTM)Revenues per employee (TTM)Return on avg assets (TTM)Return on avg assets (5 yr avg)Return on investment (TTM)Return on investment (5 yr avg)Gross margin (TTM)Gross margin
(5 yr avg)
Net profit margin (TTM)Net Profit margin
(5 yr avg)
Quick ratio (MRQ)Interest coverage (TTM)Total debt to capital (MRQ)Payout ratio
(5 yr avg)
(YOY change %)
(5 yr growth rate)
Net income
(YOY change %)
Net income
(5 yr growth rate)
Capital expenditure
(5 yr growth rate)
(5 yr growth rate)
10X Capital Venture Acquisition III Corp0.00631.12k425.94m--686.351.46----0.01510.01510.007.090.00------0.4113--0.4122--------------0.00--------------
Marblegate Acquisition Corp0.00631.92k427.38m--676.451.49----0.01530.01530.006.980.00------0.4157--0.4171--------------0.0007-------26,664.00------
Columbia Seligman Premium Tech Gt-100.00bn-100.00bn429.12m--------------------------------------------------------------
BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund Inc-100.00bn-100.00bn431.15m--------------------------------------------------------------
Digital Transformation Opportunites Corp0.008.22m431.47m--59.911.3449.09--0.17280.17280.007.710.00------2.45--2.46--------------0.00------1,005,456.00------
Logistics Innovation Technologies Corp0.0014.46m431.66m--29.941.3129.84--0.33830.33830.007.730.00------4.22--4.22--------------0.0005--------------
PGIM Global High Yield Fund Inc47.79m-97.07m432.57m----0.8084--9.05-2.37-2.371.1713.080.0602-------12.232.15-12.452.1981.0976.30-203.1237.09--0.28450.1426234.54-13.07-2.01-196.00----1.15
MELI Kaszek Pioneer Corp0.0083.52m433.14m0.003.611.5094.10--2.832.830.006.820.00------28.64--28.81--------------0.00------198.69------
Social Leverage Acquisition Corp I0.005.83m433.84m3.0075.041.3369.75--0.13410.13410.007.590.00----0.001.68--1.69--------------0.0022------498,996.10------
Shoulderup Technology Acquisition Corp0.00325.63k433.88m--4,513.041.46----0.00230.00230.007.090.00------0.2111--0.2118--------------0.00--------------
Gladstone Investment Corporation81.81m47.59m433.92m69.009.060.9658--5.301.431.432.4613.430.1085--23.941,185,609.006.319.046.619.2937.3659.6158.1762.23----0.389658.2627.935.28141.0017.98--3.01
Atlantic Coastal Acquisition Corp0.004.55m434.27m--95.051.33192.61--0.10590.10590.007.580.00------1.31--1.33--------------0.00-------971,576.00------
Golden Falcon Acquisition Corp0.0014.79m435.13m--29.431.31----0.34290.34290.007.690.00------4.27--4.36--------------0.0007------281.25------
Forest Road Acquisition Corp II0.0014.68m435.31m--29.651.29----0.33560.33560.007.740.00------4.17--4.18--------------0.00------967,083.90------
Western Asset Managed Municipals Fnd Inc28.64m-92.61m435.41m0.00--0.8781--15.20-2.14-2.140.660412.030.0352--18.65---11.331.35-11.481.3676.5479.27-321.7633.69--0.17360.3015243.24-8.83-6.68-189.09-----9.08
Zimmer Energy Transition Acqustn Corp0.0011.35m436.43m3.0038.441.33----0.26330.26330.007.590.00----0.003.27--3.27--------------0.00009--------------
Data as of Mar 27 2023. Currency figures normalised to BlackRock Debt Strategies Fund Inc's reporting currency: US Dollar USD

Institutional shareholders

19.80%Per cent of shares held by top holders
HolderShares% Held
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney LLC (Investment Management)as of 31 Dec 20224.23m9.08%
Guggenheim Partners Investment Management LLCas of 31 Dec 2022926.41k1.99%
Oak Hill Advisors LPas of 31 Dec 2022648.05k1.39%
Invesco Capital Management LLCas of 31 Dec 2022636.47k1.37%
Advisors Asset Management, Inc.as of 31 Dec 2022626.03k1.34%
Parametric Portfolio Associates LLCas of 31 Dec 2022572.37k1.23%
Elevated Capital Advisors LLCas of 31 Dec 2022544.57k1.17%
Shaker Financial Services LLCas of 31 Dec 2022391.57k0.84%
LPL Financial LLCas of 31 Dec 2022331.92k0.71%
Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith, Inc. (Invt Mgmt)as of 31 Dec 2022321.73k0.69%
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Data from 31 Dec 2022 - 31 Dec 2022Source: FactSet Research Systems Inc.
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