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Blackrock Innovation & Growth Trust (BIGZ)

Equity · Currency in USD · Last updated Mar 28, 2023

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The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in Blackrock Innovation & Growth Trust in Oct 2022 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $4,367 for a total return of roughly -56.33%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.

BIGZ (Blackrock Innovation & Growth Trust)
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Blackrock Innovation & Growth Trust had a return of 10.77% year-to-date (YTD) and -28.44% in the last 12 months. Over the past 10 years, Blackrock Innovation & Growth Trust had an annualized return of -33.97%, while the S&P 500 had an annualized return of 0.04%, indicating that Blackrock Innovation & Growth Trust did not perform as well as the benchmark.

1 month0.71%0.19%
6 months7.68%7.70%
1 year-28.44%-12.45%
5 years (annualized)-33.97%0.04%
10 years (annualized)-33.97%0.04%

Monthly Returns Heatmap


Sharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current Blackrock Innovation & Growth Trust Sharpe ratio is -0.71. A negative Sharpe ratio means that the risk-free rate is higher than the portfolio's return. This value does not convey any meaningful information.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.

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Dividend History

Blackrock Innovation & Growth Trust granted a 16.37% dividend yield in the last twelve months. The annual payout for that period amounted to $1.20 per share.


Dividend yield


Monthly Dividends

The table displays the monthly dividend distributions for Blackrock Innovation & Growth Trust. The dividends shown in the table have been adjusted to account for any splits that may have occurred.


Drawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.

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Worst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the Blackrock Innovation & Growth Trust. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the Blackrock Innovation & Growth Trust is 67.28%, recorded on Dec 28, 2022. The portfolio has not recovered from it yet.



To Bottom


To Recover



-67.28%Apr 19, 2021429Dec 28, 2022
-0.27%Apr 12, 20211Apr 12, 20211Apr 13, 20212

Volatility Chart

Current Blackrock Innovation & Growth Trust volatility is 24.00%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.

BIGZ (Blackrock Innovation & Growth Trust)
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