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Mercantile Investment Trust PLC Company Profile (LON:MRC)

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Analysts' Ratings History for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
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Earnings History for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
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Dividend History for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
5/25/2016GBX 10.250.59%6/23/20166/23/20168/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
3/23/2016GBX 130.79%4/7/20164/7/20165/3/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/2/2015GBX 100.56%12/17/201512/17/20152/1/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
9/23/2015GBX 100.6%10/1/201510/1/201511/2/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/20/2015GBX 100.6%6/25/20156/25/20157/31/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
5/20/2016Gordon Lennox ,AngusInsiderBuy6,000GBX 1,679£100,740Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/13/2016Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy917GBX 1,654£15,167.18Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
5/3/2016Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy79GBX 1,668£1,317.72Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/7/2016Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy849GBX 1,596£13,550.04Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
2/1/2016Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy53GBX 1,725£914.25Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
1/6/2016Gordon Lennox ,AngusInsiderBuy5,000GBX 1,803£90,150Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/4/2015Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy48GBX 1,746£838.08Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
11/3/2015Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy48GBX 1,746£838.08Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/15/2015Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy910GBX 1,665£15,151.50Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
9/24/2015Melville,I Hamish LeslieInsiderBuy10,000GBX 1,689£168,900Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
8/5/2015Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy49GBX 1,705£835.45Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
3/30/2015Jeremy TigueInsiderBuy956GBX 1,558.89£14,902.99Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
DateHeadline
06/18/16 09:33 AMMercantile Investments and Finance assists elephant calf get prosthetic leg
05/05/16 12:43 PMFriends Life to offload £230m Witan stake - It follows Friends Life's sale of its £185m holding in Mercantile Investment Trust (MRC) earlier this year, which accounted for about 11.7 per cent of its assets. This was placed with around 30 investors at an 18 per cent discount to NAV. "Friends Life ...
05/03/16 11:57 AMWitan agrees to buy Aviva's 16% stake - In March JPMorgan Asset Management had to quickly place a £185 million stake in the Mercantile (MRC) investment trust it runs with 30 of its biggest investors after Aviva exited Friends’ long-standing position. The shares were re-sold at an 18% discount ...
04/07/16 12:28 PMFund managers fight risk of damaging 'Brexit' - Meanwhile, managers of Mercantile (MRC ) investment trust, which invests mainly in medium-sized companies in the FTSE 250, revealed they had increased cash levels to 14% in the £1.5 billion fund to protect it in the run-up to the vote. The increased cash ...
04/06/16 11:58 AMMercantile Investment Trust Continues Outperformance Of Benchmark - LONDON (Alliance News) - Mercantile Investment Trust PLC on Wednesday said it outperformed its benchmark in its last financial year. The trust's net asset value return of 12.9%, including cum income and with debt at par value, beat the benchmark's 4.7% ...
03/23/16 10:44 AM'Mid cap' investors take fright in build-up to Brexit vote - Guy Anderson, manager of the Mercantile (MRC ) investment trust, admits he is worried over the impact of the upcoming referendum on the UK's European Union membership on the medium-sized companies he focuses on. Mercantile is one of three investment trusts ...
03/15/16 10:52 AMPension fund sell-off hits investment trust shares - It is among the top five shareholders on a dozen investment trusts, mostly those focused on UK and global shares, private equity and property. Is biggest sale so far this year appears to be a dumping of its stake in Mercantile (MRC ). Last Monday Aviva ...
02/23/16 09:58 AMInvesting in Small and Mid Caps - Guy Anderson, portfolio manager of the Mercantile Investment Trust, says historically the evidence is even ... It is not representative of what we would think of as UK plc – roughly a quarter of the revenue is generated domestically and clearly it ...
02/01/16 09:33 AMMercantile Inv Tst (MRC) - In accordance with Listing Rule 15.5.1(4), The Mercantile Investment Trust plc (the 'Company') announces that it is satisfied that all inside information which the Directors and the Company may have up to the announcement of the annual results for the year ...
About Mercantile Investment Trust PLC

The Mercantile Investment Trust plc is a United Kingdom-based an investment trust company. The Company's objective is to achieve long term capital growth from a portfolio of United Kingdom-based medium and smaller companies. The Company employs JPMorgan Funds Limited to actively manage its assets. At time of purchase, the maximum exposure to any individual stock is 8% of gross assets. The Company does not invest more than 15% of its gross assets in other United Kingdom listed investment companies (including investment trusts).

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: MRC
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $18.86
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $19.08
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $19.01
  • P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $nan EPS
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