About Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst (LON:ASCI)
Aberdeen Smaller Companies Income Trust PLC, formerly Aberdeen Smaller Companies High Income Trust PLC, is a United Kingdom-based investment company. The Trust's objective is to provide a high and growing dividend and capital growth from a portfolio invested principally in the ordinary shares of smaller United Kingdom companies and the United Kingdom fixed income securities. The Trust invests in equities, corporate bonds and preference shares. The primary objective of the Trust is to invest in the equity shares of smaller companies listed on a regulated United Kingdom stock market in order to gain growth in dividends and capital. The Trust invests in various sectors, such as industrials, consumer services, consumer goods, healthcare, basic materials, financials, technology, telecommunications, and oil and gas. The Trust's investment manager is Aberdeen Asset Managers Limited.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Investment Trusts
Trailing P/E Ratio341.176470588235
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Trailing EPSGBX 0.85
Return on Equity29.58%
Return on Assets26.86%
Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst (LON:ASCI) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst's stock symbol?
Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "ASCI."
How often does Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst?
Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst declared a dividend on Thursday, March 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 5th will be given a dividend of GBX 1.80 per share on Friday, April 27th. This represents a yield of 0.61%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 5th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst's Dividend History.
Who are some of Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst's key competitors?
Has Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst been receiving favorable news coverage?
News stories about ASCI stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative news coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 45.95 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.
How do I buy shares of Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst?
Shares of ASCI and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.
What is Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst's stock price today?
One share of ASCI stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 290.
How big of a company is Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst?
Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst has a market capitalization of £66.61 million.
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Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst (LON:ASCI) Analyst Ratings History
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Earnings History for Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst (LON:ASCI)
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Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst (LON:ASCI) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst (LON ASCI) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst (LON ASCI) Insider Trades by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|1/29/2018||David Fletcher||Insider||Buy||66||GBX 288||£190.08|
|11/13/2017||Dagmar Kent Kershaw||Insider||Buy||38||GBX 286||£108.68|
|10/30/2017||David Fletcher||Insider||Buy||66||GBX 279||£184.14|
|7/31/2017||David Fletcher||Insider||Buy||74||GBX 250||£185|
|6/21/2017||David Fletcher||Insider||Buy||5,504||GBX 235||£12,934.40|
|6/5/2017||Dagmar Kent Kershaw||Insider||Buy||8,511||GBX 234||£19,915.74|
|5/2/2017||David Fletcher||Insider||Buy||36||GBX 239||GBX 8,604|
|1/30/2017||David Fletcher||Insider||Buy||40||GBX 215||GBX 8,600|
|10/31/2016||David Fletcher||Insider||Buy||42||GBX 197||GBX 8,274|
|3/3/2016||Rose,Barry M||Insider||Buy||2,500||GBX 194||£4,850|
|2/12/2016||Rose,Barry M||Insider||Buy||2,500||GBX 190||£4,750|
Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst (LON ASCI) News Headlines
Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst (LON:ASCI) SEC Filings
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Aberdeen Smaller Coms High Incm Trst (LON ASCI) Stock Chart for Friday, March, 23, 2018