About Alliance Trust (LON:ATST)
Alliance Trust PLC is a United Kingdom-based investment company. The Company's objective is to be a core investment for investors seeking increasing value over the long term. The Company has no fixed asset allocation benchmark and it invests in a range of asset classes throughout the world to achieve its objective. The Company's focus is to generate a real return for shareholders over the medium to long term by a combination of capital growth and a rising dividend. The Company pursues its objective by investing in both quoted and unquoted equities across the globe in different sectors and industries; investing internationally in fixed income securities; investing in other asset classes and financial instruments, either directly or through investment vehicles, and investing in subsidiaries and associated businesses. Alliance Trust Investments Limited serves as an investment manager for the Company.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Investment Trusts
Trailing P/E Ratio556.8
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Trailing EPSGBX 1.25
Return on Equity22.08%
Return on Assets20.26%
Alliance Trust (LON:ATST) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Alliance Trust's stock symbol?
Alliance Trust trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "ATST."
How often does Alliance Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Alliance Trust?
Alliance Trust declared a dividend on Wednesday, November 29th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 7th will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.29 per share on Tuesday, January 2nd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 7th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Alliance Trust's Dividend History.
Who are some of Alliance Trust's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Alliance Trust include iShares S&P NA Tec. Semi. Idx. Fd.(ETF) (SOXX), PowerShares Fin. Preferred Port. (PGF), Greencoat UK Wind (UKW), Foresight Solar Fund (FSFL), SPDR S&P Retail (XRT), Oakley Capital Investments (OCI), Draper Esprit (GROW), Standard Life Equity Income Trust (SLET), International Biotechnology Trust (IBT), Tiziana Life Sciences (TILS), Gresham House (GHE), PowerShares Dynamic Sm. Cap Growth (PXSG), Cluff Natural Resources (CLNR), Legendary Investments (LEG), Mineral & Financial Investments (MAFL), Amedeo Resources (AMED), Henderson Global Trust (HGL) and Ivy ProShares Russell 2000 Dividend Growers Index Fund (EET).
Who are Alliance Trust's key executives?
Alliance Trust's management team includes the folowing people:
- Robert Smith, Chairman of the Board (Age 71)
- Gregor Stewart, Deputy Chairman of the Board
- Lisa Brown, Company Secretary
- Anthony L. Brooke, Non-Executive Director (Age 68)
- Clare Dobie, Non-Executive Director (Age 58)
- Christopher Samuel, Non-Executive Director
- Karl S. Sternberg, Senior Non-Executive Independent Director
Has Alliance Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?
Media stories about ATST stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm identifies negative and positive media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Alliance Trust earned a media sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the company an impact score of 48.06 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.
How do I buy shares of Alliance Trust?
Shares of ATST 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 Alliance Trust's stock price today?
One share of ATST stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 696.
How big of a company is Alliance Trust?
Alliance Trust has a market capitalization of £2.51 billion.
How can I contact Alliance Trust?
Alliance Trust's mailing address is 8 West Marketgait, DUNDEE, DD1 1QN, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1382-306062.
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Earnings History for Alliance Trust (LON:ATST)
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Alliance Trust (LON:ATST) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Alliance Trust (LON ATST) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Alliance Trust (LON ATST) 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|
|1/8/2018||Gregor Stewart||Insider||Buy||27||GBX 763||£206.01|
|1/4/2018||Christopher Samuel||Insider||Buy||36||GBX 755||£271.80|
|12/19/2017||Christopher Samuel||Insider||Buy||6,500||GBX 749||£48,685|
|10/4/2017||Karl Sternberg||Insider||Buy||15||GBX 730||£109.50|
|10/3/2017||Karl Sternberg||Insider||Buy||32||GBX 727||£232.64|
|7/31/2017||Karl Sternberg||Insider||Buy||2,000||GBX 716||£14,320|
|7/4/2017||Karl Sternberg||Insider||Buy||17||GBX 703||£119.51|
|6/6/2017||Christopher Samuel||Insider||Buy||3,500||GBX 705||£24,675|
|5/17/2017||Karl Sternberg||Insider||Buy||2,750||GBX 698||£19,195|
|5/2/2017||Karl Sternberg||Insider||Buy||3,000||GBX 687||£20,610|
|4/4/2017||Christopher Samuel||Insider||Buy||24||GBX 689||£165.36|
|1/4/2017||Gregor Stewart||Insider||Buy||84||GBX 645||£541.80|
|12/21/2016||Clare Dobie||Insider||Buy||3,030||GBX 632||£19,149.60|
|5/3/2016||Kelvin,Lord Smith of||Insider||Buy||15,000||GBX 509||£76,350|
|3/16/2016||Kelvin,Lord Smith of||Insider||Buy||3,000||GBX 498||£14,940|
|10/5/2015||Forseke ,Karin||Insider||Buy||356||GBX 473||£1,683.88|
|7/3/2015||Noble,Susan Margaret||Insider||Buy||154||GBX 491||£756.14|
|6/30/2015||Trotter,Alan||Insider||Buy||26||GBX 4.87||GBX 126.62|
|6/8/2015||Katherine Garrett-Cox||Insider||Sell||65,266||GBX 503.77||£328,790.53|
|5/26/2015||Alan Trotter||Insider||Sell||10,352||GBX 508.50||£52,639.92|
|5/5/2015||Alan Trotter||Insider||Buy||11,256||GBX 509.75||£57,377.46|
|4/2/2015||Katherine Garrett-Cox||Insider||Buy||2,255||GBX 515||£11,613.25|
|3/11/2015||Karin Forseke||Insider||Buy||4,895||GBX 490.24||£23,997.25|
|1/5/2015||Katherine Garrett-Cox||Insider||Buy||2,408||GBX 480||£11,558.40|
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