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LON:BGFD - Baillie Gifford Japan Trust Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 803
-3.00 (-0.37 %)
(As of 02/16/2020 02:11 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 803
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 824.84
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 803
Volume136,369 shs
Average Volume195,209 shs
Market Capitalization£742.17 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.44%
The Baillie Gifford Japan Trust PLC is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by Baillie Gifford & Co Ltd. It is co-managed by Baillie Gifford & Co. The fund invests in the public equity markets of Japan. It seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. The fund primarily invests in growth stocks of small and mid cap companies. It employs fundamental analysis with a bottom-up stock picking approach to create its portfolio. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the TOPIX Total Return Index. The Baillie Gifford Japan Trust PLC was formed in 1981 and is domiciled in the United Kingdom.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management
SectorFinancial Services



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£-21,476,000.00
Cash FlowGBX 44.54 per share
Book ValueGBX 792.10 per share



Market Cap£742.17 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Baillie Gifford Japan Trust (LON:BGFD) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Baillie Gifford Japan Trust's stock symbol?

Baillie Gifford Japan Trust trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BGFD."

How often does Baillie Gifford Japan Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Baillie Gifford Japan Trust?

Baillie Gifford Japan Trust announced a dividend on Wednesday, October 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 14th will be given a dividend of GBX 3.50 per share on Friday, December 13th. This represents a yield of 0.42%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 14th. This is a boost from Baillie Gifford Japan Trust's previous dividend of $0.60. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Baillie Gifford Japan Trust's Dividend History.

Has Baillie Gifford Japan Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about BGFD stock have trended neutral on Sunday, according to InfoTrie. The research firm identifies positive and negative press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Baillie Gifford Japan Trust earned a media sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the near future. View News Stories for Baillie Gifford Japan Trust.

Who are some of Baillie Gifford Japan Trust's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Baillie Gifford Japan Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Baillie Gifford Japan Trust investors own include FDM Group (FDM), NCC Group (NCC), Photo-Me International (PHTM), Royal Dutch Shell (RDSB), Shanta Gold (SHG), Somero Enterprises (SOM), Greencoat UK Wind (UKW), VPC Specialty Lending Investments (VSL), Aldeyra Therapeutics (ALDX) and Ares Capital (ARCC).

Who are Baillie Gifford Japan Trust's key executives?

Baillie Gifford Japan Trust's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Ms. Sarah Jane Mackay Whitley, Portfolio Mang. (Age 60)

How do I buy shares of Baillie Gifford Japan Trust?

Shares of BGFD 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 Baillie Gifford Japan Trust's stock price today?

One share of BGFD stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 803.

How big of a company is Baillie Gifford Japan Trust?

Baillie Gifford Japan Trust has a market capitalization of £742.17 million and generates £-21,476,000.00 in revenue each year. View Additional Information About Baillie Gifford Japan Trust.

What is Baillie Gifford Japan Trust's official website?

The official website for Baillie Gifford Japan Trust is http://www.bailliegifford.com/.

How can I contact Baillie Gifford Japan Trust?

Baillie Gifford Japan Trust's mailing address is Calton Square, 1 Greenside Row, EDINBURGH, EH1 3AN, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-131-2752000.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Baillie Gifford Japan Trust (LON BGFD)

Community Ranking:  2.1 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  69 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  97 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  166
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Baillie Gifford Japan Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BGFD will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BGFD will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/16/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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