About Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon (LON:BGS)
Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon PLC is a United Kingdom-based investment trust. The Company's objective is to pursue long term capital growth through investment principally in small Japanese companies. The Company invests principally in small Japanese company securities with either market capitalization or turnover less than approximately 150 billion Yens. The Company may invest in United Kingdom and Overseas domiciled pooled funds, including United Kingdom listed investment trusts that invest principally in Japanese securities. On acquisition, no more than 15% of the Company's gross assets are invested in such companies or funds. The Company invests in a range of sectors, such as consumer discretionary, consumer staples, energy, financials, healthcare, industrials, information technology, materials, telecommunications services and utilities. Baillie Gifford & Co Limited is the investment manager of the Company.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Investment Trusts
Trailing P/E Ratio375.193798449612
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Trailing EPSGBX 2.58
Return on Equity28.73%
Return on Assets25.68%
Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon (LON:BGS) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon's stock symbol?
Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BGS."
Who are some of Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon include 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), Ivy ProShares Russell 2000 Dividend Growers Index Fund (EET), ProShares UltraShort Russell2000 (TWM) and WisdomTree Intl. LargeCap Div Fd (DOL).
Has Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon been receiving favorable news coverage?
News articles about BGS stock have been trending somewhat positive this week, according to Accern Sentiment Analysis. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon earned a daily sentiment score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news stories about the company an impact score of 45.86 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.
How do I buy shares of Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon?
Shares of BGS 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 Shin Nippon's stock price today?
One share of BGS stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 968.
How big of a company is Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon?
Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon has a market capitalization of £473.94 million.
How can I contact Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon?
Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon's mailing address is Calton Square, 1 Greenside Row, EDINBURGH, EH1 3AN, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-80-09172112.
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Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon (LON BGS) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon (LON BGS) 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|
|3/6/2018||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||155||GBX 960||£1,488|
|2/6/2018||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||174||GBX 860||£1,496.40|
|1/16/2018||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||1,619||GBX 922||£14,927.18|
|1/5/2018||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||166||GBX 900||£1,494|
|12/8/2017||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||174||GBX 857||£1,491.18|
|11/7/2017||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||182||GBX 819||£1,490.58|
|10/6/2017||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||198||GBX 755||£1,494.90|
|9/8/2017||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||202||GBX 739||£1,492.78|
|8/4/2017||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||209||GBX 716||£1,496.44|
|7/7/2017||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||218||GBX 684||£1,491.12|
|6/9/2017||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||209||GBX 713||£1,490.17|
|5/5/2017||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||235||GBX 634||£1,489.90|
|4/7/2017||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||234||GBX 640||£1,497.60|
|3/7/2017||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||232||GBX 642||£1,489.44|
|2/7/2017||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||240||GBX 622||£1,492.80|
|1/6/2017||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||251||GBX 594||£1,490.94|
|12/6/2016||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||261||GBX 572||£1,492.92|
|10/7/2016||Michael Neil Donaldson||Insider||Buy||248||GBX 601||£1,490.48|
|9/6/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||291||GBX 513||£1,492.83|
|8/5/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||257||GBX 581||£1,493.17|
|7/8/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||256||GBX 582||£1,489.92|
|6/7/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||279||GBX 535||£1,492.65|
|5/6/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||309||GBX 484||£1,495.56|
|4/5/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||304||GBX 491||£1,492.64|
|3/4/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||317||GBX 470||£1,489.90|
|2/5/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||334||GBX 447||£1,492.98|
|1/8/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||331||GBX 451||£1,492.81|
|12/4/2015||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||344||GBX 434||£1,492.96|
|11/6/2015||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||376||GBX 397||£1,492.72|
|10/6/2015||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||388||GBX 385||£1,493.80|
|9/4/2015||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||266||GBX 374||£994.84|
|8/10/2015||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||238||GBX 420||£999.60|
|7/8/2015||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||251||GBX 395||£991.45|
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Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon (LON BGS) Stock Chart for Tuesday, March, 20, 2018