BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:BRSC)

GBX 1,370 1,356.95 (10,398.08 %)
(As of 01/23/2018 01:00 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 1,370
Today's RangeGBX 1,350 - GBX 1,375
52-Week RangeGBX 993 - GBX 1,370
Volume43,060 shs
Average Volume25,696 shs
Market Capitalization£658.18 million
P/E Ratio352.19
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust (LON:BRSC)

BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust plc is a United Kingdom-based investment trust company. The Company's principal activity is portfolio investment. The Company's prime objective is to achieve long term capital growth for shareholders through investment mainly in smaller the United Kingdom quoted companies, which are listed on the London Stock Exchange or on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM). The Company has investments in various sectors, including oil and gas, basic materials, industrials, consumer goods, healthcare, consumer services, telecommunications, financials and technology. BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Limited is the investment manager and BlackRock Fund Managers Limited is the alternative investment fund manager of the Company.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment Trusts
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancials
SymbolLON:BRSC
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-20-77433000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio352.185089974293
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSGBX 3.89
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins95.32%
Return on Equity31.56%
Return on Assets28.76%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares47,880,000

BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust (LON:BRSC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust's stock symbol?

BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BRSC."

How often does BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust?

BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust declared a dividend on Monday, October 30th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 9th will be given a dividend of GBX 10 per share on Friday, December 15th. This represents a yield of 0.77%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 9th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust's Dividend History.

Who are some of BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust's key competitors?

How do I buy BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust stock?

Shares of BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust 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 BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust's stock price today?

One share of BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,370.

How big of a company is BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust?

BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust has a market capitalization of £658.18 million.

How can I contact BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust?

BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust's mailing address is 12 Throgmorton Avenue, LONDON, EC2N 2DL, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-77433000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust (BRSC)

Community Ranking:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  28 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  37 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  65
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust (LON:BRSC) Analyst Ratings History


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Earnings

Earnings History for BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust (LON:BRSC)


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Estimates

BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust (LON:BRSC) Earnings Estimates

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Dividends

BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust (LON:BRSC) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
10/30/2017GBX 100.77%11/9/201711/9/201712/15/2017
5/2/2017GBX 131.11%5/18/20175/18/20176/19/2017
10/25/2016GBX 80.88%11/3/201611/3/201611/30/2016
4/25/2016GBX 10.501.17%5/19/20165/19/20166/20/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust (LON BRSC) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust (LON:BRSC)

BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust (LON BRSC) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
10/28/2016Robert Sinclair RobertsonInsiderBuy5,000GBX 901£45,050
6/30/2016Platts-Martin,SusanInsiderBuy1,000GBX 801£8,010
5/5/2016Burton,Caroline MInsiderBuy1,000GBX 908£9,080
4/26/2016Platts-Martin,SusanInsiderBuy1,000GBX 898£8,980
1/26/2016Robertson,Robert SinclairInsiderBuy6,000GBX 876£52,560
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust (LON BRSC) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust plc (BRSC) Announces GBX 10 DividendBlackRock Smaller Companies Trust plc (BRSC) Announces GBX 10 Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 4 at 10:56 AM
BLACKROCK SMALLER COMPANIES TRUST PLC - Net Asset Value(s)BLACKROCK SMALLER COMPANIES TRUST PLC - Net Asset Value(s)
www.finanznachrichten.de - May 23 at 4:49 PM
BLACKROCK SMALLER COMPANIES TRUST PLC - Portfolio UpdateBLACKROCK SMALLER COMPANIES TRUST PLC - Portfolio Update
www.finanznachrichten.de - May 11 at 4:41 PM
BLACKROCK SMALLER COMPANIES TRUST PLC - Director/PDMR ShareholdingBLACKROCK SMALLER COMPANIES TRUST PLC - Director/PDMR Shareholding
www.finanznachrichten.de - May 5 at 4:42 PM
BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust Beats Benchmark For 13th YearBlackRock Smaller Companies Trust Beats Benchmark For 13th Year
www.morningstar.co.uk - April 25 at 4:30 PM
BLACKROCK SMALLER COMPANIES TRUST PLC - Holding(s) in CompanyBLACKROCK SMALLER COMPANIES TRUST PLC - Holding(s) in Company
www.finanznachrichten.de - March 9 at 3:26 PM

SEC Filings

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Chart

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This page was last updated on 1/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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