British Empire Trust PLC Company Profile (LON:BTEM)

About British Empire Trust PLC (LON:BTEM)

British Empire Trust PLC logoBritish Empire Trust plc, formerly British Empire Securities and General Trust plc, is a closed-end investment trust. The Company's investment objective is to achieve capital growth through a focused portfolio of investments, particularly in companies whose shares stand at a discount to estimated underlying net asset value. It makes investments principally in companies listed on the stock exchanges of the United Kingdom and/or overseas, which may include investment holding companies, investment trusts and other companies. It continues to seek and find investment opportunities with real value and prospects for medium to long term capital appreciation. It invests in various sectors, including aerospace and defense; professional services; building products; construction materials; electrical components and equipment; oil and gas equipment and services; healthcare supplies; packaged foods and meats, and others. Its alternative investment fund manager is Asset Value Investors Limited.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Investment Trusts
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:BTEM
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: www.british-empire.co.uk/
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 7.67
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 7.46
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 435.90 - GBX 703
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 95.50%
  • Return on Equity: 25.93%
  • Return on Assets: 23.83%
 

Frequently Asked Questions for British Empire Trust PLC (LON:BTEM)

What is British Empire Trust PLC's stock symbol?

British Empire Trust PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BTEM."

How often does British Empire Trust PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for British Empire Trust PLC?

British Empire Trust PLC declared a dividend on Friday, May 26th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 8th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2 per share on Friday, June 30th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.29%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 8th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View British Empire Trust PLC's Dividend History.

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How do I buy British Empire Trust PLC stock?

Shares of British Empire Trust PLC 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 British Empire Trust PLC's stock price today?

One share of British Empire Trust PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 701.50.


MarketBeat Community Rating for British Empire Trust PLC (LON BTEM)
Community Ranking:  3.2 out of 5 (  )
Outperform Votes:  9 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  5 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  14
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for British Empire Trust PLC (LON:BTEM) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for British Empire Trust PLC (LON:BTEM)
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Earnings

Earnings History for British Empire Trust PLC (LON:BTEM)
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Estimates

Earnings Estimates for British Empire Trust PLC (LON:BTEM)

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Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for British Empire Trust PLC (LON BTEM)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/26/2017GBX 20.29%6/8/20176/8/20176/30/2017
11/11/2016GBX 12.502.02%12/1/201612/1/20161/6/2017
5/24/2016GBX 20.43%6/9/20166/9/20166/30/2016
11/9/2015GBX 9.702.06%12/3/201512/3/20151/6/2016
5/27/2015GBX 20.38%6/11/20156/11/20156/26/2015
11/10/2014GBX 8.501.67%12/4/201412/4/20141/6/2015
5/30/2014GBX 20.4%6/11/20146/11/20146/27/2014
11/12/2013GBX 112.22%12/4/201312/4/20131/6/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for British Empire Trust PLC (LON:BTEM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for British Empire Trust PLC (LON:BTEM)
Insider Trades by Quarter for British Empire Trust PLC (LON:BTEM)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/15/2017Nigel Mervyn Sutherland RichInsiderBuy3,000GBX 666£19,980
12/18/2015Robson,Andrew StephenInsiderBuy2,000GBX 448£8,960
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for British Empire Trust PLC (LON:BTEM)
Latest Headlines for British Empire Trust PLC (LON:BTEM)
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DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoBritish Empire Trust PLC (BTEM) Declares Dividend of GBX 2
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 26 at 3:32 PM

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Chart

British Empire Trust PLC (BTEM) Chart for Tuesday, June, 27, 2017

This page was last updated on 6/27/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff