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LON:BUR - Burford Capital Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 622
-13.50 (-2.12 %)
(As of 01/24/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 622
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 708.12
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 622
Volume855,345 shs
Average Volume590,227 shs
Market Capitalization£1.36 billion
P/E Ratio3.57
Dividend Yield0.96%
Burford Capital Limited is a global finance company focused on law. The Company provides investment capital, investment management, financing and risk solutions with a focus on the litigation and arbitration sector. The Company's segments include provision of litigation investment, provision of litigation insurance, exploration of new initiatives related to application of capital to the litigation and arbitration sector until such time as those initiatives mature into full-fledged independent segments and investment management activities. Read More…

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry N/A



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£511.26 million
Cash FlowGBX 117.08 per share
Book ValueGBX 716.70 per share



Market Cap£1.36 billion
Next Earnings Date3/24/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Burford Capital (LON:BUR) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Burford Capital's stock symbol?

Burford Capital trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "BUR."

How often does Burford Capital pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Burford Capital?

Burford Capital declared a dividend on Thursday, July 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 14th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.04 per share on Thursday, December 5th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.2%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 14th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Burford Capital's Dividend History.

When is Burford Capital's next earnings date?

Burford Capital is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, March 24th 2020. View Earnings Estimates for Burford Capital.

What price target have analysts set for BUR?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 1 year price objectives for Burford Capital's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 570 to GBX 2,600. On average, they anticipate Burford Capital's share price to reach GBX 1,572.57 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 152.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Burford Capital.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Burford Capital?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Burford Capital in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Burford Capital.

Has Burford Capital been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about BUR stock have trended somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive news 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 closest to five being the most favorable. Burford Capital earned a media sentiment score of 0.8 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near term. View News Stories for Burford Capital.

What other stocks do shareholders of Burford Capital own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Burford Capital investors own include Fevertree Drinks (FEVR), CVS Group (CVSG), Vermilion Energy (VET), Afren (AFR), DP Eurasia (DPEU), IQE (IQE), Keywords Studios (KWS), NMC Health (NMC), Taylor Wimpey (TW) and Alphabet (GOOG).

Who are Burford Capital's key executives?

Burford Capital's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Christopher P. Bogart, Chief Exec. Officer (Age 53)
  • Mr. Adam R. Gerchen, Pres
  • Mr. Daniel Hall, Co-Founder, Co-Head of Global Corp. Intelligence, Asset Tracing, Enforcement Bus. & Director
  • Ms. Elizabeth O'Connell, Chief Financial Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. Quentin Pak, Director of Lead Operations

How do I buy shares of Burford Capital?

Shares of BUR 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 Burford Capital's stock price today?

One share of BUR stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 622.

How big of a company is Burford Capital?

Burford Capital has a market capitalization of £1.36 billion and generates £511.26 million in revenue each year. View Additional Information About Burford Capital.

What is Burford Capital's official website?

The official website for Burford Capital is http://www.burfordcapital.com/.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Burford Capital (LON BUR)

Community Ranking:  3.0 out of 5 (star star star)
Outperform Votes:  349 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  240 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  589
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Burford Capital and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BUR will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BUR will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/25/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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