Burford Capital Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 772
+14.00 (+1.85 %)
(As of 07/28/2021 08:29 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume2,606 shs
Average Volume415,032 shs
Market Capitalization£1.69 billion
P/E Ratio13.62
Dividend Yield1.14%
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About Burford Capital

Burford Capital Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides investment capital, asset management, financing, and risk solutions for the legal sector in Guernsey and internationally. The company offers law firm and business solutions, including litigation finance, portfolio financing, risk management, insurance, asset recovery, international arbitration, insolvency and bankruptcy, competition and antitrust, intellectual property, and post-settlement and monetization solutions, as well as legal finance and advisory services. The company was incorporated in 2009 and is based in Saint Peter Port, Guernsey.


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1.65 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 1.0Community Rank: 3.7Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.9 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Burford Capital (LON:BUR) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Burford Capital a buy right now?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Burford Capital in the last twelve months. There are currently 3 hold ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "hold" Burford Capital stock. A hold rating indicates that analysts believe investors should maintain any existing positions they have in BUR, but not buy additional shares or sell existing shares.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Burford Capital?

Wall Street analysts have given Burford Capital a "Hold" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but Burford Capital wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is Burford Capital's next earnings date?

Burford Capital is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, September 9th 2021.
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How has Burford Capital's stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

Burford Capital's stock was trading at GBX 401.20 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, BUR stock has increased by 92.4% and is now trading at GBX 772.
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How often does Burford Capital pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Burford Capital?

Burford Capital declared a dividend on Wednesday, March 24th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 27th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.13 per share on Friday, June 18th. This represents a yield of 1.53%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 27th. This is a positive change from Burford Capital's previous dividend of GBX 0.04. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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What price target have analysts set for BUR?

3 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year target prices for Burford Capital's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 500 to GBX 637. On average, they expect Burford Capital's stock price to reach GBX 545.67 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 29.3%.
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Who are Burford Capital's key executives?

Burford Capital's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Christopher P. Bogart, CEO & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Daniel Hall, Co-Founder & MD
  • Mr. Kenneth A. Brause, Chief Financial Officer (Age 56)
  • Ms. Aviva O. Will, Co-Chief Operating Officer (Age 52)
  • Mr. David Perla, Co-Chief Operating Officer (Age 51)
  • Mr. Jonathan T. Molot, Chief Investment Officer (Age 54)
  • Mr. Charles Utley A.C.A., Chief Accounting Officer
  • Mr. Mark N. Klein, Chief Admin. Officer & Gen. Counsel (Age 53)
  • Ms. Annie Duffy, Chief Compliance Officer
  • Ms. Liz Bigham, Chief Marketing Officer

Who are some of Burford Capital's key competitors?

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), Aviva (AV), IQE (IQE), Vermilion Energy (VET), (AFR.L) (AFR), Code Rebel (CDRBQ), Diageo (DEO), DP Eurasia (DPEU) and easyJet (EZJ).

What is Burford Capital's stock symbol?

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

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.
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What is Burford Capital's stock price today?

One share of BUR stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 772.

How much money does Burford Capital make?

Burford Capital has a market capitalization of £1.69 billion and generates £344.87 million in revenue each year.

How many employees does Burford Capital have?

Burford Capital employs 133 workers across the globe.

What is Burford Capital's official website?

The official website for Burford Capital is www.burfordcapital.com.

Where are Burford Capital's headquarters?

Burford Capital is headquartered at Regency Court, Glategny Esplanade, Saint Peter Port GY1 1WW.

This page was last updated on 7/28/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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