LON:BUR - Burford Capital Stock Price, News, & Analysis

GBX 1,515
+29.00 (+1.95 %)
(As of 06/18/2019 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
Now: GBX 1,515
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 1,557
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 1,515
Volume424,990 shs
Average Volume590,227 shs
Market Capitalization£3.31 billion
P/E Ratio10.08
Dividend Yield0.59%
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£426.43 million
Cash FlowGBX 141.90 per share
Book ValueGBX 623.40 per share



Market Cap£3.31 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
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 Wednesday, March 13th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 23rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.09 per share on Friday, June 14th. This represents a yield of 0.36%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 23rd. This is an increase from Burford Capital's previous dividend of $0.04. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Burford Capital's Dividend History.

What price target have analysts set for BUR?

5 brokers have issued 1-year target prices for Burford Capital's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 1,196 to GBX 2,470. On average, they expect Burford Capital's stock price to reach GBX 2,080 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 37.3% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Burford Capital.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Burford Capital?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Burford Capital in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating and 4 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?

News coverage about BUR stock has been trending neutral on Tuesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Burford Capital earned a daily sentiment score of 0.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. 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 IQE (IQE), CVS Group (CVSG), Vermilion Energy (VET), DP Eurasia (DPEU), Fevertree Drinks (FEVR), Keywords Studios (KWS), Taylor Wimpey (TW), Diageo (DEO), Comstock Mining (LODE) and Code Rebel (CDRBQ).

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 1,515.

How big of a company is Burford Capital?

Burford Capital has a market capitalization of £3.31 billion and generates £426.43 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:  294 (Thanks for Voting!)
Underperform Votes:  198 (Thanks for Voting!)
Total Votes:  492
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 6/18/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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