LON:BUR - Burford Capital Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 1,602.17 +60.67 (+3.94 %) (As of 05/23/2019 01:21 AM ET)Previous CloseGBX 1,541.50Today's RangeGBX 1,550 - GBX 1,62452-Week RangeGBX 1,288 - GBX 2,075Volume1.06 million shsAverage Volume590,227 shsMarket Capitalization£3.50 billionP/E Ratio10.66Dividend Yield0.58%BetaN/A ProfileAnalyst RatingsChartDividendInsider TradesHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. The Company's provision of litigation investment segment reflects litigation and arbitration-related investment activities. The Company's provision of litigation insurance segment reflects the United Kingdom and Channel Islands litigation insurance activities. The Company's businesses include litigation finance and risk management, asset recovery and a range of legal finance and advisory activities. Receive BUR News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for BUR and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry N/A Sub-IndustryN/A SectorN/A Current SymbolLON:BUR Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A CIKN/A Webhttp://www.burfordcapital.com/ PhoneN/ADebt Debt-to-Equity Ratio46.85 Current Ratio2.83 Quick Ratio2.81Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio10.66 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales£426.43 million Price / Sales8.22 Cash FlowGBX 149.17 per share Price / Cash Flow10.74 Book ValueGBX 623.40 per share Price / Book2.57Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/AMiscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding Shares218,650,000Market Cap£3.50 billion Next Earnings DateN/A OptionableNot Optionable 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. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 23rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.09 per share on Friday, June 14th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.36%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 23rd. This is a positive change from Burford Capital's previous dividend of $0.04. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Burford Capital's Dividend History. What price target have analysts set for BUR? 5 brokerages have issued 12-month price targets for Burford Capital's stock. Their predictions range from GBX 1,196 to GBX 2,470. On average, they expect Burford Capital's share price to reach GBX 2,057.80 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 28.4% 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? Media headlines about BUR stock have trended somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie. The research firm ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Burford Capital earned a media sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future. 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), Fevertree Drinks (FEVR), Vermilion Energy (VET), Keywords Studios (KWS), Taylor Wimpey (TW), Diageo (DEO), Comstock Mining (LODE), Code Rebel (CDRBQ) and Boohoo Group (BOO). 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, PresMr. Daniel Hall, Co-Founder, Co-Head of Global Corp. Intelligence, Asset Tracing, Enforcement Bus. & DirectorMs. 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 1,602.17. How big of a company is Burford Capital? Burford Capital has a market capitalization of £3.50 billion and generates £426.43 million in revenue each year. 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 ( )Outperform Votes: 287 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 194 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 481MarketBeat'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 5/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Can systematic risk be avoided? Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.