About Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment (LON:DNDL)
Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment Trust PLC is an investment company, which seeks to qualify as an investment trust for the United Kingdom capital gains tax purposes. The Company focuses on long term private and institutional investors wanting to benefit from the growth prospects of the United Kingdom smaller companies by investing in a relatively risk averse investment trust. The Company's investment objective is to achieve long-term growth from a portfolio of smaller companies in the United Kingdom. The Company invests primarily in the equity securities of the United Kingdom smaller companies, with a focus on investing in quality companies with a prospect of dividend growth. The Company invests in a range of sectors, including basic materials, consumer goods, consumer services, financials, healthcare, industrials, oil and gas, technology, and telecommunications. Aberdeen Asset Managers Limited is an investment manager of the Company.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Investment Trusts
Trailing P/E Ratio326.898734177215
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Trailing EPSGBX 0.79
Return on Equity26.74%
Return on Assets25.71%
Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment (LON:DNDL) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment's stock symbol?
Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "DNDL."
How often does Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment?
Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment declared a dividend on Friday, December 22nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 18th will be given a dividend of GBX 4.24 per share on Friday, February 16th. This represents a yield of 1.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 18th. This is a boost from Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment's previous dividend of $2.15. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment's Dividend History.
Who are some of Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment include Standard Life Equity Income Trust (SLET), International Biotechnology Trust (IBT), Tiziana Life Sciences (TILS), Gresham House (GHE), PowerShares Dynamic Sm. Cap Growth (PXSG), Cluff Natural Resources (CLNR), Legendary Investments (LEG), Mineral & Financial Investments (MAFL), Amedeo Resources (AMED), Henderson Global Trust (HGL), Ivy ProShares Russell 2000 Dividend Growers Index Fund (EET), ProShares UltraShort Russell2000 (TWM) and WisdomTree Intl. LargeCap Div Fd (DOL).
Who are Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment's key executives?
Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment's management team includes the folowing people:
- Norman M. Yarrow, Independent Non-Executive Chairman of the Board (Age 54)
- T. James K. Barnes, Senior Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 53)
- Alexa H. Henderson, Independent Non-Executive Director (Age 55)
- Christopher M.D. Thomson, Independent Non-Executive Director (Age 44)
Has Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment been receiving favorable news coverage?
Media stories about DNDL stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment earned a media sentiment score of 0.10 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the investment trust an impact score of 52.01 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days.
How do I buy shares of Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment?
Shares of DNDL 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 Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment's stock price today?
One share of DNDL stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 258.25.
How big of a company is Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment?
Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment has a market capitalization of £122.51 million.
How can I contact Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment?
Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment's mailing address is 40 Princes Street, EDINBURGH, EH2 2BY, United Kingdom. The investment trust can be reached via phone at +44-131-5284000.
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Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment (LON:DNDL) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment (LON DNDL) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Dunedin Smaller Companies Investment (LON DNDL) Insider Trades by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|12/16/2016||Norman M Yarrow||Insider||Buy||5,000||GBX 199||£9,950|
|8/2/2016||Alexa Henderson||Insider||Buy||51||GBX 204||£104.04|
|2/3/2015||Christopher Thomson||Insider||Buy||10,000||GBX 179.06||£17,906|
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