Draper Esprit VCT Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 1,710
+25.00 (+1.48 %)
(As of 09/21/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume194,862 shs
Average Volume328,885 shs
Market Capitalization£4.26 billion
P/E Ratio15.98
Dividend Yield2.40%
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About Draper Esprit VCT

Elderstreet Draper Esprit VCT PLC, formerly Elderstreet VCT Plc, is a United Kingdom-based venture capital trust (VCT). The Company's principal investment objectives are to invest in a diversified portfolio of companies, focusing on smaller unquoted companies; pay annual dividends of between 4 and 5 pence per Ordinary share (subject to liquidity), and maintain its VCT status. The Company's investment portfolio includes venture capital investments and fixed income securities. It invests in sectors, including engineering, services, manufacturing, leisure, media and technology. The Company holds approximately 70% of its investments in qualifying companies. Approximately 10% of each investment in a qualifying company is held in eligible shares. No investment constitutes over 15% of the Company's portfolio. The Company's investment manager is Elderstreet Investments Limited.


Draper Esprit VCT (LON:EDV) Sets New 52-Week High at $1,845.00
Draper Esprit VCT (LON:EDV) Sets New 52-Week High at $1,845.00
September 2, 2021 |  americanbankingnews.com
Draper Regulatory News (DEVC)
Draper Regulatory News (DEVC)
May 4, 2021 |  lse.co.uk
Draper Esprit VCT plc : Issue of Equity
Draper Esprit VCT plc : Issue of Equity
April 18, 2021 |  markets.businessinsider.com
Offer for Subscription Closed
Offer for Subscription Closed
March 24, 2021 |  uk.finance.yahoo.com
Draper Esprit VCT plc - Result of General Meeting
Draper Esprit VCT plc - Result of General Meeting
March 17, 2021 |  finance.yahoo.com
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Analyst Opinion: 3.5Community Rank: 4.5Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Draper Esprit VCT (LON:EDV) Frequently Asked Questions

Is Draper Esprit VCT a buy right now?

3 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Draper Esprit VCT in the last year. There are currently 3 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" Draper Esprit VCT stock.
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Wall Street analysts have given Draper Esprit VCT a "Buy" 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 Draper Esprit VCT wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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How often does Draper Esprit VCT pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Draper Esprit VCT?

Draper Esprit VCT declared a dividend on Wednesday, August 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 9th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.28 per share on Tuesday, September 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.11%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 9th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
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Is Draper Esprit VCT a good dividend stock?

Draper Esprit VCT pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.37 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.40%. The dividend payout ratio of Draper Esprit VCT is 0.35%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for EDV?

3 brokerages have issued 1 year price targets for Draper Esprit VCT's stock. Their forecasts range from GBX 2,350 to GBX 2,800. On average, they anticipate Draper Esprit VCT's stock price to reach GBX 2,500 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 46.2% from the stock's current price.
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Who are Draper Esprit VCT's key executives?

Draper Esprit VCT's management team includes the following people:
  • Grant Leslie Whitehouse, Company Secretary
  • David Michael Brock, Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Nicholas P. Lewis, Non-Executive Director
  • Hugh G. Cazalet Aldous, Senior Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 72)
  • Barry Malcolm Dean, Non-Executive Independent Director
  • Michael Edward Wilson Jackson, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 64)

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What is Draper Esprit VCT's stock symbol?

Draper Esprit VCT trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "EDV."

How do I buy shares of Draper Esprit VCT?

Shares of EDV 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 Draper Esprit VCT's stock price today?

One share of EDV stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,710.

How much money does Draper Esprit VCT make?

Draper Esprit VCT has a market capitalization of £4.26 billion and generates £2.38 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does Draper Esprit VCT have?

Draper Esprit VCT employs 147,000 workers across the globe.

What is Draper Esprit VCT's official website?

The official website for Draper Esprit VCT is www.elderstreet.com.

Where are Draper Esprit VCT's headquarters?

How can I contact Draper Esprit VCT?

Draper Esprit VCT's mailing address is Ergon House, Horseferry Road, LONDON, SW1P 2AL, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-78315088.

This page was last updated on 9/21/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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