About Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust (LON:FRCL)
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC is a United Kingdom-based investment trust company. The Trust's investment objective is to secure long-term growth in capital and income through a policy of investing in a diversified portfolio of publicly listed equities, as well as unlisted securities and private equity, with the use of gearing. It invests mainly in the shares or equities of companies publicly listed on global stock markets. It also invests in other types of securities or assets depending on the return prospects and in consideration of implications for the broader portfolio. The Trust's investment manager is F&C Investment Business Limited.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Investment Trusts
Trailing P/E Ratio652.040816326531
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Trailing EPSGBX 0.98
Return on Equity17.11%
Return on Assets15.90%
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust (LON:FRCL) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust's stock symbol?
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "FRCL."
How often does Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust?
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust announced a dividend on Wednesday, March 7th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 29th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.70 per share on Tuesday, May 1st. This represents a dividend yield of 0.41%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 29th. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust's Dividend History.
Who are some of Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust's key competitors?
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Has Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?
News headlines about FRCL stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust earned a news sentiment score of 0.17 on Accern's scale. They also gave news headlines about the company an impact score of 47.21 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the immediate future.
How do I buy shares of Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust?
Shares of FRCL 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 Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust's stock price today?
One share of FRCL stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 639.
How big of a company is Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust?
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust has a market capitalization of £3.51 billion.
How can I contact Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust?
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust's mailing address is Exchange House, 12 Primrose Street, LONDON, EC2A 2NY, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-76288000.
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Earnings History for Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust (LON:FRCL)
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Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust (LON:FRCL) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust (LON FRCL) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust (LON FRCL) 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|
|2/8/2018||Roger Bone||Insider||Buy||156||GBX 638||£995.28|
|1/9/2018||Jeffrey Hewitt||Insider||Buy||74||GBX 667||£493.58|
|12/8/2017||Edward Knapp||Insider||Buy||15||GBX 630||GBX 9,450|
|11/8/2017||Edward Knapp||Insider||Buy||16||GBX 640||£102.40|
|10/9/2017||Jeffrey Hewitt||Insider||Sell||76||GBX 624||£474.24|
|9/8/2017||Edward Knapp||Insider||Buy||16||GBX 609||GBX 9,744|
|8/8/2017||Roger Bone||Insider||Buy||162||GBX 613||£993.06|
|7/10/2017||Roger Bone||Insider||Buy||167||GBX 594||£991.98|
|6/8/2017||Edward Knapp||Insider||Buy||17||GBX 586||GBX 9,962|
|5/9/2017||Roger Bone||Insider||Buy||171||GBX 581||£993.51|
|4/10/2017||Roger Bone||Insider||Buy||170||GBX 571||£970.70|
|3/8/2017||Jeffrey Hewitt||Insider||Buy||85||GBX 585||£497.25|
|2/8/2017||Roger Bone||Insider||Buy||179||GBX 556||£995.24|
|1/10/2017||Jeffrey Hewitt||Insider||Buy||90||GBX 556||£500.40|
|12/8/2016||Roger Bone||Insider||Buy||189||GBX 527||£996.03|
|11/8/2016||Jeffrey Hewitt||Insider||Buy||96||GBX 519||£498.24|
|10/10/2016||Jeffrey Hewitt||Insider||Buy||92||GBX 515||£473.80|
|10/7/2016||Edward Knapp||Insider||Sell||3||GBX 514||GBX 1,542|
|9/26/2016||Francesca Ecsery||Insider||Buy||988||GBX 503||£4,969.64|
|1/27/2015||Christopher A Keljik||Insider||Buy||9,000||GBX 450||£40,500|
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