About Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC (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 Ratio662.469387755102
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 PLC (LON:FRCL) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC's stock symbol?
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "FRCL."
How often does Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC?
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC declared a dividend on Wednesday, March 7th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 29th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.70 per share on Tuesday, May 1st. This represents a yield of 0.41%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 29th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC's Dividend History.
Who are some of Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC include iShares S&P NA Tec. Semi. Idx. Fd.(ETF) (SOXX), PowerShares Fin. Preferred Port. (PGF), Greencoat UK Wind (UKW), Foresight Solar Fund (FSFL), SPDR S&P Retail (XRT), Oakley Capital Investments (OCI), Draper Esprit (GROW), 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) and ProShares Ultra MSCI Emerging Markets (EET).
Has Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC been receiving favorable news coverage?
News stories about FRCL stock have been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing 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. Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC earned a daily sentiment score of 0.12 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the company an impact score of 44.94 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near future.
How do I buy shares of Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC?
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 PLC's stock price today?
One share of FRCL stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 649.22.
How big of a company is Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC?
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC has a market capitalization of £3.51 billion.
How can I contact Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC?
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC'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.
MarketBeat Community Rating for Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC (FRCL)MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC (LON:FRCL) Analyst Ratings History
No equities research coverage for this company has been tracked by MarketBeat
Earnings History for Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC (LON:FRCL)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC (LON:FRCL) Earnings Estimates
No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC (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 PLC (LON FRCL) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC (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|
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC (LON FRCL) News Headlines
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC (LON:FRCL) SEC Filings
This page is loading this company's SEC Filings. Please wait...
Financials are not available for this stock.
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC (LON FRCL) Stock Chart for Monday, March, 19, 2018