LON:IBT - International Biotechnology Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started GBX 587 -3.00 (-0.51 %) (As of 11/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous CloseGBX 587Today's RangeGBX 582 - GBX 591.7052-Week RangeGBX 552 - GBX 650Volume45,169 shsAverage Volume37,914 shsMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileDiscussionChartDividendInsider TradesHeadlines Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email International Biotechnology Trust plc specializes in investments in development stage and late stage companies. The majority of the fund's assets are generally invested in smaller and mid-capitalization quoted companies, with a minority in larger capitalization quoted companies. It makes long only investments. It prefers to invest in quoted or unquoted biotechnology and life sciences companies focused on drug discovery and development and in related sectors such as microbiology, life sciences, pharmaceutical research and development, gene research and development, medical devices or healthcare services. The fund seeks to invest in companies engaged in development and/or commercialization of a product, device or enabling technology and also invests in the therapeutic sub-sector. The fund also prefers to invest in companies with strong growth potential from the development and/or commercialization of either a biotechnology drug candidate, medical device or other enabling technology for medical research. It may also invest in specialty pharmaceuticals and life science tools. These companies can range from small private companies with strong science and people that need development funding, to large, multi-billion dollar biotechnology and medical device companies which have portfolios of products, many of which are already used in hospitals, clinics and pharmacies around the world. It makes majority of its investments in smaller and mid-capitalization quoted companies and seeks to invest up to thirty percent of the Company's assets in unquoted companies, while allowing an exposure of up to forty percent in unquoted companies (at the time of investment and after allowing for valuation write-ups and further follow-on investments). The fund typically invests in the United States, but seeks the best investments worldwide and so may also invest in Western Europe, Australia, and Asia. It typically invests between $1 million and $4 million in its portfolio companies. It exits its unquoted investments through the sale of these companies to strategic buyers including major pharmaceutical companies or, in some cases, and through a flotation. Receive IBT News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for IBT and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange LON Industry Asset Management Sub-IndustryN/A SectorFinancial Services Current SymbolLON:IBT Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.ibtplc.com Phone44 20 7421 7070 Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current RatioN/A Quick RatioN/A Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual SalesN/A Price / SalesN/A Cash FlowN/A Price / CashN/A Book ValueN/A Price / BookN/A Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net IncomeN/A Net MarginsN/A Return on EquityN/A Return on AssetsN/A Miscellaneous EmployeesN/A Outstanding SharesN/AMarket Cap£0.00 OptionableNot Optionable International Biotechnology Trust (LON:IBT) Frequently Asked Questions What is International Biotechnology Trust's stock symbol? International Biotechnology Trust trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "IBT." How often does International Biotechnology Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for International Biotechnology Trust? International Biotechnology Trust announced a dividend on Wednesday, July 11th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 2nd will be given a dividend of GBX 13.50 per share on Friday, August 31st. This represents a dividend yield of 2.05%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 2nd. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View International Biotechnology Trust's Dividend History. Has International Biotechnology Trust been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about IBT stock have trended neutral on Sunday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group rates the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. International Biotechnology Trust earned a daily sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave press coverage about the company a news buzz of 9.0 out of 10, indicating that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. Who are some of International Biotechnology Trust's key competitors? Some companies that are related to International Biotechnology Trust include 1ST TR ENERGY I/SH (FIF), 3i Group (III), 3i Group (TGOPF), 49 North Resources (FNR), A I S RESOURCES/SH SH (AIS), ABEH SPLI /0 RED / EXT PREF (ASIZ), ABEH SPLI/PAR VTG FPD 0.01 (ASIT), Aberdeen Asian Income Fund (AAIF), Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Fund (FAX), Aberdeen Asia-Pacific Income Investment (FAP), Aberdeen Australia Equity Fund (IAF), Aberdeen Emerging Markets Invstmt (AEMC), Aberdeen International (AAB), Aberdeen Latin American Income Fund (ALAI) and Aberdeen New Dawn Investment Trust (ABD). Who are International Biotechnology Trust's key executives? International Biotechnology Trust's management team includes the folowing people: Ms. Lucy Cost Duarte, Head of Investor RelationsMs. Kate Bingham, Managing PartnerMs. Ailsa Craig, Investment Mang.Dr. Carl Harald Janson, Lead Investment Mang. How do I buy shares of International Biotechnology Trust? Shares of IBT 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 International Biotechnology Trust's stock price today? One share of IBT stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 587. What is International Biotechnology Trust's official website? The official website for International Biotechnology Trust is http://www.ibtplc.com/. How can I contact International Biotechnology Trust? International Biotechnology Trust's mailing address is 10 Harewood Avenue, LONDON, NW1 6AA, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at 44 20 7421 7070. MarketBeat Community Rating for International Biotechnology Trust (LON IBT)Community Ranking: 3.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 121 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 63 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 184MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about International Biotechnology Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe IBT will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe IBT will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 11/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is insider trading harmful?