About Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
The Mercantile Investment Trust plc is a United Kingdom-based investment trust company. The Company's objective is to achieve long term capital growth from a portfolio of the United Kingdom-based medium and smaller companies. The Company's investment policy includes to emphasize growth from medium and smaller companies; long term dividend growth at least in line with inflation; to use long term gearing to increase potential returns to shareholders, and to invest approximately 15% of gross assets in the other United Kingdom listed investment companies (including investment trusts). The Company's investment includes sectors, such as consumer services, financials, industrials, consumer goods, technology, oil and gas, healthcare and basic materials. The Company employs JPMorgan Funds Limited as its Alternative Investment Fund Manager.
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- Symbol: LON:MRC
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- Market Cap: $0.00
- Outstanding Shares: 85,163,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 21.66
- 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 20.10
- 52 Week Range: GBX 1,369 - GBX 1,952
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- P/E Growth: 0.00
- Average Volume: 23,944 shs.
Frequently Asked Questions for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
What is Mercantile Investment Trust PLC's stock symbol?
Mercantile Investment Trust PLC trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "MRC."
How often does Mercantile Investment Trust PLC pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC?
Mercantile Investment Trust PLC announced a dividend on Wednesday, March 29th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, April 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 15.25 per share on Tuesday, May 2nd. This represents a yield of 0.84%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 6th. This is a positive change from Mercantile Investment Trust PLC's previous dividend of $10.25. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Mercantile Investment Trust PLC's Dividend History.
Who are some of Mercantile Investment Trust PLC's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Mercantile Investment Trust PLC include Partnership Assurance Group PLC (PA), Royal Dutch Shell Plc (RDSB), HSBC Holdings plc (HSBA), Unilever plc (ULVR), British American Tobacco plc (BATS), BP plc (BP), GlaxoSmithKline plc (GSK), AstraZeneca plc (AZN), BHP Billiton plc (BLT), Vodafone Group plc (VOD), Diageo plc (DGE), Rio Tinto plc (RIO), Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY), Barclays PLC (BARC), Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (RB), Prudential plc (PRU), Shire PLC (SHP) and Glencore PLC (GLEN).
How do I buy Mercantile Investment Trust PLC stock?
Shares of Mercantile Investment Trust PLC 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.
How much does a share of Mercantile Investment Trust PLC stock cost?
One share of Mercantile Investment Trust PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,941.
Consensus Ratings for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
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Analysts' Ratings History for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
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Earnings History for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
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Dividend History by Quarter for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)Insider Trades by Quarter for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|5/20/2016||Gordon Lennox ,Angus||Insider||Buy||6,000||GBX 1,679||£100,740|
|1/6/2016||Gordon Lennox ,Angus||Insider||Buy||5,000||GBX 1,803||£90,150|
|9/24/2015||Melville,I Hamish Leslie||Insider||Buy||10,000||GBX 1,689||£168,900|
|3/30/2015||Jeremy Tigue||Insider||Buy||956||GBX 1,558.89||£14,902.99|
Headline Trends for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
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