Mercantile Investment Trust PLC Company Profile (LON:MRC)

About Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)

Mercantile Investment Trust PLC logoThe 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.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Investment Trusts
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: LON:MRC
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 22.41
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 21.47
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 1,593 - GBX 2,015
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 91.61%
  • Return on Equity: 11.75%
  • Return on Assets: 10.61%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 7,338 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, May 24th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 22nd will be paid a dividend of GBX 10.50 per share on Tuesday, August 1st. This represents a yield of 0.54%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 22nd. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Mercantile Investment Trust PLC's Dividend History.

When will Mercantile Investment Trust PLC make its next earnings announcement?

Mercantile Investment Trust PLC is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, September, 20th 2017. View Earnings Estimates for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC.

Who are some of Mercantile Investment Trust PLC's key competitors?

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.

What is Mercantile Investment Trust PLC's stock price today?

One share of Mercantile Investment Trust PLC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 1,993.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON MRC)
Community Ranking:  1.3 out of 5 ()
Outperform Votes:  4 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  11 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  15
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
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Earnings

Earnings History for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
Earnings by Quarter for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
Earnings History by Quarter for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON MRC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
9/20/2017N/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Dividend History by Quarter for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON MRC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/24/2017GBX 10.500.54%6/22/20176/22/20178/1/2017
3/29/2017GBX 15.250.84%4/6/20174/6/20175/2/2017
11/30/2016GBX 10.250.62%12/15/201612/15/20162/1/2017
9/20/2016GBX 10.250.61%10/6/201610/6/201611/1/2016
5/25/2016GBX 10.250.59%6/23/20166/23/20168/1/2016
3/23/2016GBX 130.79%4/7/20164/7/20165/3/2016
12/2/2015GBX 100.56%12/17/201512/17/20152/1/2016
9/23/2015GBX 100.6%10/1/201510/1/201511/2/2015
5/20/2015GBX 100.6%6/25/20156/25/20157/31/2015
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
7/8/2016Morley,HarryInsiderBuy1,000GBX 1,459£14,590
7/7/2016Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy692GBX 1,434£9,923.28
6/30/2016Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy680GBX 1,462£9,941.60
5/20/2016Gordon Lennox ,AngusInsiderBuy6,000GBX 1,679£100,740
5/13/2016Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy917GBX 1,654£15,167.18
5/3/2016Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy79GBX 1,668£1,317.72
3/7/2016Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy849GBX 1,596£13,550.04
2/1/2016Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy53GBX 1,725£914.25
1/6/2016Gordon Lennox ,AngusInsiderBuy5,000GBX 1,803£90,150
11/4/2015Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy48GBX 1,746£838.08
11/3/2015Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy48GBX 1,746£838.08
10/15/2015Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy910GBX 1,665£15,151.50
9/24/2015Melville,I Hamish LeslieInsiderBuy10,000GBX 1,689£168,900
8/5/2015Tigue,JeremyInsiderBuy49GBX 1,705£835.45
3/30/2015Jeremy TigueInsiderBuy956GBX 1,558.89£14,902.99
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Headline Trends for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
Latest Headlines for Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (LON:MRC)
Source:
DateHeadline
americanbankingnews.com logoMercantile Investment Trust PLC (MRC) Declares Dividend of GBX 10.50
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 24 at 3:18 PM
morningstar.co.uk logoMercantile Investment Trust Returns Suffer From Brexit Sell-Off
www.morningstar.co.uk - April 7 at 7:05 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoMercantile Investment Trust PLC (MRC) Increases Dividend to GBX 15.25 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 29 at 2:42 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAlliance Trust PLC : Update on New Approach to Investment Management
finance.yahoo.com - January 16 at 5:28 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: River & Mercantile UK Micro Cap Chairman Buys
www.morningstar.co.uk - October 4 at 10:58 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoDIRECTOR DEALINGS: Mercantile Investment Trust Director Buys Shares
www.morningstar.co.uk - July 9 at 9:35 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoMercantile Investment Trust Continues Outperformance Of Benchmark
www.morningstar.co.uk - April 6 at 12:58 PM

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Mercantile Investment Trust PLC (MRC) Chart for Thursday, August, 17, 2017

This page was last updated on 8/17/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff