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LON:MRCMercantile Investment Trust Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 208.50
+5.50 (+2.71 %)
(As of 06/5/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 208.50
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 184.12
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 208.50
Volume1.48 million shs
Average Volume127,900 shs
Market Capitalization£1.65 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.60%
The Mercantile Investment Trust plc is an open ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by JPMorgan Funds Limited. The fund is co-managed by JPMorgan Asset Management (UK) Limited. It invests in the public equity markets of the United Kingdoms. The fund spreads its investments across diversified sectors. It invests in the stocks of mid and small cap companies. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the FTSE All Share (ex FTSE 100, ex Inv Companies) Index. It was formerly known as JP Morgan Fleming Mercantile Investment Trust plc. The Mercantile Investment Trust plc was formed in December 1884 and is domiciled in the United Kingdoms.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.0Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

0.86 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£-142,522,000.00
Cash FlowGBX 23.38 per share
Book ValueGBX 221.30 per share



Market Cap£1.65 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A

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Mercantile Investment Trust (LON:MRC) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Mercantile Investment Trust's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Mercantile Investment Trust's stock was trading at GBX 215 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, MRC shares have decreased by 3.0% and is now trading at GBX 208.50. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

How often does Mercantile Investment Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Mercantile Investment Trust?

Mercantile Investment Trust declared a dividend on Friday, March 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 9th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.55 per share on Friday, May 15th. This represents a yield of 1.5%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 9th. This is a boost from Mercantile Investment Trust's previous dividend of GBX 1.35. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Mercantile Investment Trust's dividend history.

Has Mercantile Investment Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about MRC stock have been trending somewhat negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Mercantile Investment Trust earned a daily sentiment score of -1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the investment trust a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. View the latest news aboutMercantile Investment Trust.

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

What other stocks do shareholders of Mercantile Investment Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Mercantile Investment Trust investors own include Purplebricks Group (PURP), Manchester & London Investment Trust (MNL), Law Debenture (LWDB), JPMorgan Mid Cap Investment Trust (JMF), Dr Pepper Snapple Group (DPS), Cable and Wireless Communications (CWC) and Aberdeen Asset Management (ADN).

Who are Mercantile Investment Trust's key executives?

Mercantile Investment Trust's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Martin John Hudson, Portfolio Mang.
  • Guy Anderson, Portfolio Mang.
  • Anthony Lynch, Portfolio Mang.

What is Mercantile Investment Trust's stock symbol?

Mercantile Investment Trust trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "MRC."

How do I buy shares of Mercantile Investment Trust?

Shares of MRC 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's stock price today?

One share of MRC stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 208.50.

How big of a company is Mercantile Investment Trust?

Mercantile Investment Trust has a market capitalization of £1.65 billion and generates £-142,522,000.00 in revenue each year.

What is Mercantile Investment Trust's official website?

The official website for Mercantile Investment Trust is am.jpmorgan.co.uk.

How can I contact Mercantile Investment Trust?

Mercantile Investment Trust's mailing address is Client Administration Centre 60 Victoria Embankment, LONDON, EC4Y 0JP, United Kingdom. The investment trust can be reached via phone at +44-80-07311111.

This page was last updated on 6/6/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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