About Octopus AIM VCT (LON:OOA)
Octopus AIM VCT plc is a United Kingdom-based venture capital trust. The Company aims to provide shareholders with tax-free dividends and long-term capital growth by investing in a diverse portfolio of predominately alternative investment market (AIM)-quoted companies. The Company's investment portfolio includes a range of sectors, such as construction and building, general retailers, telecommunication services, chemicals, software, media, general financial, healthcare equipment, food producers, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, leisure and hotels, industrial, oil equipment, electronic and electric, food producers and processors, oil services, technology hardware, engineering and machinery, oil equipment and support services, among others. The Company's investment manager is Octopus Investments Limited (Octopus).
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Return on Equity11.75%
Return on Assets10.93%
Octopus AIM VCT (LON:OOA) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Octopus AIM VCT's stock symbol?
Octopus AIM VCT trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "OOA."
How often does Octopus AIM VCT pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Octopus AIM VCT?
Octopus AIM VCT declared a dividend on Thursday, October 26th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 21st will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.50 per share on Friday, January 19th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.18%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 21st. The official announcement can be accessed at this link. View Octopus AIM VCT's Dividend History.
Who are some of Octopus AIM VCT's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Octopus AIM VCT include dotmailer (DOTD), Foxtons (FOXT), Porvair (PRV), Severfield (SFR), Xaar (XAR), International Biotechnology Trust (IBT), Servelec Group (SERV), Wilmington (WIL), Non-Standard Finance (NSF), Somero Enterprises (SOM), Telit Communications (TCM), Griffin Mining (GFM), Manx Telecom (MANX), Mereo BioPharma Group (MPH), Countrywide (CWD), Ideagen (IDEA), Low & Bonar (LWB) and AB Dynamics (ABDP).
Who are Octopus AIM VCT's key executives?
Octopus AIM VCT's management team includes the folowing people:
- Nicola Board, Company Secretary
- Roger J. Smith, Non-Executive Independent Chairman of the Board
- Joanne Parfrey, Non-Executive Director
- Neal Ransome, Non-Executive Director (Age 55)
- Stephen J. Hazell-Smith, Non-Executive Independent Director (Age 59)
Has Octopus AIM VCT been receiving favorable news coverage?
Media stories about OOA stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Octopus AIM VCT earned a news sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also assigned headlines about the company an impact score of 45.32 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future.
How do I buy shares of Octopus AIM VCT?
Shares of OOA 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 Octopus AIM VCT's stock price today?
One share of OOA stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 111.
How big of a company is Octopus AIM VCT?
Octopus AIM VCT has a market capitalization of £113.01 million.
How can I contact Octopus AIM VCT?
Octopus AIM VCT's mailing address is 33 Holborn, LONDON, EC1N 2HT, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-20-74227830.
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Octopus AIM VCT (LON:OOA) Analyst Ratings History
(Data available from 4/19/2016 forward)
Octopus AIM VCT (LON:OOA) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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Octopus AIM VCT (LON OOA) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Octopus AIM VCT (LON OOA) Insider Trading History
(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|
|2/26/2015||Michael Reeve||Insider||Buy||18,157||GBX 116.20||£21,098.43|
Octopus AIM VCT (LON OOA) News Headlines
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