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Shires Income (SHRS.L) Share Forecast, Price & News

GBX 252.11
-2.89 (-1.13 %)
(As of 01/19/2021 09:59 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 252.11
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 241.97
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 252.11
Volume2,143 shs
Average Volume57,130 shs
Market Capitalization£77.57 million
P/E Ratio21.92
Dividend Yield5.32%
Shires Income PLC is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by Aberdeen Fund Managers Limited. The fund is co-managed by Aberdeen Asset Managers Limited. It invests in the public equity markets of the United Kingdom. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. It primarily invests in ordinary, convertible, and preference shares of companies. The fund employs fundamental analysis with a bottom-up stock picking approach with a focus on factors like management, business focus, balance sheet, corporate governance, financial ratios, market, peer group, and business prospects to create its portfolio. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the FTSE All-Share Index (Total Return). Shires Income PLC was formed in 1929 and is domiciled in the United Kingdom.


Overall MarketRank

1.00 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.1Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 1.3 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£4.68 million
Cash FlowGBX 13.61 per share
Book ValueGBX 270.70 per share



Market Cap£77.57 million
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable
GBX 252.11
-2.89 (-1.13 %)
(As of 01/19/2021 09:59 AM ET)
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Shires Income (SHRS.L) (LON:SHRS) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Shires Income (SHRS.L)'s stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

Shires Income (SHRS.L)'s stock was trading at GBX 235.50 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, SHRS stock has increased by 7.1% and is now trading at GBX 252.11.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than Shires Income (SHRS.L)?

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How often does Shires Income (SHRS.L) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Shires Income (SHRS.L)?

Shires Income (SHRS.L) declared a dividend on Thursday, November 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 7th will be paid a dividend of GBX 3 per share on Friday, January 29th. This represents a yield of 1.27%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 7th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
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Is Shires Income (SHRS.L) a good dividend stock?

Shires Income (SHRS.L) pays an annual dividend of GBX 12 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 5.32%. SHRS has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of Shires Income (SHRS.L) is 104.35%. Payout ratios above 75% are not desirable because they may not be sustainable.
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Who are some of Shires Income (SHRS.L)'s key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Shires Income (SHRS.L) own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Shires Income (SHRS.L) investors own include Galectin Therapeutics (GALT) and Esperion Therapeutics (ESPR).

Who are Shires Income (SHRS.L)'s key executives?

Shires Income (SHRS.L)'s management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Kenneth Harper, Exec. Officer Glasgow Investment Mang.s
  • Mr. Charles Edward Beal CFA, Portfolio Mang.

What is Shires Income (SHRS.L)'s stock symbol?

Shires Income (SHRS.L) trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "SHRS."

How do I buy shares of Shires Income (SHRS.L)?

Shares of SHRS 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 Shires Income (SHRS.L)'s stock price today?

One share of SHRS stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 252.11.

How big of a company is Shires Income (SHRS.L)?

Shires Income (SHRS.L) has a market capitalization of £77.57 million and generates £4.68 million in revenue each year.

What is Shires Income (SHRS.L)'s official website?

The official website for Shires Income (SHRS.L) is www.shiresincome.co.uk.

This page was last updated on 1/19/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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