About Securities Trust of Scotland (LON:STS)
Securities Trust of Scotland plc is a closed-end investment trust. The investment objective of the Company is to achieve rising income and long-term capital growth through investment in a balanced portfolio constructed from global equities. The Company invests predominantly in global equities. The majority of the portfolio is invested in large capitalization companies and companies with market capitalizations. The Company invests approximately 15% of its gross assets in limited investment companies (including the United Kingdom listed investment trusts). It invests over 10% of the total portfolio in collective investment schemes, of which no holding can exceed 10% of the value of the collective investment scheme. Its investment portfolio includes financials, industrials, consumer goods, healthcare, consumer services, telecommunications, oil and gas, utilities, basic materials and technology. The Company's investment manager is Martin Currie Investment Management Limited.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Investment Trusts
Trailing P/E Ratio870
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Trailing EPSGBX 0.20
Return on Equity2.94%
Return on Assets2.61%
Securities Trust of Scotland (LON:STS) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Securities Trust of Scotland's stock symbol?
Securities Trust of Scotland trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "STS."
How often does Securities Trust of Scotland pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Securities Trust of Scotland?
Securities Trust of Scotland announced a dividend on Friday, November 10th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 23rd will be given a dividend of GBX 1.45 per share on Friday, December 15th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.85%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 23rd. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Securities Trust of Scotland's Dividend History.
Who are some of Securities Trust of Scotland's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Securities Trust of Scotland include Oakley Capital Investments (OCI), Draper Esprit (GROW), Capital Southwest (CSWC), Standard Life Equity Income Trust (SLET), International Biotechnology Trust (IBT), Tiziana Life Sciences (TILS), Saratoga Investment (SAR), CM Finance (CMFN), Gresham House (GHE), PowerShares Dynamic Sm. Cap Growth (PXSG), Cluff Natural Resources (CLNR), Mineral & Financial Investments (MAFL), Legendary Investments (LEG), Amedeo Resources (AMED), Henderson Global Trust (HGL), ProShares Ultra MSCI Emerging Markets (EET), ProShares UltraShort Russell2000 (TWM) and WisdomTree Intl. LargeCap Div Fd (DOL).
How do I buy Securities Trust of Scotland stock?
Shares of Securities Trust of Scotland 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 Securities Trust of Scotland's stock price today?
One share of Securities Trust of Scotland stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 174.
How big of a company is Securities Trust of Scotland?
Securities Trust of Scotland has a market capitalization of £195.02 million.
How can I contact Securities Trust of Scotland?
Securities Trust of Scotland's mailing address is Saltire Court, 20 Castle Terrace, EDINBURGH, EH1 2ES, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-131-2295252.
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Securities Trust of Scotland (LON:STS) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Securities Trust of Scotland (LON STS) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Securities Trust of Scotland (LON STS) Insider Trades by Quarter
(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|
|7/12/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||148||GBX 1,550||£2,294|
|6/10/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||182||GBX 134||£243.88|
|5/20/2016||Gordon Lennox ,Angus||Insider||Buy||80,000||GBX 132||£105,600|
|5/11/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||175||GBX 135||£236.25|
|4/12/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||177||GBX 138||£244.26|
|3/10/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||186||GBX 131||£243.66|
|2/10/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||180||GBX 125||£225|
|1/12/2016||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||196||GBX 124||£243.04|
|12/10/2015||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||192||GBX 127||£243.84|
|11/11/2015||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||168||GBX 134||£225.12|
|10/15/2015||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||187||GBX 131||£244.97|
|9/15/2015||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||191||GBX 128||£244.48|
|8/17/2015||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||169||GBX 133||£224.77|
|7/20/2015||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||171||GBX 142||£242.82|
|7/15/2015||Donaldson,Michael Neil||Insider||Buy||182||GBX 134||£243.88|
|1/27/2015||Mark Little||Insider||Buy||10,562||GBX 141.19||£14,912.49|
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