Securities Trust of Scotland Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:STS)

GBX 174 172.26 (9,900.00 %)
(As of 01/19/2018 01:00 AM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 174
Today's RangeGBX 174 - GBX 176
52-Week RangeGBX 162 - GBX 177
Volume168,864 shs
Average Volume30,054 shs
Market Capitalization£195.02 million
P/E Ratio870.00
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

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.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment Trusts
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorInvestment Trusts
SymbolLON:STS
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-131-2295252

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio870
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSGBX 0.20
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins65.93%
Return on Equity2.94%
Return on Assets2.61%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares112,080,000

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?

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Securities Trust of Scotland (STS)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  26 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  29 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  55
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Securities Trust of Scotland and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

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Earnings

Earnings History for Securities Trust of Scotland (LON:STS)


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Dividends

Securities Trust of Scotland (LON:STS) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
11/10/2017GBX 1.450.85%11/23/201711/23/201712/15/2017
7/21/2017GBX 1.450.86%8/24/20178/24/20179/15/2017
6/6/2017GBX 1.600.95%6/15/20176/15/20176/30/2017
1/17/2017GBX 1.450.87%2/23/20172/23/20173/17/2017
11/14/2016GBX 1.450.94%11/24/201611/24/201612/16/2016
7/27/2016GBX 1.450.95%8/25/20168/25/20169/16/2016
5/11/2016GBX 1.451.07%5/26/20165/26/20166/17/2016
1/21/2016GBX 1.451.2%2/25/20162/25/20163/18/2016
11/6/2015GBX 1.451.06%11/19/201511/19/201512/17/2015
7/31/2015GBX 1.451.07%9/3/20159/3/20159/25/2015
5/26/2015GBX 1.451.01%6/4/20156/4/20156/26/2015
11/18/2014GBX 1.150.8%11/27/201411/27/201412/19/2014
7/24/2014GBX 1.150.8%9/3/20149/3/20149/26/2014
6/6/2014GBX 1.350.91%6/18/20146/18/20147/4/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Securities Trust of Scotland (LON STS) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trades by Quarter for Securities Trust of Scotland (LON:STS)

Securities Trust of Scotland (LON STS) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
7/12/2016Donaldson,Michael NeilInsiderBuy148GBX 1,550£2,294
7/6/2016Evans,JohnInsiderBuy50,000GBX 148£74,000
6/10/2016Donaldson,Michael NeilInsiderBuy182GBX 134£243.88
5/20/2016Gordon Lennox ,AngusInsiderBuy80,000GBX 132£105,600
5/11/2016Donaldson,Michael NeilInsiderBuy175GBX 135£236.25
4/12/2016Donaldson,Michael NeilInsiderBuy177GBX 138£244.26
3/10/2016Donaldson,Michael NeilInsiderBuy186GBX 131£243.66
2/10/2016Donaldson,Michael NeilInsiderBuy180GBX 125£225
1/12/2016Donaldson,Michael NeilInsiderBuy196GBX 124£243.04
12/10/2015Donaldson,Michael NeilInsiderBuy192GBX 127£243.84
11/11/2015Donaldson,Michael NeilInsiderBuy168GBX 134£225.12
10/15/2015Donaldson,Michael NeilInsiderBuy187GBX 131£244.97
9/15/2015Donaldson,Michael NeilInsiderBuy191GBX 128£244.48
8/17/2015Donaldson,Michael NeilInsiderBuy169GBX 133£224.77
7/20/2015Donaldson,Michael NeilInsiderBuy171GBX 142£242.82
7/15/2015Donaldson,Michael NeilInsiderBuy182GBX 134£243.88
1/27/2015Mark LittleInsiderBuy10,562GBX 141.19£14,912.49
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Securities Trust of Scotland (LON STS) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
Chinas Geely turns to Volvo trucks in latest Swedish ventureChina's Geely turns to Volvo trucks in latest Swedish venture
www.reuters.com - December 27 at 10:07 AM
Securities Trust of Scotland plc Plans Dividend of GBX 1.45 (STS)Securities Trust of Scotland plc Plans Dividend of GBX 1.45 (STS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 10 at 8:38 PM
Securities Trust Of Scotland NAV Down As Some Markets FalterSecurities Trust Of Scotland NAV Down As Some Markets Falter
www.morningstar.co.uk - November 10 at 10:40 AM
[$$] Movers & shakers: October 30[$$] Movers & shakers: October 30
finance.yahoo.com - October 29 at 8:20 AM
Edison issues review Securities Trust of Scotland - London South East (registration) (blog)Edison issues review Securities Trust of Scotland - London South East (registration) (blog)
www.lse.co.uk - August 30 at 9:45 AM
Securities Trust of Scotland plc Plans Dividend of GBX 1.45 (LON:STS)Securities Trust of Scotland plc Plans Dividend of GBX 1.45 (LON:STS)
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 21 at 4:29 PM
Form N-MFP2 WELLS FARGO FUNDS TRUST For: Jun 30 - StreetInsider.comForm N-MFP2 WELLS FARGO FUNDS TRUST For: Jun 30 - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - July 11 at 8:57 PM
Form NSAR-A AMERICAN CENTURY QUANTIT For: Apr 30 - StreetInsider.comForm NSAR-A AMERICAN CENTURY QUANTIT For: Apr 30 - StreetInsider.com
www.streetinsider.com - June 29 at 7:07 AM
Securities Trust Of Scotland Hikes Dividend On Strong Full-Year ReturnSecurities Trust Of Scotland Hikes Dividend On Strong Full-Year Return
www.morningstar.co.uk - June 7 at 8:05 PM
Monument to Wall Street Glory Becomes Just Another Mortgage LossMonument to Wall Street Glory Becomes Just Another Mortgage Loss
www.bloomberg.com - April 19 at 8:03 PM
Why Dividends from UK Stocks are High Risk InvestmentsWhy Dividends from UK Stocks are High Risk Investments
www.morningstar.co.uk - April 13 at 7:52 PM
Trump protests continued during inauguration week. Credit Demetrius Freeman for The New York Times - New York TimesTrump protests continued during inauguration week. Credit Demetrius Freeman for The New York Times - New York Times
www.nytimes.com - January 21 at 2:19 AM
J.P. Morgan to Exit Part of Its Government Securities Business -- UpdateJ.P. Morgan to Exit Part of Its Government Securities Business -- Update
www.nasdaq.com - July 22 at 7:25 PM
Securities Trust Of Scotland Underperforms Benchmark In Full YearSecurities Trust Of Scotland Underperforms Benchmark In Full Year
www.morningstar.co.uk - May 11 at 4:35 PM

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