Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:WKOF)

GBX 177 175.22 (9,843.82 %)
(As of 01/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseGBX 177
Today's RangeGBX 175 - GBX 175
52-Week RangeGBX 143 - GBX 190
Volume14,168 shs
Average Volume1,589 shs
Market Capitalization£153.27 million
P/E Ratio442.50
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A

About Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund (LON:WKOF)

Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund Ltd. is a closed-ended investment company. The Company's investment objective is to provide Shareholders with an attractive return on their investment, predominantly through long-term capital appreciation. The Company intends to return to shareholders all dividends received, net of withholding tax on an annual basis. The Company is geographically focused on South Korean companies. The Company invests primarily in listed preferred shares issued by companies incorporated in South Korea, which in many cases are trading at a discount to the corresponding common shares of the same companies. The Company may invest some portion of its assets in other securities, including exchange-traded funds, futures contracts and other types of options, swaps and derivatives related to Korean equities, as well as cash and cash equivalents. The Company's investment manager is Weiss Asset Management LP, an investment management company.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Closed End Funds
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancials
SymbolLON:WKOF
CUSIPN/A
Phone+44-1481-745001

Debt

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

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio442.5
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 0.40
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins94.75%
Return on Equity42.29%
Return on Assets42.05%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares85,860,000

Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund (LON:WKOF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund's stock symbol?

Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "WKOF."

How often does Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund?

Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund announced a dividend on Thursday, May 4th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 11th will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.33 per share on Friday, June 2nd. This represents a dividend yield of 2.07%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 11th. This is a boost from Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund's previous dividend of $1.86. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund's Dividend History.

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How do I buy Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund stock?

Shares of Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund 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 Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund's stock price today?

One share of Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 177.

How big of a company is Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund?

Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund has a market capitalization of £153.27 million.

How can I contact Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund?

Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund's mailing address is Trafalgar Court, Les Banques PO Box 255, ST PETER PORT, GY1 3QL, Guernsey. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1481-745001.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund (WKOF)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  23 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  25 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  48
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Dividends

Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund (LON:WKOF) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
5/4/2017GBX 3.332.07%5/11/20175/11/20176/2/2017
6/4/2015GBX 1.861.4%6/11/20156/11/20156/26/2015
6/5/2014€0.010.01%6/11/20146/11/20146/27/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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This page was last updated on 1/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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