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.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Closed End Funds
Trailing P/E Ratio442.5
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Trailing EPSGBX 0.40
Return on Equity42.29%
Return on Assets42.05%
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.
Who are some of Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Weiss Korea Opportunity Fund include THL Credit (TCRD), TICC Capital (TICC), Medley Capital (MCC), Solar Senior Capital (SUNS), WhiteHorse Finance (WHF), Center Coast MLP & Infrastructure Fund (CEN), Gladstone Capital (GLAD), Oxford Lane Capital (OXLC), Oaktree Strategic Income (OCSI), TriplePoint Venture Growth BDC (TPVG), Invesco Bond Fund (VBF), Stellus Capital Investment (SCM), Kayne Anderson Energy Development (KED), Invesco Van Kmpn Calf Vl Mncpl Incm Trst (VCV), GSV Capital (GSVC), OFS Capital (OFS), BlackRock LT Municipal Advantage Trust (BTA) and StoneCastle Financial (BANX).
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.
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