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Volume143,641 shs
Average Volume75,704 shs
Market Capitalization£242.69 million
P/E Ratio69.65
Dividend Yield1.52%
BetaN/A

Competitors

Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) (LON:WPC) Vs. ASL, IEM, IPX, FEV, GROW, and BBGI

Should you be buying WPC stock or one of its competitors? Companies in the industry of "asset management" are considered alternatives and competitors to Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L), including Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust (ASL), Impax Environmental Markets Trust (IEM), Impax Asset Management Group (IPX), Fidelity European Trust (FEV), Draper Esprit (GROW), and BBGI Global Infrastructure (BBGI).

Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust (LON:ASL) and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) (LON:WPC) are both small-cap financial services companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their valuation, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, earnings, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations and price targets for Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L), as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust0000N/A
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)0000N/A

Profitability

This table compares Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)'s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Aberforth Smaller Companies TrustN/AN/AN/A
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)N/AN/AN/A

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)'s top-line revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust£-279,088,992.00-4.81N/AGBX (326)-4.64
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)£6.74 million36.02N/AGBX 5.7069.65

Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L), indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.32 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.05 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust pays out -0.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) pays out 0.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) beats Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust on 4 of the 6 factors compared between the two stocks.

Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) (LON:WPC) and Impax Environmental Markets Trust (LON:IEM) are both small-cap financial services companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, valuation, profitability, risk, dividends, earnings and analyst recommendations.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) and Impax Environmental Markets Trust's revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)£6.74 million36.02N/AGBX 5.7069.65
Impax Environmental Markets Trust£24.48 million53.26N/AGBX 7.4063.45

Impax Environmental Markets Trust is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L), indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) and Impax Environmental Markets Trust's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)N/AN/AN/A
Impax Environmental Markets TrustN/AN/AN/A

Dividends

Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.05 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Impax Environmental Markets Trust pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.03 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) pays out 0.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Impax Environmental Markets Trust pays out 0.4% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) and Impax Environmental Markets Trust, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)0000N/A
Impax Environmental Markets Trust0000N/A

Summary

Impax Environmental Markets Trust beats Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) on 4 of the 6 factors compared between the two stocks.

Impax Asset Management Group (LON:IPX) and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) (LON:WPC) are both small-cap finance companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, profitability, earnings, valuation, analyst recommendations, risk and institutional ownership.

Earnings and Valuation

This table compares Impax Asset Management Group and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)'s gross revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Impax Asset Management Group£87.51 million14.12N/AGBX 10.5088.76
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)£6.74 million36.02N/AGBX 5.7069.65

Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Impax Asset Management Group, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Dividends

Impax Asset Management Group pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.06 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.05 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Impax Asset Management Group pays out 0.6% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) pays out 0.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current recommendations and price targets for Impax Asset Management Group and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L), as reported by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Impax Asset Management Group00103.00
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)0000N/A

Impax Asset Management Group currently has a consensus target price of GBX 420, suggesting a potential downside of 54.94%. Given Impax Asset Management Group's higher probable upside, research analysts clearly believe Impax Asset Management Group is more favorable than Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L).

Profitability

This table compares Impax Asset Management Group and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)'s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Impax Asset Management GroupN/AN/AN/A
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)N/AN/AN/A

Summary

Impax Asset Management Group beats Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) on 6 of the 8 factors compared between the two stocks.

Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) (LON:WPC) and Fidelity European Trust (LON:FEV) are both small-cap financial services companies, but which is the superior business? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their risk, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations, earnings, institutional ownership and dividends.

Profitability

This table compares Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) and Fidelity European Trust's net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)N/AN/AN/A
Fidelity European TrustN/AN/AN/A

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) and Fidelity European Trust's revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)£6.74 million36.02N/AGBX 5.7069.65
Fidelity European Trust£235.66 million5.05N/AGBX 54.305.32

Fidelity European Trust is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L), indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of recent ratings and recommmendations for Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) and Fidelity European Trust, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)0000N/A
Fidelity European Trust0000N/A

Dividends

Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.05 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Fidelity European Trust pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.06 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) pays out 0.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Fidelity European Trust pays out 0.1% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years. Fidelity European Trust is clearly the better dividend stock, given its higher yield and lower payout ratio.

Summary

Fidelity European Trust beats Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) on 4 of the 6 factors compared between the two stocks.

Draper Esprit (LON:GROW) and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) (LON:WPC) are both small-cap financial services companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their dividends, risk, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership, analyst recommendations and profitability.

Profitability

This table compares Draper Esprit and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)'s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
Draper EspritN/AN/AN/A
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)N/AN/AN/A

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent ratings and target prices for Draper Esprit and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L), as reported by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
Draper Esprit00303.00
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)0000N/A

Draper Esprit currently has a consensus price target of GBX 678, suggesting a potential downside of 15.88%. Given Draper Esprit's higher probable upside, equities analysts clearly believe Draper Esprit is more favorable than Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L).

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares Draper Esprit and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)'s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Draper Esprit£51.35 million21.83N/AGBX 29.7027.14
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)£6.74 million36.02N/AGBX 5.7069.65

Draper Esprit is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L), indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Summary

Draper Esprit beats Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) on 4 of the 6 factors compared between the two stocks.

BBGI Global Infrastructure (LON:BBGI) and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) (LON:WPC) are both small-cap financial services companies, but which is the superior investment? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, earnings, institutional ownership and risk.

Dividends

BBGI Global Infrastructure pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.07 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) pays an annual dividend of GBX 0.05 per share and has a dividend yield of 0.0%. BBGI Global Infrastructure pays out 1.0% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) pays out 0.9% of its earnings in the form of a dividend. Both companies have healthy payout ratios and should be able to cover their dividend payments with earnings for the next several years.

Analyst Ratings

This is a breakdown of current ratings and recommmendations for BBGI Global Infrastructure and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L), as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell RatingsHold RatingsBuy RatingsStrong Buy RatingsRating Score
BBGI Global Infrastructure0000N/A
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)0000N/A

Valuation & Earnings

This table compares BBGI Global Infrastructure and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)'s gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
BBGI Global Infrastructure£64.16 million17.83N/AGBX 7.3023.56
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)£6.74 million36.02N/AGBX 5.7069.65

BBGI Global Infrastructure is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L), indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

Profitability

This table compares BBGI Global Infrastructure and Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)'s net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net MarginsReturn on EquityReturn on Assets
BBGI Global InfrastructureN/AN/AN/A
Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L)N/AN/AN/A


Witan Pacific Investment Trust PLC (WPC.L) Competitors List

Competitor NameCompetitor BTM RankCompetitor PriceCompetitor Price ChangeCompetitor Market CapCompetitor RevenueCompetitor P/E RatioCompetitor Indicator(s)
ASL
Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust
0.7$1,512.00+1.3%£1.36 billion£-279,088,992.00-4.64
IEM
Impax Environmental Markets Trust
1.0$469.50+1.3%£1.32 billion£24.48 million63.45
Impax Asset Management Group logo
IPX
Impax Asset Management Group
1.4$932.00+0.8%£1.25 billion£87.51 million88.76
FEV
Fidelity European Trust
1.1$289.00+2.2%£1.22 billion£235.66 million5.32
Draper Esprit logo
GROW
Draper Esprit
0.9$806.00+3.0%£1.15 billion£51.35 million27.14News Coverage
BBGI
BBGI Global Infrastructure
1.2$172.00+0.0%£1.14 billion£64.16 million23.56
JPE
JPMorgan Elect plc ­- Managed Growth
0.9$1,002.52+1.7%£1.14 billion£15.48 million26.45
GSS
Genesis Emerging Markets Fund
1.0$896.00+1.6%£1.11 billion£250.40 million6.47
BRWM
BlackRock World Mining Trust
1.1$614.00+2.6%£1.09 billion£29.26 million75.80
Just Group logo
JUST
Just Group
1.5$103.40+1.5%£1.09 billion£4.65 billion6.50
Rathbone Brothers logo
RAT
Rathbone Brothers
1.1$1,812.00+1.3%£1.07 billion£394.59 million38.07High Trading Volume
News Coverage
AGT
AVI Global Trust
1.0$990.00+2.2%£1.06 billion£12.08 million-550.00
OTV2
Octopus Titan VCT
1.3$95.00+1.1%£1.06 billion£90.94 million13.77
BBH
BB Healthcare Trust
0.7$196.40+2.1%£1.03 billionN/A0.00
Brewin Dolphin logo
BRW
Brewin Dolphin
2.1$338.00+0.0%£1.03 billion£361.45 million21.26Analyst Report
News Coverage
BGFD
The Baillie Gifford Japan Trust
0.8$1,070.00+3.0%£1.02 billion£50.01 million21.02News Coverage
USA
Baillie Gifford US Growth Trust
0.5$322.50+2.0%£1.00 billionN/A0.00
APAX
Apax Global Alpha
1.4$197.20+2.2%£989.57 millionN/A10.16
Liontrust Asset Management logo
LIO
Liontrust Asset Management
1.0$1,584.00+0.1%£968.40 million£146.71 million85.62News Coverage
BGSC
BMO Global Smaller Companies
0.5$162.20+2.3%£957.69 million£-35,572,000.00-23.17
Sanne Group logo
SNN
Sanne Group
1.5$629.00+2.4%£956.85 million£169.69 million36.78
HSL
Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust
0.9$1,226.00+2.0%£933.78 million£125.49 million7.78
LWDB
Law Debenture
1.1$731.00+2.3%£900.58 million£-53,946,000.00-9.43News Coverage
BTEM
British Empire Trust
1.2$733.00+0.4%£812.93 million£51.62 million20.82High Trading Volume
SAIN
Scottish American Investment
1.4$479.00+1.7%£812.18 million£46.19 million20.92High Trading Volume
JEO
European Opportunities Trust
0.8$726.00+1.1%£794.92 million£13.04 million726.00
THRG
BlackRock Throgmorton Trust
0.5$861.00+0.9%£794.89 millionN/A0.00
JTC logo
JTC
JTC
1.2$632.06+1.7%£787.82 million£115.09 million70.23Gap Up
VOF
VinaCapital Vietnam Opportunity Fund
1.0$457.50+0.5%£784.01 millionN/A305.00
SOI
Schroder Oriental Income Fund
0.7$287.00+1.7%£783.27 million£-1,782,000.00-114.80
TMPL
Temple Bar Investment Trust
1.3$1,141.03+1.5%£774.39 million£228.72 million3.49
SEIT
SDCL Energy Efficiency Income
1.6$112.13+0.1%£758.34 million£30.26 million14.02
Polar Capital logo
POLR
Polar Capital
1.5$757.00+0.3%£745.53 million£156.30 million17.24
ICGT
ICG Enterprise Trust
1.2$1,034.00+0.6%£728.93 million£93.10 million8.87Upcoming Earnings
MERI
Chrysalis Investments
0.5$174.00+8.0%£690.32 millionN/A0.00High Trading Volume
PHI
Pacific Horizon Investment Trust
1.2$774.00+0.6%£674.78 million£31.81 million15.45
SLPE
Standard Life Private Equity Trust
0.9$445.00+0.4%£673.41 million£28.08 million35.89
SLS
Standard Life UK Smaller Companies Trust
0.5$648.00+0.2%£643.35 million£2.19 million-190.59
PSSL
Pollen Street Secured Lending Plc (PSSL.L)
0.7$862.00+0.2%£640.91 million£116.93 million17.04
MRCH
The Merchants Trust
1.3$506.00+3.2%£637.28 million£117.08 million5.78Dividend Announcement
Gap Up
JGGI
JPMorgan Global Growth & Income Investment Trust
1.4$421.00+1.0%£627.78 million£31.53 million21.70News Coverage
AAA
All Active Asset Capital
0.5$58.25+4.0%£622.00 million£10,943.00-291.25News Coverage
JLEN
JLEN Environmental Assets Group
1.2$112.80+0.4%£614.51 million£59.62 million10.35
SCAM
The Scottish American Investment
1.1$417.50+0.6%£601.81 million£74.89 million9.08
RICA
Ruffer Investment
0.9$286.00+2.8%£563.27 million£31.91 million17.55News Coverage
Oakley Capital Investments logo
OCI
Oakley Capital Investments
1.4$311.00+0.0%£561.67 million£68.59 million8.69High Trading Volume
TFIF
TwentyFour Income
1.1$109.68+0.6%£554.28 millionN/A0.00Dividend Increase
Arrow Global Group logo
ARW
Arrow Global Group
1.6$304.00+0.0%£539.26 million£109.48 million-5.80
BSIF
Bluefield Solar Income Fund
1.2$130.00+0.8%£533.17 million£56.21 million8.84High Trading Volume
News Coverage
SCIN
Scottish Investment Trust
0.8$761.00+1.6%£516.53 million£-56,961,000.00-8.47Gap Down
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