Witan Investment Trust Stock Price, News & Analysis (LON:WTAN)

GBX 217
-10.23 (-4.50 %)
(As of 09/20/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
214.50
Now: GBX 217
217.05
50-Day Range
2.16
MA: GBX 206.50
225
52-Week Range
2.05
Now: GBX 217
225
Volume732,215 shs
Average Volume214,264 shs
Market Capitalization£1.89 billion
P/E Ratio35.00
Dividend Yield2.28%
BetaN/A
Witan Investment Trust plc is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by Witan Investment Services Limited. The fund is co-managed by Artemis Investment Management LLP, Lindsell Train Limited, Heronbridge Investment Management LLP, MFS International (UK) Limited, Veritas Asset Management LLP, Lansdowne Partners (UK) LLP, Marathon Asset Management, LLP, Matthews International Capital Management, LLC, Trilogy Global Advisors, LLC, Pzena Investment Management LLC, Tweedy, Browne Company LLC, and GQG Partners, LLC. It invests in public equity markets across the globe. The fund seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. It primarily invests in dividend paying growth and value stocks of companies. The fund employs fundamental analysis with a bottom-up stock picking approach to create its portfolio. It seeks to benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against a composite index comprised of 40% FTSE All-Share Index, 20% FTSE All-World North America Index, 20% FTSE All-World Europe (ex UK) Index, and 20% FTSE All-World Asia Pacific Index. The fund conducts in-house research to make its investments. Witan Investment Trust plc was formed in 1909 and is domiciled in the United Kingdom.

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancial Services
CUSIPN/A
CIKN/A
Phone+44-1268-448646

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£85.65 million
Cash FlowGBX 5.81 per share
Book ValueGBX 223.60 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees7
Market Cap£1.89 billion
Next Earnings DateN/A
OptionableNot Optionable

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Witan Investment Trust (LON:WTAN) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Witan Investment Trust's stock symbol?

Witan Investment Trust trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "WTAN."

How often does Witan Investment Trust pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Witan Investment Trust?

Witan Investment Trust declared a dividend on Tuesday, August 13th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 22nd will be given a dividend of GBX 1.18 per share on Wednesday, September 18th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.55%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 22nd. The official announcement can be viewed at this link. View Witan Investment Trust's Dividend History.

Has Witan Investment Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about WTAN stock have been trending negative this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie rates the sentiment of news coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Witan Investment Trust earned a coverage optimism score of -2.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View News Stories for Witan Investment Trust.

Who are some of Witan Investment Trust's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Witan Investment Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Witan Investment Trust investors own include GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Primary Health Properties (PHP), Comcast (CMCSA), Digimarc (DMRC), Express Scripts (ESRX), Level One Bancorp (LEVL), Old National Bancorp (ONB), Prothena (PRTA), FreightCar America (RAIL) and Anadarko Petroleum (APC).

Who are Witan Investment Trust's key executives?

Witan Investment Trust's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Andrew L. C. Bell, Chief Exec. Officer and Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. James Richard Hart, Investment Director (Age 50)
  • Mr. Michael Wood-Martin, Head of Portfolio Review for Japan
  • Mr. Neil Martin Hermon, Co-Head of UK Equities and Portfolio Mang.
  • Ms. Ann Hall, Head of North America Operations

How do I buy shares of Witan Investment Trust?

Shares of WTAN 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 Witan Investment Trust's stock price today?

One share of WTAN stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 217.

How big of a company is Witan Investment Trust?

Witan Investment Trust has a market capitalization of £1.89 billion and generates £85.65 million in revenue each year. Witan Investment Trust employs 7 workers across the globe.View Additional Information About Witan Investment Trust.

What is Witan Investment Trust's official website?

The official website for Witan Investment Trust is http://www.witan.com/.

How can I contact Witan Investment Trust?

Witan Investment Trust's mailing address is 14 Queen Annes Gate, LONDON, SW1H 9AA, United Kingdom. The company can be reached via phone at +44-1268-448646.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Witan Investment Trust (LON WTAN)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  87 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  83 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  170
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Witan Investment Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe WTAN will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe WTAN will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/21/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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