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LON:WTANWitan Investment Trust Share Price, Forecast & News

GBX 185
+3.20 (+1.76 %)
(As of 07/10/2020 04:00 PM ET)
Today's Range
Now: GBX 185
50-Day Range
MA: GBX 181.52
52-Week Range
Now: GBX 185
Volume962,802 shs
Average Volume214,264 shs
Market Capitalization£1.60 billion
P/E Ratio29.84
Dividend Yield2.04%
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.
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Beat the Market (BTM) Rank

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.6Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 3.0Valuation: 0.6 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Overall Beat the Market Rank

1.58 out of 5 stars

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Asset Management



Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales£85.65 million
Cash FlowGBX 5.91 per share
Book ValueGBX 223.60 per share



Market Cap£1.60 billion
Next Earnings Date8/11/2020 (Estimated)
OptionableNot Optionable

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Witan Investment Trust (LON:WTAN) Frequently Asked Questions

How has Witan Investment Trust's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

Witan Investment Trust's stock was trading at GBX 180.80 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, WTAN stock has increased by 2.3% and is now trading at GBX 185. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

When is Witan Investment Trust's next earnings date?

Witan Investment Trust is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 11th 2020. View our earnings forecast for Witan Investment Trust.

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

Witan Investment Trust declared a dividend on Wednesday, April 29th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 21st will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.34 per share on Friday, June 19th. This represents a yield of 0.75%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 21st. The official announcement can be seen at this link. View Witan Investment Trust's dividend history.

Has Witan Investment Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

Headlines about WTAN stock have trended neutral on Saturday, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Witan Investment Trust earned a news sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days. View the latest news about 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 Anadarko Petroleum (APC), Colgate-Palmolive (CL), Comcast (CMCSA), Dillard's (DDS), Digimarc (DMRC), Duke Energy (DUK), Emerson Electric (EMR), Enterprise GP (EPE), Essent Group (ESNT) and Express Scripts (ESRX).

Who are Witan Investment Trust's key executives?

Witan Investment Trust's management team includes the following 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

What is Witan Investment Trust's stock symbol?

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

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 185.

How big of a company is Witan Investment Trust?

Witan Investment Trust has a market capitalization of £1.60 billion and generates £85.65 million in revenue each year. Witan Investment Trust employs 7 workers across the globe.

What is Witan Investment Trust's official website?

The official website for Witan Investment Trust is 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.

This page was last updated on 7/11/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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