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Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024
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How major US stock indexes fared Thursday, 2/29/2024
Average long-term US mortgage rises to 6.94% after marking fourth-straight weekly increase
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It's Leap Day, and You're Probably Working — Here's How 'February 29' Affects Your Paycheck
China's manufacturing activity contracts for 5th straight month despite policy support
S&P 500   5,096.27
DOW   38,996.39
QQQ   439.00
Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024
The Strategic Gold Play You Haven't Heard About (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Thursday, 2/29/2024
Average long-term US mortgage rises to 6.94% after marking fourth-straight weekly increase
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It's Leap Day, and You're Probably Working — Here's How 'February 29' Affects Your Paycheck
China's manufacturing activity contracts for 5th straight month despite policy support
S&P 500   5,096.27
DOW   38,996.39
QQQ   439.00
Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024
The Strategic Gold Play You Haven't Heard About (Ad)
How major US stock indexes fared Thursday, 2/29/2024
Average long-term US mortgage rises to 6.94% after marking fourth-straight weekly increase
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Stock market today: Wall Street quiet after breaking more records; another bank reports trouble
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NYSE:BCV

Bancroft Fund (BCV) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$15.46
+0.13 (+0.85%)
(As of 02/29/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$15.40
$15.50
50-Day Range
$15.11
$16.35
52-Week Range
$14.09
$18.55
Volume
18,810 shs
Average Volume
23,689 shs
Market Capitalization
$90.13 million
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
8.28%
Price Target
N/A

About Bancroft Fund

Bancroft Fund Ltd. is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched by GAMCO Investors, Inc. It is managed by Gabelli Funds, LLC. The fund invests in the public equity markets. It primarily invests in convertible securities including convertible debt and convertible preferred stocks. The fund invests in stocks of companies across market capitalization. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against S&P 500 Index, Bank of America Merrill Lynch All U.S. Convertibles Index, and Barclays Balanced U.S. Convertibles Index. The fund was formerly known as Bancroft Convertible Fund, Inc. Bancroft Fund Ltd. was formed on April 20, 1971 and is domiciled in the United States.

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Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 12/28 Dividend
11/21/2023
Dividend Payable
12/28/2023
Today
3/01/2024
Ex-Dividend for 3/21 Dividend
3/13/2024
Dividend Payable
3/21/2024
Fiscal Year End
10/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Finance
Industry
Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-Industry
N/A
CIK
9521
Fax
N/A
Employees
N/A
Year Founded
N/A

Profitability

Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
N/A

Miscellaneous

Free Float
5,589,000
Market Cap
$90.13 million
Optionable
Not Optionable
Beta
0.99
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BCV Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have BCV shares performed in 2024?

Bancroft Fund's stock was trading at $15.98 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, BCV stock has decreased by 3.3% and is now trading at $15.46.
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How often does Bancroft Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Bancroft Fund?

Bancroft Fund declared a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, February 14th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 14th will be given a dividend of $0.32 per share on Thursday, March 21st. This represents a $1.28 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 8.28%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 13th.
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Is Bancroft Fund a good dividend stock?

Bancroft Fund (NYSE:BCV) pays an annual dividend of $1.28 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 8.35%. BCV has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer.
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Who are Bancroft Fund's major shareholders?

Bancroft Fund's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include John G Ullman & Associates Inc. (1.59%), Cornerstone Advisors LLC (1.28%), Shaker Financial Services LLC (1.15%), UBS Group AG (1.14%), Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. (1.01%) and Royal Bank of Canada (0.85%). Insiders that own company stock include Anthonie C Vanekris, James Andrew Dinsmore, John Chester Ball and Mario J Gabelli.
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How do I buy shares of Bancroft Fund?

Shares of BCV stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSE:BCV) was last updated on 3/1/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff