NYSE:LDF - Latin American Discovery Fund Stock Price, Price Target & More

$12.05 -0.10 (-0.82 %)
(As of 04/19/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$12.15
Today's Range$12.04 - $12.11
52-Week Range$9.80 - $13.25
Volume2,020 shs
Average Volume7,372 shs
Market Capitalization$79.51 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.41%
Beta1.08

About Latin American Discovery Fund (NYSE:LDF)

The Latin American Discovery Fund, Inc. (the Fund) is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is long-term capital appreciation through investments primarily in equity securities of Latin American issuers and by investing from time to time in debt securities issued or guaranteed by a Latin American Government or Governmental entity. The Fund's portfolio of investments include banks, multi-line retail, construction materials, beverages, oil, gas and consumable fuels and other. Morgan Stanley Investment Management Inc. serves as the Fund's advisor.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
SymbolNYSE:LDF
CUSIPN/A
WebN/A
PhoneN/A

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
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Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares6,660,000

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Latin American Discovery Fund (NYSE:LDF) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Latin American Discovery Fund's stock symbol?

Latin American Discovery Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "LDF."

How often does Latin American Discovery Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Latin American Discovery Fund?

Latin American Discovery Fund declared a semiannual dividend on Wednesday, December 13th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.0225 per share on Wednesday, January 10th. This represents a yield of 0.41%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 21st. View Latin American Discovery Fund's Dividend History.

Who are some of Latin American Discovery Fund's key competitors?

Who are Latin American Discovery Fund's key executives?

Latin American Discovery Fund's management team includes the folowing people:
  • John H. Gernon, President and Principal Executive Officer
  • Francis J. Smith, Principal Financial Officer, Treasurer
  • Stefanie V. Chang Yu, Chief Compliance Officer
  • Joseph C. Benedetti, Vice President
  • Mary E. Mullin, Secretary
  • Nancy C. Everett, Director
  • Jakki L. Haussler, Director
  • Patricia Maleski, Director
  • , Bio & Compensation - 
  • W. Allen Reed, Independent Director

Has Latin American Discovery Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media headlines about LDF stock have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Latin American Discovery Fund earned a media sentiment score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the company an impact score of 45.42 out of 100, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

How do I buy shares of Latin American Discovery Fund?

Shares of LDF can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Latin American Discovery Fund's stock price today?

One share of LDF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $12.05.

How big of a company is Latin American Discovery Fund?

Latin American Discovery Fund has a market capitalization of $79.51 million.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Latin American Discovery Fund (LDF)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  47 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  47 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  94
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Latin American Discovery Fund and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LDF will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LDF will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Latin American Discovery Fund (NYSE:LDF) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
(Data available from 4/19/2016 forward)

Earnings

Dividends

Latin American Discovery Fund (NYSE:LDF) Dividend Information

Latin American Discovery Fund pays an annual dividend of $0.05 per share, with a dividend yield of 0.41%. LDF's most recent semiannual dividend payment was Wednesday, January 10.
Most Recent Dividend:1/10/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.05
Dividend Yield:0.41%
Dividend Growth:-39.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:N/A
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Latin American Discovery Fund (NYSE:LDF)

Latin American Discovery Fund (NYSE:LDF) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/13/2017semiannual$0.02250.41%12/21/201712/22/20171/10/2018
6/21/2017semiannual$0.02620.51%6/28/20176/30/20177/14/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Latin American Discovery Fund (NYSE LDF) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Institutional Ownership Percentage: 47.78%
Insider Trading History for Latin American Discovery Fund (NYSE:LDF)
Insider Trading History for Latin American Discovery Fund (NYSE:LDF)

Latin American Discovery Fund (NYSE LDF) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
2/20/2018City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy2,000$12.43$24,860.00View SEC Filing  
12/27/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy6,295$11.29$71,070.55View SEC Filing  
11/30/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy11,500$11.06$127,190.00View SEC Filing  
11/2/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy19,009$11.47$218,033.23View SEC Filing  
10/3/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy3,000$12.34$37,020.00View SEC Filing  
9/1/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy5,739$11.79$67,662.81View SEC Filing  
8/29/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy7,700$11.58$89,166.00View SEC Filing  
6/27/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderSell7,562$10.52$79,552.24View SEC Filing  
6/5/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderSell66,869$10.37$693,431.53View SEC Filing  
5/23/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderSell27,718$10.42$288,821.56View SEC Filing  
5/9/2017City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy31,900$10.92$348,348.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latin American Discovery Fund (NYSE LDF) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
Latin American Discovery Fund Inc. (LDF) Major Shareholder Acquires $24,860.00 in StockLatin American Discovery Fund Inc. (LDF) Major Shareholder Acquires $24,860.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 21 at 7:10 PM
City Of London Investment Grou Buys 6,295 Shares of Latin American Discovery Fund Inc. (LDF) StockCity Of London Investment Grou Buys 6,295 Shares of Latin American Discovery Fund Inc. (LDF) Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 28 at 7:30 PM
Latin American Discovery Fund Inc. Plans Semiannual Dividend of $0.02 (LDF)Latin American Discovery Fund Inc. Plans Semiannual Dividend of $0.02 (LDF)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 13 at 6:56 PM
Latin American (LDF) Major Shareholder Buys $127,190.00 in StockLatin American (LDF) Major Shareholder Buys $127,190.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 1 at 10:26 PM
Ismael Cala, Double Engagement in New York: The "Latino Impact Summit" and "Despierta con Cala"Ismael Cala, Double Engagement in New York: The "Latino Impact Summit" and "Despierta con Cala"
www.prnewswire.com - November 27 at 5:57 PM
Kenon Announces Agreement to Sell IC Powers Latin American and Caribbean BusinessesKenon Announces Agreement to Sell IC Power's Latin American and Caribbean Businesses
www.prnewswire.com - November 26 at 6:32 AM
NAFTA And Mexico-Focused Closed End Funds: Is This A Buying Opportunity?NAFTA And Mexico-Focused Closed End Funds: Is This A Buying Opportunity?
seekingalpha.com - November 20 at 5:12 AM
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www.fool.com - November 17 at 12:56 PM
MercadoLibre Shows Why Its Still the King of Latin American E-CommerceMercadoLibre Shows Why It's Still the King of Latin American E-Commerce
www.fool.com - November 13 at 11:23 AM
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www.fool.com - November 6 at 3:38 PM
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www.cnbc.com - November 6 at 10:22 AM
Insider Buying: Latin American (LDF) Major Shareholder Buys 19,009 Shares of StockInsider Buying: Latin American (LDF) Major Shareholder Buys 19,009 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 3 at 9:00 PM
Morgan Stanley Investment Management Announces Portfolio Management Changes for The Latin American Discovery Fund, Inc.Morgan Stanley Investment Management Announces Portfolio Management Changes for The Latin American Discovery Fund, Inc.
finance.yahoo.com - November 3 at 6:53 PM
Latin American (LDF) Major Shareholder Acquires $37,020.00 in StockLatin American (LDF) Major Shareholder Acquires $37,020.00 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 5 at 8:08 PM
Latin American (LDF) Major Shareholder Purchases $67,662.81 in StockLatin American (LDF) Major Shareholder Purchases $67,662.81 in Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 6 at 9:16 PM
Latin American (LDF) Major Shareholder City Of London Investment Grou Acquires 7,700 SharesLatin American (LDF) Major Shareholder City Of London Investment Grou Acquires 7,700 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 31 at 7:44 PM
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www.fool.com - August 21 at 2:28 PM
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www.fool.com - August 3 at 6:49 PM
MercadoLibre Disappoints Despite Impressive GrowthMercadoLibre Disappoints Despite Impressive Growth
www.fool.com - August 3 at 6:49 PM
The Latin American Discovery Fund, Inc. Announces Board of Directors UpdateThe Latin American Discovery Fund, Inc. Announces Board of Directors Update
finance.yahoo.com - July 29 at 2:26 AM
Evertec adds to Latin American push with PayGroup buyoutEvertec adds to Latin American push with PayGroup buyout
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