Bancroft Fund Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.53 (+1.68 %)
(As of 06/23/2021 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
Volume7,989 shs
Average Volume22,545 shs
Market Capitalization$177.07 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield10.08%
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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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0.79 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

1320th out of 1,980 stocks

Investment Offices, Not Elsewhere Classified Industry

100th out of 173 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 2.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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Bancroft Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:BCV) Frequently Asked Questions

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Are investors shorting Bancroft Fund?

Bancroft Fund saw a increase in short interest during the month of May. As of May 28th, there was short interest totaling 21,800 shares, an increase of 186.8% from the May 13th total of 7,600 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 16,000 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 1.4 days.
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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 Monday, May 17th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, June 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.32 per share on Wednesday, June 23rd. This represents a $1.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.99%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 15th.
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Is Bancroft Fund a good dividend stock?

Bancroft Fund pays an annual dividend of $3.18 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 10.08%. 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 key executives?

Bancroft Fund's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Thomas Hall Dinsmore CFA, Portfolio Mang. (Age 68)
  • Ms. Jane Dinsmore O'Keeffe, Portfolio Mang. (Age 66)
  • Ms. Agnes Nora Mullady, Pres & Chief Operating Officer of the Open-End Fund Division, VP & Treasurer (Age 62)
  • Mr. James A. Dinsmore CFA, Portfolio Mang. (Age 38)
  • Ms. Barbara G. Marcin C.F.A., CFA, Portfolio Mang.

Who are some of Bancroft Fund's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of Bancroft Fund own?

What is Bancroft Fund's stock symbol?

Bancroft Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)AMERICAN under the ticker symbol "BCV."

Who are Bancroft Fund's major shareholders?

Bancroft Fund's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Advisors Asset Management Inc. (8.59%), Morgan Stanley (2.79%), Royal Bank of Canada (0.97%), Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc. (0.70%), Cohen & Steers Inc. (0.36%) and Ameriprise Financial Inc. (0.30%).
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Which institutional investors are selling Bancroft Fund stock?

BCV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cohen & Steers Inc., Guggenheim Capital LLC, Advisors Asset Management Inc., Morgan Stanley, UBS Group AG, and Royal Bank of Canada.
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Which institutional investors are buying Bancroft Fund stock?

BCV stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Ceera Investments LLC, Ameriprise Financial Inc., and Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc..
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How do I buy shares of Bancroft Fund?

Shares of BCV can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is Bancroft Fund's stock price today?

One share of BCV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.09.

How much money does Bancroft Fund make?

Bancroft Fund has a market capitalization of $177.07 million.

What is Bancroft Fund's official website?

The official website for Bancroft Fund is www.bancroftfund.com.

Where are Bancroft Fund's headquarters?

Bancroft Fund is headquartered at 65 Madison Ave Ste 550, MORRISTOWN, NJ 07960-7389, United States.

How can I contact Bancroft Fund?

Bancroft Fund's mailing address is 65 Madison Ave Ste 550, MORRISTOWN, NJ 07960-7389, United States. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at +1-973-6311177.

This page was last updated on 6/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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