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Bancroft Fund Stock Forecast, Price & News

-0.13 (-0.52%)
(As of 01/14/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
15,304 shs
Average Volume
26,750 shs
Market Capitalization
$138.44 million
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
30 days | 90 days | 365 days | Advanced Chart
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About Bancroft Fund

Bancroft Fund Ltd. (NYSE MKT: BCV) operates as a closed-end, diversified management company and invests primarily in convertible securities with the objectives of providing income and the potential for capital appreciation; which objectives the Fund considers to be relatively equal, over the long-term, due to the nature of the securities in which it invests.


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Investment offices, not elsewhere classified
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Free Float
Market Cap
$138.44 million
Not Optionable

Company Calendar

Ex-Dividend for 12/28 Dividend
Dividend Payable
Fiscal Year End


Overall MarketRank

1.19 out of 5 stars

Analyst Opinion: 0.0Community Rank: 4.3Dividend Strength: 1.7Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 0.0 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

Bancroft Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:BCV) Frequently Asked Questions

Are investors shorting Bancroft Fund?

Bancroft Fund saw a increase in short interest in the month of December. As of December 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,500 shares, an increase of 525.0% from the December 15th total of 400 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 25,800 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.1 days.
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How often does Bancroft Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Bancroft Fund?

Bancroft Fund announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 16th. Investors of record on Wednesday, November 24th will be paid a dividend of $3.17 per share on Tuesday, December 28th. This represents a $12.68 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 50.56%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, November 23rd. This is a boost from Bancroft Fund's previous quarterly dividend of $0.32.
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Is Bancroft Fund a good dividend stock?

Bancroft Fund pays an annual dividend of $4.13 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 16.47%. 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:
  • Jane Dinsmore O'Keeffe, President, PEO, Trustee & Portfolio Manager
  • John Chester Ball, Treasurer, Chief Financial & Accounting Officer
  • Richard John Walz, Chief Compliance Officer
  • Andrea R. Mango, Secretary & Vice President

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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Koshinski Asset Management Inc. (0.40%).
View institutional ownership trends for Bancroft Fund

Which major investors are buying Bancroft Fund stock?

BCV stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Koshinski Asset Management 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 $25.08.

How much money does Bancroft Fund make?

Bancroft Fund has a market capitalization of $138.44 million.

What is Bancroft Fund's official website?

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

Where are Bancroft Fund's headquarters?

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 (914) 921-5070.

This page was last updated on 1/16/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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