Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSEAMERICAN:LAQ)

$28.33 0.13 (0.46 %)
(As of 01/17/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$28.20
Today's Range$28.10 - $28.38
52-Week Range$20.58 - $29.90
Volume10,100 shs
Average Volume8,620 shs
Market Capitalization$210.05 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.57%
Beta1.06

About Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:LAQ)

Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund, Inc. (the Fund) is a non-diversified closed-end, management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to seek long-term capital appreciation by investing in Latin American equity securities. The Fund may invest approximately 10% of its assets (at the time of commitment) in illiquid equity securities, including securities of private equity funds (whether in corporate or partnership form) that invest in emerging markets. The Fund invests in sectors, including information technology, financials, healthcare, materials, energy, real estate, consumer staples, utilities, industrials, consumer discretionary. It invests in various geographical locations, including Brazil, Mexico, Chile, Argentina, Colombia, the United States and Peru. Aberdeen Asset Managers Limited (AAML) serves as the Fund's investment advisor. AAML is a subsidiary of Aberdeen Asset Management PLC, which is the Fund's Administrator.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Closed End Funds
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancials
SymbolNYSEAMERICAN:LAQ
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-215-4055700

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

Profitability

Trailing EPSN/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares7,450,000

Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:LAQ) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund's stock symbol?

Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)AMERICAN under the ticker symbol "LAQ."

How often does Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund?

Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund announced a semiannual dividend on Thursday, December 21st. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.4239 per share on Monday, January 8th. This represents a yield of 3.18%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 28th. This is a boost from Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund's previous semiannual dividend of $0.30. View Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund's Dividend History.

Who are some of Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund's key competitors?

Who are Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund's key executives?

Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Enrique R. Arzac Ph.D., Independent Chairman of the Board (Age 75)
  • Christian A. J. Pittard, President (Age 44)
  • Andrea L. Melia, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer (Age 48)
  • Jeffrey Cotton, Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 40)
  • Megan Kennedy, Vice President, Secretary (Age 43)
  • Alan R. Goodson, Vice President (Age 43)
  • Joanne C. Irvine, Vice President (Age 48)
  • Devan Kaloo, Vice President (Age 45)
  • Jennifer A. Nichols, Vice President (Age 39)
  • Nick Robinson, Vice President (Age 38)

How do I buy Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund stock?

Shares of Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund 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 Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund's stock price today?

One share of Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.33.

How big of a company is Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund?

Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund has a market capitalization of $210.05 million.

How can I contact Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund?

Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund's mailing address is 1735 Market St Fl 32, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19103-7503, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-215-4055700.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund (LAQ)

Community Ranking:  2.4 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  27 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  30 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  57
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Analyst Ratings

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Earnings

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Dividends

Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund (NYSEAMERICAN:LAQ) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/21/2017semiannual$0.423.18%12/28/201712/29/20171/8/2018
12/22/2016semiannual$0.303.12%12/28/201612/30/20161/11/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund (NYSEAMERICAN LAQ) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

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Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund (NYSEAMERICAN LAQ) Insider Trades by Quarter

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
11/8/2017Enrique R ArzacDirectorBuy151$26.50$4,001.50View SEC Filing  
4/12/2017James CattanoDirectorBuy168$23.71$3,983.287,017View SEC Filing  
11/9/2016Lawrence Joseph FoxDirectorBuy367$21.75$7,982.255,127View SEC Filing  
4/13/2016James CattanoDirectorBuy207$19.31$3,997.176,566View SEC Filing  
12/29/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy6,000$0.02$90.00
12/28/2015James CattanoDirectorBuy250$15.98$3,995.006,221View SEC Filing  
12/23/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy7,000$0.02$105.00
12/18/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy40,000$0.02$600.00
12/16/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy130,000$0.02$1,950.00
12/15/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy4,000$0.02$60.00
12/14/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy4,000$0.02$60.00
12/11/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy75,000$0.02$1,125.00
12/8/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy5,000$0.02$75.00
12/7/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy61,000$0.02$915.00
12/2/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy5,000$0.02$75.00
11/30/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy94,000$0.02$1,410.00
11/16/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorSell15,600$0.01$156.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund (NYSEAMERICAN LAQ) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Aberdeen Latin America Equity Fund, Inc. (LAQ) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.42 Per ShareAberdeen Latin America Equity Fund, Inc. (LAQ) to Issue Dividend Increase - $0.42 Per Share
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 21 at 6:02 PM

SEC Filings

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This page was last updated on 1/17/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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