NYSEAMERICAN:LAQ - Aberdeen Latin America Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$26.38 -0.07 (-0.26 %)
(As of 05/25/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$26.38
Today's Range$26.23 - $26.59
52-Week Range$22.26 - $30.00
Volume2,379 shs
Average Volume8,763 shs
Market Capitalization$213.50 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.50%

About Aberdeen Latin America (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 N/A


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


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


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


Outstanding Shares7,450,000

Aberdeen Latin America (NYSEAMERICAN:LAQ) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Aberdeen Latin America's stock symbol?

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

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

Aberdeen Latin America announced a semiannual dividend on Wednesday, April 11th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 19th will be given a dividend of $0.1309 per share on Saturday, April 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.93%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, April 18th. View Aberdeen Latin America's Dividend History.

Who are Aberdeen Latin America's key executives?

Aberdeen Latin America's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Enrique R. Arzac Ph.D., Independent Chairman of the Board (Age 76)
  • Christian A. J. Pittard, President (Age 45)
  • Andrea L. Melia, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer (Age 49)
  • Jeffrey Cotton, Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer (Age 41)
  • Megan Kennedy, Vice President, Secretary (Age 44)
  • 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 40)
  • Nick Robinson, Vice President (Age 38)

Has Aberdeen Latin America been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about LAQ stock has trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Aberdeen Latin America earned a daily sentiment score of 0.13 on Accern's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company an impact score of 46.97 out of 100, meaning that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next few days.

Who are Aberdeen Latin America's major shareholders?

Aberdeen Latin America's stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Wells Fargo & Company MN (3.42%), Bulldog Investors LLC (2.05%) and UBS Group AG (0.08%). Company insiders that own Aberdeen Latin America stock include City Of London Investment Grou, Enrique R Arzac, James Cattano and Lawrence Joseph Fox. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Aberdeen Latin America.

Which major investors are selling Aberdeen Latin America stock?

LAQ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wells Fargo & Company MN. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aberdeen Latin America.

Which major investors are buying Aberdeen Latin America stock?

LAQ stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bulldog Investors LLC and UBS Group AG. Company insiders that have bought Aberdeen Latin America stock in the last two years include City Of London Investment Grou, Enrique R Arzac, James Cattano and Lawrence Joseph Fox. View Insider Buying and Selling for Aberdeen Latin America.

How do I buy shares of Aberdeen Latin America?

Shares of LAQ 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's stock price today?

One share of LAQ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $26.38.

How big of a company is Aberdeen Latin America?

Aberdeen Latin America has a market capitalization of $213.50 million.

How can I contact Aberdeen Latin America?

Aberdeen Latin America'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 (LAQ)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  35 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  40 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  75
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Aberdeen Latin America and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe LAQ will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe LAQ will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Aberdeen Latin America (NYSEAMERICAN:LAQ) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
(Data available from 5/26/2016 forward)



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

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

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

Insider Trading History for Aberdeen Latin America (NYSEAMERICAN:LAQ)
Institutional Ownership by Quarter for Aberdeen Latin America (NYSEAMERICAN:LAQ)

Aberdeen Latin America (NYSEAMERICAN LAQ) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
3/22/2018City Of London Investment GrouMajor ShareholderBuy15,000$27.54$413,100.00View SEC Filing  
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$0.0150$90.00
12/28/2015James CattanoDirectorBuy250$15.98$3,995.006,221View SEC Filing  
12/23/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy7,000$0.0150$105.00
12/18/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy40,000$0.0150$600.00
12/16/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy130,000$0.0150$1,950.00
12/15/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy4,000$0.0150$60.00
12/14/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy4,000$0.0150$60.00
12/11/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy75,000$0.0150$1,125.00
12/8/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy5,000$0.0150$75.00
12/7/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy61,000$0.0150$915.00
12/2/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy5,000$0.0150$75.00
11/30/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorBuy94,000$0.0150$1,410.00
11/16/2015Dustin Christopher HendersonDirectorSell15,600$0.01$156.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


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This page was last updated on 5/26/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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