Bancroft Fund Company Profile (NYSEMKT:BCV)

About Bancroft Fund

Bancroft Fund logoBancroft Fund Ltd. is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to 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. The Fund invests in convertible securities. The Fund's portfolio of investments includes common stock, convertible bonds and notes, convertible preferred stock and mandatory convertible securities. The Fund invests in a range of industries, such as software, real estate investment trusts, biotechnology, semiconductor equipment, Internet software and services, pharmaceuticals, communications equipment, commercial banks, healthcare providers and services, and oil, and gas and consumable fuels. The Fund has an automatic dividend investment and cash payment plan. The Fund is managed by the Dinsmore Group of Gabelli Funds, LLC.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: N/A
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSEMKT
  • Symbol: BCV
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $20.60
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $20.7311
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $19.4626
  • 52-Week Range: $15.73 - $22.67
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.0000
  • Market Cap: $N/A
  • Beta: 0.74
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Bancroft Fund (NYSEMKT:BCV) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
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Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for Bancroft Fund (NYSEMKT:BCV)
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Earnings History for Bancroft Fund (NYSEMKT:BCV)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
12/2/2013Q3$0.04ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Bancroft Fund (NYSEMKT:BCV)
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Dividend History for Bancroft Fund (NYSEMKT:BCV)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Bancroft Fund (NYSEMKT:BCV)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
5/19/2016Kinchen C BizzellDirectorBuy277$17.98$4,980.46View SEC Filing  
4/26/2016James P ConnDirectorBuy1,000$18.38$18,380.00View SEC Filing  
12/9/2015Michael J MelarkeyDirectorBuy1,100$17.92$19,712.00View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015Anthonie C VanekrisDirectorBuy2,500$19.40$48,500.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Bancroft Fund (NYSEMKT:BCV)
DateHeadline logoBancroft Fund : Reaffirms Its 5% Minimum Distribution Policy and Declares Distribution of $0.25 Per Share (NYSEMKT:BCV) - August 18 at 12:11 PM logoBANCROFT FUND LTD Financials (NYSEMKT:BCV) - August 9 at 4:55 PM logoForm 497 BANCROFT FUND LTD (NYSEMKT:BCV) - August 5 at 3:48 PM logoTeton Advisors Announces Launch of TETON Convertible Securities Fund (NYSEMKT:BCV) - July 26 at 4:46 PM logoQian Hu Corp. Ltd. :BCV-SG: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers : June 14, 2016 (NYSEMKT:BCV) - June 14 at 2:09 AM logoBancroft Fund Ltd Reaffirms Its 5% Minimum Distribution Policy and Declares Distribution of $0.25 Per Share (NYSEMKT:BCV) - May 19 at 9:43 AM


Last Updated on 10/25/2016 by Staff