About Bancroft Fund
Bancroft Fund Ltd. (the Fund) is a diversified closed-end management investment company. The Fund's primary investment objective is to provide 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 primarily in convertible and equity securities. The Fund's investment portfolio includes convertible corporate bonds, convertible preferred stocks, mandatory convertible securities and common stocks. It invests in various industries, such as healthcare, computer software and services, financial services, energy and utilities, semiconductors, real estate investment trusts, communications equipment, telecommunications, business services, consumer services, cable and satellite, food and beverage, agriculture, automotive, metals and mining, entertainment and consumer products. Gabelli Funds, LLC serves as the investment advisor of the Fund.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Finance
- Industry: N/A
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Exchange: NYSEMKT
- Symbol: BCV
Companies Related to Bancroft Fund:
- Previous Close: $21.79
- 50 Day Moving Average: $21.313
- 200 Day Moving Average: $20.737
- 52-Week Range: $17.11 - $22.67
- Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
- P/E Growth: 0.000
- Market Cap: $N/A
- Beta: 0.74
Consensus Ratings for Bancroft Fund (NYSEMKT:BCV) (?) The ratings breakdown includes the most recent rating from each analyst that has rated the stock within the last twelve months. The ratings score is a calculation of the average number of sell, hold, buy and strong buy ratings (0-1.5 = Sell, 1.5-2.5 = Hold, 2.5-3.5 = Buy, >3.5 = Strong Buy). The consensus price target is a mean average of the most recent price target set by each analyst that has set a price target for the stock in the last twelve months.
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Analysts' Ratings History for Bancroft Fund (NYSEMKT:BCV)
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Earnings History for Bancroft Fund (NYSEMKT:BCV)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
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Earnings Estimates for Bancroft Fund (NYSEMKT:BCV)
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Dividend History for Bancroft Fund (NYSEMKT:BCV)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
Insider Trading History for Bancroft Fund (NYSEMKT:BCV)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Details|
|5/19/2016||Kinchen C Bizzell||Director||Buy||277||$17.98||$4,980.46|| |
|4/26/2016||James P Conn||Director||Buy||1,000||$18.38||$18,380.00|| |
|12/9/2015||Michael J Melarkey||Director||Buy||1,100||$17.92||$19,712.00|| |
|11/9/2015||Anthonie C Vanekris||Director||Buy||2,500||$19.40||$48,500.00|| |
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What is Bancroft Fund's stock symbol?
Bancroft Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)MKT under the ticker symbol "BCV."
How often does Bancroft Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Bancroft Fund?
Bancroft Fund announced a quarterly dividend on Friday, February 24th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 17th will be given a dividend of $0.25 per share on Friday, March 24th. This represents a $1.00 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.59%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, March 15th.
How do I buy Bancroft Fund stock?
Shares of Bancroft Fund can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of Bancroft Fund stock cost?
One share of Bancroft Fund stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.80.