Aberdeen Japan Investment Trust PLC (LON:AJIT) insider Neil Gaskell acquired 17,578 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, July 19th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 566 ($7.39) per share, for a total transaction of £99,491.48 ($129,918.36).

Aberdeen Japan Investment Trust PLC (LON:AJIT) traded up 0.6279% during trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 641.0000.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 14th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 15th were issued a GBX 6 ($0.08) dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, June 15th. This is a positive change from Aberdeen Japan Investment Trust PLC’s previous dividend of $4.20. This represents a yield of 1.08%.

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Aberdeen Japan Investment Trust PLC Company Profile

Aberdeen Japan Investment Trust PLC, formerly Aberdeen All Asia Investment Trust PLC, is an investment company. The Company aims to achieve long-term capital growth principally through investment in listed Japanese companies. It invests in a portfolio of over 40 companies in Japan selected from approximately 3,500 listed stocks in the Japan market.

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