BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust plc (LON:BRSC) declared a dividend on Tuesday, November 5th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 14th will be given a dividend of GBX 12.80 ($0.17) per share on Tuesday, December 3rd. This represents a yield of 0.86%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 14th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
LON:BRSC traded up GBX 11.95 ($0.16) on Tuesday, hitting GBX 1,496 ($19.55). 66,501 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 52,622. The company has a market cap of $716.28 million and a PE ratio of -21.10. The company has a current ratio of 2.84, a quick ratio of 2.64 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 6.26. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 1,425.96 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 1,337.04. BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust has a 1 year low of GBX 14.22 ($0.19) and a 1 year high of GBX 1,482 ($19.36).
About BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust
BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust plc is a United Kingdom-based investment trust company. The Company’s principal activity is portfolio investment. The Company’s prime objective is to achieve long term capital growth for shareholders through investment mainly in smaller the United Kingdom quoted companies, which are listed on the London Stock Exchange or on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM).
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