JPMorgan Mid Cap Investment Trust (JMF) has reported that, for the year ended 30th June 2017, the Company's total return on net assets was 30.4%, compared with the benchmark total return of 21.5%.

The Company's total return to shareholders was 23.4%, reflecting a widening by 5.1 percentage points of the discount at which the Company's shares trade to net asset value over the year.

Revenue earnings per share for the year were 30.88p, a 4.9% increase on last year.

JMF is proposing a final dividend of 15.0p, which when added to the interim dividend paid in April of 8.0p, equates to a base dividend payable of 23.0p (2016: 21.0p) for the full year.

The Board further has resolved again to propose the payment of a special dividend of 3.0p (2016: 4.5p).

At 1:20pm: (LON:JMF) JPMorgan Mid Cap Investment Trust Plc share price was -2p at 1074p