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Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust
ASL: 1,374.00 +8.00 ( +0.59 %) delayed: 17:04PM
Bid price 1,370.00 High price 1,376.00
Ask price 1,374.00 Low price 1,364.00
Open price 1,366.00 Spread 0.29%
Prev close 1,374.00 Volume 241,521

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Name Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust Epic ASL
Activities The investment objective of Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust plc (ASCoT) is to achieve a net asset value total return (with dividends reinvested) greater than on the Hoare Govett Smaller Companies Index (Excluding Investment Companies) over the long term by investing in a diversified portfolio of small UK quoted companies.' ISIN GB0000066554
Latest Share Price (p) 1,374.00 Net Gearing (%) 0.59
Market Capitalisation (pm) 1,246.14 Gross Gearing (%) 0.61
Shares in issue (m) 91.23 Debt Ratio 0.60
P/E Ratio 32.84 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.98
Total dividends per share (p) 28.80 Assets / Equity Ratio 1.01
Dividend Yield (%) 2.11 Price to book value 0.87
Dividend Cover 1.44 ROCE (%) 106.89
Earning per share (p) 41.59 EPS Growth (%) 12.62
52-week high / low (p) 1,444.00 / 1,240.00 DPS Growth (%) 5.30
Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust - Director deals
Date Director Type Volume / Price Trade value
04 Apr 2018 Paul Trickett Buy 280 @ 1,289.48p £3,610.54
09 Mar 2018 Martin Warner Buy 1,000 @ 1,320.00p £13,200.00
08 Mar 2017 David Jeffcoat Buy 137 @ 1,200.00p £1,644.00
30 Aug 2016 David Jeffcoat Dividend Reinvestment Plan 63 @ 1,030.70p £649.34
24 Jun 2016 Paula Hay-Plumb Buy 500 @ 974.11p £4,870.55

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