Blackrock Throgmorton Trust PLC (LON:THRG) declared a dividend on Monday, February 12th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 22nd will be paid a dividend of GBX 7 ($0.10) per share by the investment trust on Thursday, March 29th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.46%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 22nd. This is a boost from Blackrock Throgmorton Trust’s previous dividend of $2.00. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
Shares of Blackrock Throgmorton Trust (LON THRG) traded up GBX 483.15 ($6.68) during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting GBX 487.87 ($6.74). 89,088 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 59,006. The firm has a market capitalization of $351.68 and a P/E ratio of 350.99. Blackrock Throgmorton Trust has a 52 week low of GBX 372.50 ($5.15) and a 52 week high of GBX 494 ($6.83).
In related news, insider Simon Beart purchased 163 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 11th. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 455 ($6.29) per share, for a total transaction of £741.65 ($1,024.66). Insiders have bought 473 shares of company stock valued at $222,601 over the last quarter.
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Blackrock Throgmorton Trust Company Profile
BlackRock Throgmorton Trust plc is an investment trust. The Company is engaged in portfolio investment. The Company’s objective is to provide shareholders with capital growth and an attractive total return by investing primarily in the United Kingdom smaller companies and mid-capitalization companies listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange.
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