Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust (LON:ASL) Sets New 1-Year High at $1,412.00

Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust plc (LON:ASL)’s share price reached a new 52-week high during trading on Monday . The company traded as high as GBX 1,412 ($18.57) and last traded at GBX 1,411.24 ($18.56), with a volume of 10042 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at GBX 1,412 ($18.57).

The stock has a market cap of $1.26 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of -8.37. The business’s fifty day simple moving average is GBX 1,350.71 and its 200 day simple moving average is GBX 1,242.44. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.43, a current ratio of 0.36 and a quick ratio of 0.36.

In other Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust news, insider Richard Davidson acquired 7,350 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, November 18th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 1,345 ($17.69) per share, with a total value of £98,857.50 ($130,041.44). Also, insider Martin Warner acquired 5,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 7th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 1,320 ($17.36) per share, with a total value of £66,000 ($86,819.26).

Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust Company Profile (LON:ASL)

Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust Plc is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by Aberforth Partners LLP. The fund invests in public equity markets of the United Kingdom. It seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. The fund primarily invests in value stocks of small-cap companies.

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