Witan Investment Trust plc (LON:WTAN) announced a dividend on Wednesday, February 12th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, February 27th will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.83 ($0.02) per share on Friday, April 3rd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.79%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 27th. This is a positive change from Witan Investment Trust’s previous dividend of $1.18. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
Shares of LON:WTAN opened at GBX 229 ($3.01) on Friday. The company has a market capitalization of $1.98 billion and a PE ratio of 36.94. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 13.23, a quick ratio of 0.61 and a current ratio of 0.61. The company’s fifty day moving average is GBX 230.28 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 218.43. Witan Investment Trust has a 52 week low of GBX 2.05 ($0.03) and a 52 week high of GBX 234.59 ($3.09).
In other Witan Investment Trust news, insider Andrew Ross bought 100,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, November 26th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 221 ($2.91) per share, for a total transaction of £221,000 ($290,712.97).
About Witan Investment Trust
Witan Investment Trust plc is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by Witan Investment Services Limited. The fund is co-managed by Artemis Investment Management LLP, Lindsell Train Limited, Heronbridge Investment Management LLP, MFS International (UK) Limited, Veritas Asset Management LLP, Lansdowne Partners (UK) LLP, Marathon Asset Management, LLP, Matthews International Capital Management, LLC, Trilogy Global Advisors, LLC, Pzena Investment Management LLC, Tweedy, Browne Company LLC, and GQG Partners, LLC.
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