Mercantile Investment Trust (The) (MRC)

Sector:

Investment Firms

Index:

FTSE 250

219.00p
   
  • Change Today:
      1.00p
  • 52 Week High: 222.50
  • 52 Week Low: 177.80
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 778.52m
  • Volume: 779,171
  • Market Cap: 1,704.96m

MRC Overview

The Mercantile Investment Trust PLC is a United Kingdom-based investment trust company. The Company's objective is to achieve long term capital growth from a portfolio of United Kingdom medium and smaller companies. The Company's investment policy includes to emphasize capital growth from medium and smaller companies; to achieve long term dividend growth at least in line with inflation; to use long term gearing to increase potential returns to shareholders, and to invest no more than 15% of gross assets in other United Kingdom listed closed-ended investment funds (including investment trusts). The Company's investment includes sectors, such as industrials, financials, technology, telecommunications, health care, basic materials, consumer discretionary, consumer staples, energy, real estate and utilities.

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Financials

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MRC Fundamentals

Year Ending Revenue (m) Pre-tax (m) EPS P/E PEG EPS Grth. Div Yield
31-Jan-19 66.36 59.67 7.47p 25.7 1.2 +22% 6.30p 3.3%
31-Jan-20 67.72 61.11 7.64p 34.2 17.1 +2% 6.60p 2.5%
31-Jan-21 40.06 33.18 4.10p 56.3 n/a -46% 6.70p 2.9%
31-Jan-22 60.99 52.97 6.50p 37.5 0.6 +58% 6.90p 2.8%
31-Jan-23 61.59 57.01 7.19p 29.1 2.6 +11% 7.15p 3.4%

MRC Company Announcements

Net Asset Value(s) 27-Feb-2024 11:06 RNS
Transaction in Own Shares 26-Feb-2024 17:11 RNS
Director/PDMR Shareholding 26-Feb-2024 13:07 RNS

Latest MRC Director Deals

Traded Action Notifier PriceAmountValue
23-Feb-24 Buy Rachel Beagles 218.25p 11,400 24,880.99
21-Feb-24 Buy Rachel Beagles 214.40p 7,887 16,909.41
21-Feb-24 Buy Rachel Beagles 214.21p 15,001 32,132.86

Note 1: Prices and trades are provided by Digital Look Corporate Solutions and are delayed by at least 15 minutes.

Note 2: Above ratios are on a 'per annum' basis, adjusted for corporate actions and based on the fundamentals of the primary listed security.

Note 3: Under IFRS, all figures are based on 'Continuing' operations unless otherwise stated.

Note 4: In the case of dual listed securities, broker recommendations and forecasts relate to the primary listing.

Note 5: Forecast figures based on normalised accounts.

 

MRC Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 219.00p
Change Today 1.00p
% Change 0.46 %
52 Week High 222.50
52 Week Low 177.80
Volume 779,171
Shares Issued 778.52m
Market Cap 1,704.96m

MRC Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
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Price Trend
61.16% above the market average61.16% above the market average61.16% above the market average61.16% above the market average61.16% above the market average
65.48% above the sector average65.48% above the sector average65.48% above the sector average65.48% above the sector average65.48% above the sector average
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Growth
26.82% below the market average26.82% below the market average26.82% below the market average26.82% below the market average26.82% below the market average
16.07% below the sector average16.07% below the sector average16.07% below the sector average16.07% below the sector average16.07% below the sector average

MRC Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Q3 Q2
Ex-Div 21-Dec-23 28-Sep-23
Paid 01-Feb-24 01-Nov-23
Amount 1.45p 1.45p

Trades for 27-Feb-2024

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 62,678 @ 219.00p
16:35 1 @ 219.00p
16:35 655 @ 219.00p
16:35 655 @ 219.00p
16:35 655 @ 219.00p

MRC Key Personnel

Chair Angus Gordon Lennox

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