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WTAN - Witan Investment Trust Share Price

188p -0.4  -0.2%

Last Trade - 18/09/20

Mid Cap
Market Cap £1.54bn
Enterprise Value £1.68bn
Revenue £-108.8m
Position in Universe th / 1807
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Year End 31st Dec 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
118.8 111.8 350.5 343.3 -135.4 406.4 +27.9%
-68.6 -14.5 +299.8 +2.9
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FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 30 June 2020, Witan Investment Trust plc revenues decreased from £257.3M to -£258M. Net loss totaled £292.8M vs. income of £241.3M. Revenues reflect Investment Trusts segment decrease of 45% to £20.3M, Executive Management Services segment decrease of 84% to £172K. Dividend per share increased from £0.02 to £0.03. Basic Earnings per Share excluding Extraordinary Items decreased from £0.27 to -£0.34.
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Profile Summary

Witan Investment Trust plc is a United Kingdom-based closed-end investment trust. The Company's objective is to achieve long-term growth in income and capital through active multi-manager investment in global equities. It offers diversified exposure to global markets (principally equities) using a multi-manager approach. Its portfolio is diversified by geographical region, industrial sector and at the individual stock level. It invests in various sectors, including basic materials, consumer goods, consumer services, financials, healthcare, oil and gas, technology, telecommunications and utilities. It operates in North America, Continental Europe, Japan, Latin America, Asia Pacific (ex Japan) and Other. Its investment manager includes Artemis Investment Management LLP, Lindsell Train Limited, Lansdowne Partners (UK) LLP and Tweedy, Browne Company LLC. Its subsidiary company, Witan Investment Services Limited, provides marketing services, investment products and marketing services.

Last Annual December 31st, 2019
Last Interim June 30th, 2020
Incorporated February 17, 1909
Public Since January 2, 1986
No. of Shareholders: n/a
No. of Employees: 7
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Index FTSE All Share , FTSE All Share Financials , FTSE All Share Equity Investment Instruments , FTSE 350 , FTSE 350 Lower Yield , FTSE 250 , FTSE 350 Equity Investment Instruments ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full)
Shares in Issue 821,804,671
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Frequently Asked Questions for Witan Investment Trust
What is the Witan Investment Trust share price?

As of 18/09/20, shares in Witan Investment Trust are trading at 188p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £1.54bn. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the Witan Investment Trust share price performed this year?

Shares in Witan Investment Trust are currently trading at 188p and the price has moved by -13.16% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the Witan Investment Trust price has moved by 3.86% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for Witan Investment Trust?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for Witan Investment Trust, there are there are currently 1 "buy" , 1 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for Witan Investment Trust is Buy. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will Witan Investment Trust next release its financial results?

Witan Investment Trust is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-06-30
What is the Witan Investment Trust dividend yield?

The Witan Investment Trust dividend yield is 3.02% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does Witan Investment Trust pay a dividend?

Last year, Witan Investment Trust paid a total dividend of 0.06, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 3.02%. Looking ahead, Witan Investment Trust has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does Witan Investment Trust next pay dividends?

Witan Investment Trust has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on Witan Investment Trust shares is currently 3.02%.

How do I buy Witan Investment Trust shares?

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What is the market cap of Witan Investment Trust?

Shares in Witan Investment Trust are currently trading at 188p, giving the company a market capitalisation of £1.54bn.

Where are Witan Investment Trust shares listed? Where are Witan Investment Trust shares listed?

Here are the trading details for Witan Investment Trust:

Country of listing: United Kingdom
Exchange: LSE
Ticker Symbol: WTAN
What kind of share is Witan Investment Trust?

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Is there a Witan Investment Trust share price forecast 2020?

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How can I tell whether the Witan Investment Trust share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like Witan Investment Trust. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been 3.21%. At the current price of 188p, shares in Witan Investment Trust are trading at -2.27% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the Witan Investment Trust PE Ratio?

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Who are the key directors of Witan Investment Trust?

Witan Investment Trust's management team is headed by:

Andrew Bell - CEO
Suzy Neubert - NID
John Perry - NID
Andrew Ross - NEC
Gabrielle Boyle - NID
Rachel Beagles - NED
Who are the major shareholders of Witan Investment Trust?

Here are the top five shareholders of Witan Investment Trust based on the size of their shareholding:

Legal & General Investment Management Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 1.67% (13.7m shares)
M & G Investment Management Ltd. Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 1.15% (9.47m shares)
Henderson (James Harold) Individual Investor
Percentage owned: 0.86% (7.03m shares)
BlackRock Investment Management (UK) Ltd. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 0.84% (6.91m shares)
Investec Wealth & Investment Limited Investment Advisor
Percentage owned: 0.83% (6.80m shares)
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