Mercantile Ord (LSE:MRC) - Share price - Overview

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Mercantile Investment Trust MRC

Closing Price

1 Day Change

As of 29/03/2017

Last Close1,822.00
52-Wk Range-
Tot Assets Mil2,016.04
Mkt Cap Mil1,559.29
Yield %2.54
Estimated Nav2,026.35
Discount % %-10.08
12M Avg Disc %-10.24
Last Actual NAV2,026.35
Last NAV Date28/03/2017

Share Price Performance (GBP)

Key Statistics (GBP)
Total Assets2,016.041m
Net Assets1,816.263m
Market Capitalisation1,559.286m
Gross Gearing111%
Net Gearing105%
Average Daily Shares Traded (1 Yr)0.114m
Average Daily Value Traded (1 Yr)1.895m
Ongoing Charge (2016)0.50%
Legal StructureClosed End Fund
Traded CurrencyGBP
Launch Date8 Dec 1884
Financial Year EndJan 2018
Next AGMMay 2017
NAV FrequencyDaily
Dividend FrequencyQuarterly
Valuation Statistics
 29/03/20171 Yr High1 Yr Low
Category Discount---
Z-Statistics (1Yr)0.39  

Total Returns (GBP) 29/03/2017

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Cat Price0.06
Cat NAV1.76
Latest Dividends
TypeDividendEx-Dividend DateFinancial Year
Director Dealings
01/02/2017in Lieu of DividendMr. Jeremy Tigue1,760.00741,302.00
01/11/2016in Lieu of DividendMr. Jeremy Tigue1,640.00791,296.00
01/08/2016in Lieu of DividendMr. Jeremy Tigue1,638.00691,130.00
08/07/2016PurchaseHarry Morley1,459.001,00014,590.00

Morningstar Analyst Rating™


Morningstar Rating™

3 Stars

Morningstar® Category

UK Mid-Cap Equity


Fund Benchmark

FTSE All Share Ex 100 ex IT

Morningstar® Benchmark

FTSE 250 Ex Investment Trust TR GBP
Fund Structure
Share Type# of Shares
Ordinary Share85.581m

Investment Objective

To achieve long-term capital growth from a UK portfolio of medium and smaller companies with dividend at least in line with UK inflation.
Martin Hudson01/01/1994
Anthony Lynch31/12/2009
Guy Anderson01/08/2012
Timothy Lewis30/12/2014


Helen James, Angus Gordon Lennox, Hamish Leslie Melville, Harry Morley, Dr Sandy Nairn, Ian Russell, Jeremy Tigue
Fund prices are updated every weekday after the close of trading and before 11 p.m. wherever possible. All figures are as at Last Close, on a cum income basis with debt valued at fair and in traded currency unless otherwise stated (we do not fair value debt for split capital trusts). Performance returns are presented in British Pounds (GBP) and calculated on a capital only basis with debt valued at par.
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