Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC (LON:FRCL) declared a dividend on Wednesday, September 26th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 4th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.70 ($0.04) per share on Thursday, November 1st. This represents a dividend yield of 0.37%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 4th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
Shares of LON:FRCL traded up GBX 716.76 ($9.34) during trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 724 ($9.43). The company had a trading volume of 166,136 shares, compared to its average volume of 437,746. Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC has a fifty-two week low of GBX 553.75 ($7.21) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 678 ($8.83).
In other Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC news, insider Jeffrey Hewitt purchased 68 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 8th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 741 ($9.65) per share, for a total transaction of £503.88 ($656.35). Also, insider Roger Bone purchased 138 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, September 10th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 721 ($9.39) per share, for a total transaction of £994.98 ($1,296.05). In the last three months, insiders bought 220 shares of company stock worth $159,686.
About Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC
Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust PLC is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by F&C Investment Business Ltd. The fund is co-managed by Barrow, Hanley, Mewhinney & Strauss, Inc, T. Rowe Price Associates, Inc, Pantheon Ventures Limited, and HarbourVest Partners LLC. It invests in public equity markets across the globe.
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