Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust's objective is to achieve a net asset value total return (with dividends reinvested) greater than on the Hoare Govett Smaller Companies Index (Excluding Investment Companies) over the long term by investing in a diversified portfolio of small UK quoted companies.
Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust Plc Ord 1P is listed on the London Stock Exchange trading with ticker code ASL.L, and is part of the Investment Companies sector. It has a market capitalisation of £101,369m, with approximately 90m shares in issue. Over the last year, Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust Plc share price has been traded in a range of 20.1, hitting a high of 112.50, and a low of 92.40.
Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust Plc, officially known as Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust Plc Ord 1P was formed in July of 1990, making the company twenty nine years old. The company filed its latest accounts on 31st December 2014, showing a turnover of approximately 30.17 million GBX, and a pre-tax profit margin of 86.11%. Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust Plc currently has 5 directors, and has had 13 previous directors over the last 29 years. In the last set of accounts, the directors received an average salary of 30 thousand each. In the accounts filed in 2014, the company paid 22795000 in dividends, or 0.2532 per share. These accounts also showed Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust Plc to have a net worth of 1.11 billion, with 238 thousand held in cash.
Aberforth Smaller Companies Trust Plc is in the Investment Companies sector.
|Perpetual Income And Growth Investment Trust Plc (PLI.L)|
|City Of London Investment Trust Plc (CTY.L)|
|Evraz Plc (EVR.L)|
|Mitie Group Plc (MTO.L)|
|Halfords Group Plc (HFD.L)|
|Shares in Issue||90m|
|52 Week High||112.50|
|52 Week Low||92.40|