|Bid||494.80 x 0|
|Ask||495.40 x 0|
|Day's range||492.22 - 499.00|
|52-week range||4.86 - 568.50|
|Beta (3Y monthly)||N/A|
|PE ratio (TTM)||8.09|
|Earnings date||31 Oct 2019 - 4 Nov 2019|
|Forward dividend & yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y target est||N/A|
The FTSE 100's (INDEXFTSE: UKX) Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust (LON: SMT) is a great way to play the technology sector, thinks Edward Sheldon.
The following FTSE 100 companies will go ex-dividend on Thursday, after which investors will no longer qualify for the latest dividend payout. According to Reuters calculations at current market prices, ...
Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust (SMT.L), one of Britain's early backers of tech companies such as Alibaba (BABA.N), Dropbox (DBX.O) and Spotify (SPOT.N), said its collective pre-IPO bets had more than quadrupled in value since they were first made. Traditionally the preserve of large institutions and well-connected, wealthy individuals, Scottish Mortgage Trust is able to invest in illiquid, unlisted firms partly because as a listed entity it can raise funds without having to worry about investors later suddenly demanding their money back. On Friday, the Edinburgh-based company run by Baillie Gifford fund managers James Anderson and Tom Slater, detailed for the first time how that strategy had paid off.
British shares sank to their lowest since March on Tuesday as a broad sell-off hit stocks across Europe, caused by a toxic mix of weak results, jitters over geopolitical tensions, Brexit, Italy's budget ...