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BMO Global Smaller Companies plc (BGSC) ORD GBP0.025

Sell:126.00p Buy:126.60p 0 Change: 1.40p (1.10%)
FTSE 250:0.35%
Market closed Prices as at close on 20 October 2020 Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes | Switch to live prices |
Sell:126.00p
Buy:126.60p
Change: 1.40p (1.10%)
Market closed Prices as at close on 20 October 2020 Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes | Switch to live prices |
Sell:126.00p
Buy:126.60p
Change: 1.40p (1.10%)
Market closed Prices as at close on 20 October 2020 Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes | Switch to live prices |
The selling price currently displayed is higher than the buying price. This can occur temporarily for a variety of reasons; shortly before the market opens, after the market closes or because of extraordinary price volatility during the trading day.
Open:
125.60p
Trade high:
127.66p
Year high:
1,368.00p
Estimated NAV:
140.66
Previous close:
127.40p
Trade low:
125.60p
Year low:
76.65p
Premium/Discount:
-9.28%
Previous:
0.20p (0.16%)
Previous:
0.20p
Volume:
1,516,332
Dividend yield:
1.35%
Currency:
GBX
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Price

  • Net Asset Value (NAV)
BMO GLOBAL performance chart

Premium/Discount

BMO GLOBAL performance chart
Full interactive share price and premium / discount charts

Performance

1 week 1W 3.48% 1 year 1Y 5.77%
1 month 1M 3.24% 2 years 2Y 7.35%
3 months 3M 7.6% 3 years 3Y 6.19%
6 months 6M 19.07% 5 years 5Y 32.16%

Performance figures are based on the previous close price. Past performance is not an indication of future performance.

Trust Basics

Benchmark: MSCI World Ex UK Small Cap NR LCL
Annual management charge: 0.55% of Net Assets
Performance fee: No
Ongoing charge: 0.75%
Dividend yield: 1.35%
Dividend frequency: Semi-Annually
Total assets: £868m
Gross gearing: 104%
Market capitalisation:Market cap.: £752m
Shares in issue: 588.97 million
Legal structure Closed Ended Investment Company
Domicile: United Kingdom
ISIN GB00BKLXD974

Recent dividends paid or declared by BMO Global Smaller Companies plc:

Type Ex-div date Payment date Amount
Final 09/07/2020 03/08/2020 1.15p
Interim 02/01/2020 31/01/2020 0.55p
Final 11/07/2019 31/07/2019 11.50p
Interim 03/01/2019 31/01/2019 5.00p
Final 12/07/2018 08/08/2018 10.00p

This data is provided by Digital Look. HL accepts no responsibility for its accuracy and you should independently check data before making any investment decision.

Full dividend history

Five years' total annual BMO Global Smaller Companies plc dividends:

Financial
year end
Dividend
yield
Dividend
cover
Total dividend
paid
30/04/2020 1.50% 1.02 1.70p
30/04/2019 1.20% 0.11 16.50p
30/04/2018 1.00% 1.12 14.40p
30/04/2017 1.00% 1.14 12.25p
30/04/2016 1.10% 1.11 10.70p

All dividend data is calculated excluding any special dividends. Historical dividends may be adjusted to reflect any subsequent rights issues and corporate actions.

Full dividend history

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Important Documents



Objective

The company invests in smaller companies worldwide in order to secure a high total return. The company pursues this investment objective by investing in a large number of stocks in various industry sectors and geographic locations. There are no specific sector or geographical exposure limits. Whilst the company has a global orientation, its objective is to find attractively valued investment opportunities wherever they may be and it is therefore not constrained to mandatory weightings per geographic region.

NET ASSET VALUE (NAV)

Estimated NAV: 140.66
Latest actual NAV: 133.50
Latest actual NAV date: 3 September 2020
Premium/Discount: -9.28%
12m average Premium/Discount: -7.72%
NAV frequency: Daily

Recent trade data is unavailable. We will be replacing it, however in the meantime the information is available on the London Stock Exchange website.

Security Weight
AS SICAV I Jpn SmlrComs I Acc JPY 3.92%
PineBridge Asia exJapan SmCap Eq Y 3.76%
Eastspring Inv Japan Smaller Coms CG 3.30%
Scottish Oriental Smaller Cos Tst Ord 25p 2.69%
Utilico Emerging Markets Trust plc Ord 1p 1.93%
Wheaton Precious Metals Corp 1.53%
Baillie Gifford Jap Sm Cos B (Inc) 1.43%
Icon PLC 1.37%
Alleghany Corp 1.05%
Ensign Group Inc 1.01%
Sector Weight
Technology 17.30%
Industrials 14.41%
Financial Services 11.49%
Consumer Cyclical 10.92%
Basic Materials 10.83%
Healthcare 10.34%
Consumer Defensive 5.76%
Communication Services 5.12%
Real Estate 5.05%
Energy 1.65%
Country Weight
United States 31.30%
United Kingdom 23.54%
Japan 8.57%
Germany 3.80%
Canada 3.68%
India 2.60%
Sweden 1.92%
Ireland 1.71%
Norway 1.41%
Italy 1.40%

Key Dates

Launch date: 15 February 1889
Financial year end: April
Next AGM: July 2021
Data policy - All information should be used for indicative purposes only. You should independently check data before making any investment decision. HL cannot guarantee that the data is accurate or complete, and accepts no responsibility for how it may be used. Prices provided by NBTrader. Charts provided by Factset. Dividend data provided by Digital Look. Recent trade data provided by MoneyAM. Trust basics, holding data, key dates, objective and NAV provided by Morningstar.

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