Schroder Japan Growth Fund plc (LON:SJG) insider Anja Balfour purchased 5,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, October 18th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 186 ($2.43) per share, for a total transaction of £9,300 ($12,152.10).
Schroder Japan Growth Fund stock opened at GBX 186 ($2.43) on Wednesday. The stock has a market capitalization of $232.52 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of -8.69. Schroder Japan Growth Fund plc has a 52-week low of GBX 1.80 ($0.02) and a 52-week high of GBX 210 ($2.74). The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 190.41 and its two-hundred day moving average price is GBX 167.81. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 16.91, a quick ratio of 4.11 and a current ratio of 4.11.
The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, November 11th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 17th will be issued a GBX 4.70 ($0.06) dividend. This is a boost from Schroder Japan Growth Fund’s previous dividend of $4.00. This represents a dividend yield of 2.42%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 17th. Schroder Japan Growth Fund’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently -0.19%.
Schroder Japan Growth Fund plc is a United Kingdom-based investment company. The Company’s investment objective is to achieve capital growth from an actively managed portfolio principally consisting of securities listed on the Japanese stock markets. Its portfolio is invested in a range of companies quoted on the Tokyo Stock Exchange, the regional stock markets of Fukuoka, Hiroshima, Kyoto, Nagoya, Niigata, Osaka and Sapporo and the Japanese over the counter (OTC) market.
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