3i Group (III)

Sector:

Financials

Index:

FTSE 100

926.20p
   
  • Change Today:
    -24.80p
  • 52 Week High: 1,184.50
  • 52 Week Low: 597.80
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 973.12m
  • Volume: 1,108,576
  • Market Cap: £9,013m
  • RiskGrade: 202

3i net asset value grows throughout \'busy quarter\'

By Iain Gilbert

Date: Wednesday 31 Jul 2019

LONDON (ShareCast) - (Sharecast News) - Venture capitalist 3i Group saw its net asset value grow during the three months ended 30 June after both its private equity and infrastructure teams had a \"busy quarter\" in terms of origination and investment.
3i recorded an increase in NAV per share to 864p during the quarter, up from the 815p reported on 31 March, alongside a total return of 6.2% for the period.

The FTSE 100-listed outfit also recognised a net £212m gain on foreign exchange in the quarter, as both the US dollar and euro strengthened against sterling.

While 3i stated that its private equity portfolio had generated \"good returns\" during the quarter, with its Action unit having performed strongly since the end of 2018 and trading ahead of its budget for the first six months of 2019, the group warned that it continued to see \"challenging macro-economic headwinds\" in Europe and in China, specifically in the automotive sector.

Chief executive Simon Borrows said: \"This was another good quarter for 3i. Our private equity portfolio performed well with Action again generating good growth, as well as 3iN delivering another strong share price performance.

\"Our balance sheet is well-funded but we remain cautious about the pricing of private investments in the current environment and have continued to focus on platform and bolt-on acquisitions.\"

As of 0820 BST, 3i shares had dipped 0.044% to 1,134.50p.

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3i Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 926.20p
Change Today -24.80p
% Change -2.61 %
52 Week High 1,184.50
52 Week Low 597.80
Volume 1,108,576
Shares Issued 973.12m
Market Cap £9,013m
RiskGrade 202

3i Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
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Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
85.79% above the market average85.79% above the market average85.79% above the market average85.79% above the market average85.79% above the market average
74.44% above the sector average74.44% above the sector average74.44% above the sector average74.44% above the sector average74.44% above the sector average
Price Trend
9.58% below the market average9.58% below the market average9.58% below the market average9.58% below the market average9.58% below the market average
12.68% below the sector average12.68% below the sector average12.68% below the sector average12.68% below the sector average12.68% below the sector average
Income
21.48% above the market average21.48% above the market average21.48% above the market average21.48% above the market average21.48% above the market average
43.21% below the sector average43.21% below the sector average43.21% below the sector average43.21% below the sector average43.21% below the sector average
Growth
97.55% below the market average97.55% below the market average97.55% below the market average97.55% below the market average97.55% below the market average
98.33% below the sector average98.33% below the sector average98.33% below the sector average98.33% below the sector average98.33% below the sector average

What The Brokers Say

Strong Buy 5
Buy 0
Neutral 2
Sell 0
Strong Sell 0
Total 7
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3i Dividends

  Latest Previous
  2nd Interim Interim
Ex-Div 11-Jun-20 12-Dec-19
Paid 17-Jul-20 08-Jan-20
Amount 17.50p 17.50p

Trades for 13-Aug-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 447,863 @ 926.20p
16:29 343 @ 928.20p
16:29 295 @ 928.20p
16:29 10 @ 928.20p
16:29 20 @ 928.20p

3i Key Personnel

CEO Simon Borrows
Chair Simon R Thompson

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