BlackRock Smaller Companies Trust (BRSC)

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1,712.00p
   
  • Change Today:
    -28.00p
  • 52 Week High: 1,742.00p
  • 52 Week Low: 1,290.00p
  • Currency: UK Pounds
  • Shares Issued: 48.83m
  • Volume: 80,804
  • Market Cap: £835.97m

Dragon Oil's CEO tops up stake

Date: Tuesday 09 Oct 2012

LONDON (ShareCast) - Abdul-Jaleel Al-Khalifa, the Chief Executive Officer of Dragon Oil, an international oil and gas exploration, development and production company, added 3,527 shares to his stake in the company on Monday.

The CEO, who has held the role since 2008, paid 525.09p per share, handing over a total of £18,520, Tuesday's announcement said.

The director now holds 8,241 shares in the company.

The stock has performed well in the past year, gaining almost 27%, or 127.50p, the majority of which was achieved since early June, when it launched a $200m share buyback programme. The programme allowed as much as 5% of the issued share capital to be purchased.

Speaking at the time, the cash-rich company which has production assets off Turkmenistan, said the programme offers "an efficient route to return surplus cash resources to shareholders" and "will not impact upon the group's ability to grow production organically to reach its stated production targets".


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Director name: Mr David Cotterell
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Dragon Oil (DGO)
Director name: Mr Abdul-Jaleel Al-Khalifa
Amount purchased: 3,527 @ 525.09p
Value: £18,520

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BRSC Market Data

Currency UK Pounds
Share Price 1,712.00p
Change Today -28.00p
% Change -1.61 %
52 Week High 1,742.00p
52 Week Low 1,290.00p
Volume 80,804
Shares Issued 48.83m
Market Cap £835.97m

BRSC Star Ratings

Compare performance with the sector and the market.
more star ratings
Key: vs Market vs Sector
Value
74.28% below the market average74.28% below the market average74.28% below the market average74.28% below the market average74.28% below the market average
91.1% below the sector average91.1% below the sector average91.1% below the sector average91.1% below the sector average91.1% below the sector average
Price Trend
77.93% above the market average77.93% above the market average77.93% above the market average77.93% above the market average77.93% above the market average
95.10% above the sector average95.10% above the sector average95.10% above the sector average95.10% above the sector average95.10% above the sector average
Income
53.89% below the market average53.89% below the market average53.89% below the market average53.89% below the market average53.89% below the market average
36.68% below the sector average36.68% below the sector average36.68% below the sector average36.68% below the sector average36.68% below the sector average
Growth
68.43% above the market average68.43% above the market average68.43% above the market average68.43% above the market average68.43% above the market average
68.86% above the sector average68.86% above the sector average68.86% above the sector average68.86% above the sector average68.86% above the sector average

BRSC Dividends

  Latest Previous
  Interim Final
Ex-Div 14-Nov-19 16-May-19
Paid 03-Dec-19 12-Jun-19
Amount 12.80p 19.20p

Trades for 27-Jan-2020

Time Volume / Share Price
16:35 1,798 @ 1,712.00p
16:29 578 @ 1,717.60p
16:28 97 @ 1,716.00p
16:26 570 @ 1,714.00p
16:26 309 @ 1,714.00p

BRSC Key Personnel

Chair Nicholas Fry

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