Seneca Global Income & Growth Trust (LON:SIGT) Shares Down 0.5%

Seneca Global Income & Growth Trust PLC (LON:SIGT) shares were down 0.5% during trading on Friday . The company traded as low as GBX 173.20 ($2.26) and last traded at GBX 173.20 ($2.26), approximately 8,000 shares traded hands during trading. A decline of 87% from the average daily volume of 60,253 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 174 ($2.27).

The company has a quick ratio of 0.27, a current ratio of 0.28 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 8.24. The company has a market capitalization of $86.31 million and a PE ratio of 13.28. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 175.85 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 159.78.

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 27th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 5th were given a dividend of GBX 1.68 ($0.02) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.96%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 5th. Seneca Global Income & Growth Trust’s payout ratio is 0.53%.

In other news, insider Richard A. M. Ramsay bought 17,388 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, October 11th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 172 ($2.25) per share, with a total value of £29,907.36 ($39,079.26).

Seneca Global Income & Growth Trust Company Profile (LON:SIGT)

Seneca Global Income & Growth Trust plc is a closed-ended multi-asset fund of funds launched and managed by Seneca Investment Managers Limited. The fund invests in the public equity and fixed income markets of United Kingdom. It focuses on investments across diversified sectors. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the 3 month LIBOR.

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