Standard Life Equity Income Trust Plc (SLET) Plans Dividend Increase – GBX 4.90 Per Share
Standard Life Equity Income Trust Plc (LON:SLET) declared a dividend on Thursday, August 30th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, September 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 4.90 ($0.06) per share on Friday, September 28th. This represents a yield of 1.01%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 6th. This is a positive change from Standard Life Equity Income Trust’s previous dividend of $4.40. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
LON:SLET traded up GBX 0.07 ($0.00) during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching GBX 4.75 ($0.06). 64,517 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 69,656. Standard Life Equity Income Trust has a one year low of GBX 407.25 ($5.30) and a one year high of GBX 502 ($6.54).
In related news, insider Caroline Hitch purchased 5,000 shares of Standard Life Equity Income Trust stock in a transaction dated Friday, July 6th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 486 ($6.33) per share, for a total transaction of £24,300 ($31,652.99).
Standard Life Equity Income Trust plc is an investment company. The Company’s objective is to provide shareholders with an above average income from their equity investment while also providing real growth in capital and income. The Company invests in a portfolio, which includes quoted the United Kingdom equities that normally comprise between 50 and 70 individual equity holdings.
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