Mercantile Investment Trust (The) Plc Reports A 9.4% Revenue Increase In First Half Of The Current Financial Year

  • Mercantile Investment Trust (The) Plc (MRC) has announced its half-year report & accounts for the six months ended 31st July 2019.
  • The company’s revenue return in the first half of the current financial year increased by 9.4 per cent to 4.32 pence per share, from 3.95 pence per share for the corresponding period last year.
  • In the first-half the company achieved a return on net assets of 10.7 per cent as compared with the return of 5.2 per cent from the benchmark index.
  • On 9th October 2019, at the time of writing, GMT 12:31 PM, MRC shares were trading at GBX 203.50, down by 0.50 points or 0.24 per cent against the previous day closing price.