How to buy Murray Income Trust shares

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Murray Income Trust Plc (MUT) is a leading asset management business based in the UK. Murray Income Trust is listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE). All prices are listed in pence sterling.

How to buy shares in Murray Income Trust

  1. Choose a platform. If you're a beginner, our share-dealing table below can help you choose.
  2. Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search the platform for stock code: MUT in this case.
  5. Research Murray Income Trust shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Murray Income Trust shares. It's that simple.
The whole process can take as little as 15 minutes.

Murray Income Trust share price

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Murray Income Trust shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-01-24.
52-week range530.0048p - 896.7835p
50-day moving average 828.1715p
200-day moving average 780.0887p
PE ratio 3.8889
Dividend yield 0.35p (4.61%)
Earnings per share (TTM) 212.4p
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Share dealing platform comparison

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Name Product Price per trade Frequent trader rate Platform fees Brand description
Fineco
£2.95
£2.95
Zero platform fee
Your first 100 trades are free with Fineco, T&Cs apply.
Fineco Bank is good for share traders and investors looking for a complete platform and wide offer. Capital at risk.
eToro Free Stocks
0% commission, no markup, no ticket fee, no management fee
N/A
Withdrawal fee & GDP to USD deposit conversion
Capital at risk. 0% commission but other fees may apply.
IG
0% commission on US shares, and £3 on UK shares
From £5
£0 - £24 per quarter
IG is good for experienced traders, and offers learning resources for beginners, all with wide access to shares, ETFs and funds. Capital at risk.
Hargreaves Lansdown Fund and Share Account
£11.95
£5.95
No fees
Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK's number one platform for private investors, with the depth of features you'd expect from an established platform. Capital at risk.
Degiro Share Dealing
£1.75 + 0.022% (max £5.00)
£1.75 + 0.022% (max £5.00)
Portfolio transfer fees (in & out)
Degiro is widely seen as one of the best low-cost share brokers, for people who are looking to trade regularly. Capital at risk.
Interactive Investor
From £7.99 on the Investor Service Plan
From £7.99 on the Investor Service Plan
No transfer fees or exit fees. £9.99 a month on the Investor Service Plan
Open an ISA, Trading Account or SIPP you will get £100 of free trades to buy or sell any investment (new customers only).
Interactive Investor offers everything most investors need. Its flat fees makes it pricey for small portfolios, but cheap for big ones. Capital at risk.
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Name Product Minimum deposit Maximum annual fee Price per trade Brand description
Interactive Investor stocks and shares ISA
Any lump sum or £25 a month
£119.88
£7.99
Interactive Investor offers everything most investors need. Its flat fees makes it pricey for small portfolios, but cheap for big ones. Capital at risk.
Moneyfarm stocks and shares ISA
£1500
0.75%
£0
Moneyfarm helps you meet your investment goals with fully-managed portfolios designed around you. Capital at risk.
Hargreaves Lansdown stocks and shares ISA
£100
0.45%
£11.95
Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK's biggest wealth manager. It's got everything you'll need, from beginners to experienced investors. Capital at risk.
Nutmeg stocks and shares ISA
£100
0.75%
£0
Nutmeg offers three types of portfolios. Choose the one that goes with your investment style. Capital at risk.
Saxo Markets stocks and shares ISA
No minimum deposit requirement
0.12%
£8.00
Saxo Markets offers a wide access to a range of stocks, ETFs and funds. Capital at risk.
AJ Bell stocks and shares ISA
£500
0.25%
£9.95
AJ Bell is a good all-rounder for people who to choose between shares, funds, ISAs and pensions. Capital at risk.
Fidelity stocks and shares ISA
£1000 or a regular savings plan from £50
0.35%
£10.00
Fidelity is another good all-rounder, offering a good package at a decent price. Not suited for trading shares. Capital at risk.
Legal & General stocks and shares ISA
Legal & General stocks and shares ISA
£100 or £20 a month
0.61%
N/A
Legal & General is a big financial services company which offers insurance, lifetime mortgage, pensions and stocks and shares ISAs. Capital at risk.
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Name Product Minimum investment Choose from Annual fee Brand description
Interactive Investor Pension
Any lump sum or £25 a month
Over 3,000 funds
£10/month
interactive investor is a flat-fee platform, which makes it cost effective for larger portfolios. Capital at risk.
Moneyfarm Pension
£1,500 (initial investment)
7 funds
0.35%-0.75%
Moneyfarm has pensions that are matched against your risk appetite, goals and planned retirement date. Capital at risk.
AJ Bell Pension
£1,000
Over 2,000 funds
0.05-0.25%
AJ Bell has two different pension options, a self managed pension and one that is managed for you. Capital at risk.
PensionBee Pension
No minimum
7 funds
0.5% - 0.95%
Pension Bee is a newbie in the pension market. It helps consolidate your pension plans into one place. Capital at risk.
Hargreaves Lansdown Pension
£100 or £25 a month
2,500 funds
0-0.45%
Hargreaves Lansdown is the UK's biggest wealth manager. It's got three different retirement options. Capital at risk.
Saxo Markets Pension
Saxo Markets Pension
£10
Over 11,000 funds
No annual fee
Saxo Markets gives flexibility and control over your investment strategy. Capital at risk.
Penfold
Penfold
No minimum
4 portfolios
0.75-0.88%
Moneybox Pension
£1
3 funds
0.15% - 0.45% charged monthly
Manage your money with an easy-to-use Moneybox app. Capital at risk.
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Is it a good time to buy Murray Income Trust stock?

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Is Murray Income Trust under- or over-valued?

Valuing Murray Income Trust stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Murray Income Trust's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

Murray Income Trust's P/E ratio

Murray Income Trust's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 4x. In other words, Murray Income Trust shares trade at around 4x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the FTSE 250 at the end of September 2019 (19.71). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

Murray Income Trust financials

Revenue TTM £145.3 million
Operating margin TTM 97.44%
Gross profit TTM £47.7 million
Return on assets TTM 14.31%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin 96.66%
Book value 9.484p
Market capitalisation £546.1 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Murray Income Trust's environmental, social and governance track record

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Murray Income Trust.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

Murray Income Trust's total ESG risk score

Total ESG risk: 28.37

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Murray Income Trust's overall score of 28.37 (as at 01/01/2019) is excellent – landing it in it in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Murray Income Trust is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

Murray Income Trust's environmental score

Environmental score: 13.82/100

Murray Income Trust's environmental score of 13.82 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Murray Income Trust is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Murray Income Trust's social score

Social score: 16.93/100

Murray Income Trust's social score of 16.93 puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Murray Income Trust is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

Murray Income Trust's governance score

Governance score: 12.28/100

Murray Income Trust's governance score puts it squarely in the 9th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Murray Income Trust is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary

Murray Income Trust Plc was last rated for ESG on: 2019-01-01.

Total ESG score 28.37
Total ESG percentile 9
Environmental score 13.82
Environmental score percentile 9
Social score 16.93
Social score percentile 9
Governance score 12.28
Governance score percentile 9

Murray Income Trust share dividends

We're not expecting Murray Income Trust to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.

Murray Income Trust share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Murray Income Trust's shares have ranged in value from as little as 530.0048p up to 896.7835p. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

MUT.LSE volatility(beta: 0.66)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (LSE average) beta is 1, while Murray Income Trust's is 0.6586. This would suggest that Murray Income Trust's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

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Murray Income Trust overview

Murray Income Trust PLC is a closed ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by Aberdeen Fund Managers Limited. It is co-managed by Aberdeen Asset Managers Limited. The fund invests in the public equity markets of the United Kingdom. It seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. The fund primarily invests in dividend paying growth stocks of large-cap companies. It employs fundamental analysis with a combination of bottom-up and top-down stock picking approaches, focusing on such factors as good management, strong cash flow, and a sound balance sheet to build its portfolio. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the FTSE All-Share Index. Murray Income Trust PLC was formed in 1923 and is domiciled in the United Kingdom.

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