|Bid||799.00 x 0|
|Ask||801.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||799.00 - 823.50|
|52 Week Range||380.20 - 2,045.00|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.77|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||4.60|
|Earnings Date||Jul 25, 2017 - Jul 31, 2017|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.07 (0.83%)|
|1y Target Est||27.05|
Spending on credit cards in the U.K. reached an all-time high in July as Brits turned to plastic to pay. On another note, U.S. short-seller Muddy Waters is continuing its attacks on London’s Burford Capital. Yahoo Finance’s Oscar Williams-Grut and Julie Hyman discuss.
Burford Capital Limited (OTC: BRFRF) has requested that the U.K.’s High Court grant permission to make public the names of traders it believes “manipulated” its share price during a short attack in August. Litigation financier Burford Capital has offices in Guernsey, New York, Chicago and London, and its CEO and co-founder is Christopher Bogart. On Aug. 7, shares in Burford Capital plummeted to $8 after Muddy Waters took a short position in the stock, betting that the price would drop.
The following are the top stories on the business pages of British newspapers. Litigation financing company Burford Capital Ltd has launched action in the High Court seeking to obtain the identities of traders allegedly behind the manipulation of its shares during a recent short attack. French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire has accused the French state-owned company building Britain's new nuclear plant of "unacceptable" failings as he threatened sweeping change at the group and denounced cost overruns and delays in the construction of the Hinkley Point C nuclear reactor in Somerset and similar projects in Flamanville in Normandy and Olkiluoto in Finland.
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On June 3, U.K.’s most high-profile fund managers, Neil Woodford’s £3.75-billion ($4.55 billion) LF Woodford Equity Income Fund, was suspended as the fund manager struggled to free up cash to pay investors ...
Burford Capital , the litigation finance company targeted by short-seller Muddy Waters, has said it is changing its chief financial officer as "it is clear that investors would prefer an alternative CFO." Elizabeth O'Connell, the CFO who is married to Burford's CEO Christopher Bogart, will become chief strategy officer, while former Morgan Stanley Investment Banking vice chairman Jim Kilman will become CFO. The company also has begun a formal search to add two new independent directors and is pursuing a stock market listing in the U.S. by the end of the first quarter of 2020 or as soon as reasonably practicable thereafter.