|Bid||1,007.50 x 0|
|Ask||1,007.50 x 0|
|Day's Range||996.20 - 1,013.50|
|52 Week Range||897.80 - 1,153.00|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.02|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||36.00|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||0.48 (4.83%)|
|1y Target Est||1,321.29|
Neil Woodford ’s investment empire imploded on Tuesday as the UK’s best-known fund manager was fired from his flagship fund and he walked away from his remaining two investment vehicles. In an initially angry response, Mr Woodford said the decision by the administrator, Link Fund Solutions, was “one I cannot accept, nor believe is in the long-term interests [of investors]”. Should Neil Woodford repay his £8m fees on shut down fund?
British wealth manager St James's Place (SJP.L) beat forecasts for net inflows of client cash in a tough fourth quarter for global markets, sending its shares higher. While total assets fell 5 billion pounds on weaker market returns, net inflows hit 2.6 billion pounds as clients continued to seek its face-to-face advice on a range of services from pensions to investments and tax planning. "Against the particularly difficult market conditions that prevailed in the final quarter... I am pleased to report another good set of results that demonstrate the resilience of our business," Chief Executive Andrew Croft said in a statement.