JPMorgan American Investment Trust plc is a close-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by JPMorgan Funds Limited.
Share Price & News
How has JPMorgan American Investment Trust's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: JAM's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.
7 Day Return
GB Capital Markets
1 Year Return
GB Capital Markets
Return vs Industry: JAM underperformed the UK Capital Markets industry which returned 9.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: JAM exceeded the UK Market which returned -12.5% over the past year.
Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is JPMorgan American Investment Trust's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
Is JPMorgan American Investment Trust undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: JAM (£4.67) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£7.83)
Significantly Below Fair Value: JAM is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: JAM is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.2x) compared to the Capital Markets industry average (15.4x).
PE vs Market: JAM is good value based on its PE Ratio (5.2x) compared to the UK market (14.7x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate JAM's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: JAM is good value based on its PB Ratio (0.9x) compared to the GB Capital Markets industry average (1.6x).
How is JPMorgan American Investment Trust forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?
Forecasted Diversified Financials industry annual growth in earnings
In this section we usually present revenue and earnings growth projections based on the consensus estimates of professional analysts to help investors understand the company’s ability to generate profit. But as JPMorgan American Investment Trust has not provided enough past data and has no analyst forecast, its future earnings cannot be reliably calculated by extrapolating past data or using analyst predictions.
This is quite a rare situation as 97% of companies covered by SimplyWall St do have past financial data.
How has JPMorgan American Investment Trust performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: JAM has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: JAM's current net profit margins (97.8%) are higher than last year (24.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: JAM's earnings have declined by -1.5% per year over the past 5 years.
Accelerating Growth: JAM's earnings growth over the past year (4608.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (-1.5% per year).
Earnings vs Industry: JAM earnings growth over the past year (4608.3%) exceeded the Capital Markets industry 16.4%.
Return on Equity
High ROE: JAM's Return on Equity (18.3%) is considered low.
How is JPMorgan American Investment Trust's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: JAM's short term assets (£9.2M) exceed its short term liabilities (£290.0K).
Long Term Liabilities: JAM's short term assets (£9.2M) do not cover its long term liabilities (£38.7M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: JAM's debt to equity ratio (3.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: JAM's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 10% to 3.7% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: JAM's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (39.4%).
Interest Coverage: JAM's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (734.7x coverage).
What is JPMorgan American Investment Trust's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: JAM's dividend (1.39%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (2.03%).
High Dividend: JAM's dividend (1.39%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (5.68%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: JAM's dividend payments have been volatile in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: JAM's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its low payout ratio (7.2%), JAM's dividend payments are thoroughly covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to determine if a dividend will be paid in 3 years and that it will be covered by earnings.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average board tenure
JPMorgan American Investment Trust has no CEO, or we have no data on them.
|Independent Non-Executive Director||8yrs||UK£28.33k||0.022% £214.8k|
|Non-Executive Director||14.83yrs||UK£25.00k||no data|
|Independent Non-Executive Director||8yrs||UK£25.00k||0.0039% £37.3k|
Experienced Board: JAM's board of directors are considered experienced (8 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: JAM insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
JPMorgan American Investment Trust plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: JPMorgan American Investment Trust plc
- Ticker: JAM
- Exchange: LSE
- Founded: 1881
- Industry: Asset Management and Custody Banks
- Sector: Diversified Financials
- Market Cap: UK£958.702m
- Shares outstanding: 205.51m
- Website: https://am.jpmorgan.com/gb/en/asset-management/gim/adv/products/d/jpmorgan-american-investment-trust-plc-ordinary-shares-gb00bkzgvh64
- JPMorgan American Investment Trust plc
- 20 Finsbury Street
- Finsbury Dials
- Greater London
- EC2Y 9AQ
- United Kingdom
|Ticker||Exchange||Primary Security||Security Type||Country||Currency||Listed on|
|JAM||LSE (London Stock Exchange)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Jan 1992|
|JFAI.F||OTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)||Yes||Ordinary Shares||US||USD||Jan 1992|
|JAML||BATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')||Yes||Ordinary Shares||GB||GBP||Jan 1992|
JPMorgan American Investment Trust plc is a close-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by JPMorgan Funds Limited. It is co-managed by JPMorgan Asset Management (UK) Limited. The fund invests in public equity markets of the United States. It seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating across diversified sectors. The fund primarily invests in stocks of large cap companies. It employs fundamental analysis with a bottom-up stock picking approach to create its portfolio. The fund benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against the S&P 500 Net Index. It was formerly known as JP Morgan Fleming American Investment Trust. JPMorgan American Investment Trust plc was formed on December 25, 1881 and is domiciled in the United Kingdom.
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2020/05/31 08:56|
|End of Day Share Price||2020/05/29 00:00|
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