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JPMorgan American Investment Trust

Executive Summary

JPMorgan American Investment Trust plc is a close-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by JPMorgan Funds Limited. More Details

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Snowflake Analysis

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 has not had significant price volatility in the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-2.8%

JAM

-2.6%

GB Capital Markets

-1.9%

GB Market


1 Year Return

14.1%

JAM

-0.9%

GB Capital Markets

-16.2%

GB Market

Return vs Industry: JAM exceeded the UK Capital Markets industry which returned 0.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: JAM exceeded the UK Market which returned -14.8% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

JAMIndustryMarket
7 Day-2.8%-2.6%-1.9%
30 Day5.0%-0.2%0.7%
90 Day5.1%-2.6%-4.8%
1 Year15.7%14.1%2.5%-0.9%-13.0%-16.2%
3 Year41.1%35.1%20.7%6.3%-9.4%-20.6%
5 Year100.6%86.8%60.8%31.5%13.5%-12.0%

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?


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Valuation

Is JPMorgan American Investment Trust undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

2.6%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: JAM (£5.23) is trading below our estimate of fair value (£5.37)

Significantly Below Fair Value: JAM is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: JAM is good value based on its PE Ratio (13x) compared to the GB Capital Markets industry average (17.1x).

PE vs Market: JAM is good value based on its PE Ratio (13x) compared to the UK market (18.2x).


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 (1x) compared to the GB Capital Markets industry average (1.3x).

Future Growth

How is JPMorgan American Investment Trust forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 0 analysts?

18.6%

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.

Past Performance

How has JPMorgan American Investment Trust performed over the past 5 years?

-1.3%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: JAM has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: JAM's current net profit margins (88.1%) are lower than last year (93.1%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: JAM's earnings have declined by 1.3% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: JAM's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.

Earnings vs Industry: JAM had negative earnings growth (-21.6%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Capital Markets industry average (0.9%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: JAM's Return on Equity (7.9%) is considered low.

Financial Health

How is JPMorgan American Investment Trust's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: JAM's short term assets (£43.0M) exceed its short term liabilities (£732.0K).

Long Term Liabilities: JAM's short term assets (£43.0M) do not cover its long term liabilities (£110.6M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: JAM's debt to equity ratio (10.4%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: JAM's debt to equity ratio has reduced from 10.6% to 10.4% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: JAM's debt is not well covered by operating cash flow (9.7%).

Interest Coverage: JAM's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (60.4x coverage).


Balance Sheet

Dividend

What is JPMorgan American Investment Trust current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

1.24%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: JAM's dividend (1.24%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (1.83%).

High Dividend: JAM's dividend (1.24%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the UK market (5.32%).


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 (16.2%), JAM's dividend payments are well 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.

Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

8.4yrs

Average board tenure


CEO

JPMorgan American Investment Trust has no CEO, or we have no data on them.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Sarah Bates
Chairman8.42yrsUK£37.50kno data
Simon Bragg
Independent Non-Executive Director8.42yrsUK£28.33k0.023%
£ 240.8k
Kate Bolsover
Non-Executive Director15.25yrsUK£25.00kno data
Alan Collins
Independent Non-Executive Director8.42yrsUK£25.00k0.0040%
£ 42.1k

8.4yrs

Average Tenure

62yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: JAM's board of directors are considered experienced (8.4 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: JAM insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

JPMorgan American Investment Trust plc's company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information


Location

  • JPMorgan American Investment Trust plc
  • 20 Finsbury Street
  • Finsbury Dials
  • London
  • Greater London
  • EC2Y 9AQ
  • United Kingdom

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
JAMLSE (London Stock Exchange)YesOrdinary SharesGBGBPJan 1992
JFAI.FOTCPK (Pink Sheets LLC)YesOrdinary SharesUSUSDJan 1992
JAMLBATS-CHIXE (BATS 'Chi-X Europe')YesOrdinary SharesGBGBPJan 1992

Biography

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 pu ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/10/21 20:42
End of Day Share Price2020/10/21 00:00
Earnings2020/06/30
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.