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Sprott Focus Trust (FUND)

U.S. Equity Funds - General Equity Funds

Data as of April 3, 2020
Market Price $4.71 (- $0.05)
NAV (April 3, 2020) $5.51 (- $0.10)
Premium / Discount -14.52% (+0.63%)
Fund Info
Inception March 1, 1988
Sponsor Sprott Asset Management
Website http://sprottfocustrus...
Phone 1-203-656-2430
Objective: Long-term growth of capital through disciplined value approach.
Capital & Leverage
Outstanding Shares 27,771,242
Total Assets (Reported: Dec. 31, 2019) $249M
Estimated Total Assets $153M
Net Assets $153M
Market Cap $131M
Purchases Turnover 29.48%
Sales Turnover 30.12%
Total Leverage 5.42%
Structural Leverage (out of total) 0.00%
Portfolio Leverage (out of total) 100.00%
Expense Ratio 1.11%
Non Lev Exp Ratio 1.11%
Rel Lev Cost %
Discount Data
Average Discount (3 Yr) -10.72%
Discount Low(3 Yr) -18.92%
Discount High(3 Yr) -6.96%
Discount Rel Range 36.82%
Comp Discount 1.60
Discount St Dev (1Yr) 1.42
Z-Stat (6mo) -1.99
Z-Stat (1Yr) -2.55
Z-Stat (3Yr) -2.46
Comp Z-Stat (6mo) -0.53
Comp Z-Stat (3Yr) -0.86
Distribution Data
Market Yield 9.77%
Income Yield 3.46%
Lev Adj NAV Yield 7.92%
Distribution Frequency Q
Current Distribution $0.116
Current Income $0.082
Ex-Date 3/12/20
Payable Date 3/27/20
Div Growth (3yr) 15.90%
Dividend Change -0.3% on 3/3/20
Expected Div 6/3/20
RoC (1yr) 0.00%
RoC (3yr) 4.64%
Volume & Liquidity
Average Daily $ (M) $328
Avg Volume 30 day 95,573
Avg Volume 90 day 69,583
Volume Trend 37.35%
Comp Volume Trend 2.57%
Correlation & Volatility
Price Correlation (1yr)
vs. S&P 500 (TR)
Price Correlation (1yr)
vs. CEFA's 12 Major CEF Sectors Index
Price Correlation (1yr)
vs. CEFA's US Equity Index
Most Correlated Peer (Mk Pr): RVT 97.0%
NAV - Price Correlation (30 d) 99.1%
NAV - Price Correlation (90 d) 99.7%
NAV - Price Correlation (1 Yr) 99.2%
Price St Dev (1Yr) 33.4%
NAV St Dev (1Yr) 31.5%
Earnings / Share (12/31/19) $0.021
Earn Coverage 18.21%
Earnings Trend Down
UNII / Share (12/31/19) $0.057
Rel UNII 34.83
UNII Trend Up
NAV Beta (2yr)
vs. S&P 500 (TR)
NAV Beta (2yr)
vs. CEFA's 12 Major CEF Sectors Index
NAV Beta (2yr)
vs. CEFA's US Equity Index


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