Royce Value Trust (NYSE: RVT) as of January 31, 2016

Feb 22, 2016, 14:01 ET from Royce Value Trust

NEW YORK, Feb. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --



  • Oldest and largest small-cap closed-end fund
  • Average weekly trading volume of approximately 1,695,000 shares
  • Fund's adviser has more than 40 years of small- and micro-cap investment experience

Closing Prices – January 31, 2016






NAV  

$12.71


MKT  

$10.47





Total Return Performance                                  



Periods ended January 31, 2016        

NAV

MKT




One Month*                                                

-6.27%

-11.05%

Year-To-Date *                                                        

-6.27

-11.05

One-Year                                                                        

-9.56

-16.67

Three-Year Average Annual                                         

2.94

0.63

Five-Year Average Annual                                                 

3.77

2.96

Ten-Year Average Annual                                                     

3.63

1.54




*Not Annualized






Portfolio Diagnostics






Wtd. Average Geometric Mkt. Cap:            

$1,103 million


Wtd. Average P/E Ratio:                               

17.1*


Wtd. Average P/B Ratio:                                  

1.7x


Net Assets:                                               

$1,004 million


Net Leverage:                                      

0%








*The Fund's P/E ratio calculation excludes companies with zero or negative earnings.




Net leverage is the percentage, in excess of 100%, of the total value of equity type investments, divided by net assets.




Portfolio Composition









Top 10 Positions                               

                 % of Net Assets


1.      Coherent                                               

1.1


2.      MarketAxess Holdings                              

1.0


3.      Ash Grove Cement Co. Cl.B                       

1.0


4.      Nautilus                                                  

1.0


5.      Core-Mark Holding Co.                            

0.9


6.      Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers                        

0.9


7.      Forward Air Corp.                                   

0.9


8.      Reliance Steel & Aluminum                     

0.9


9.      Federated Investors Cl. B                           

0.9


10.    FLIR Systems                                         

0.9





Top 5 Sectors                                       

               % of Net Assets 


1.  Industrials                                         

29


2.  Information Technology                      

21


3.  Financials                                        

20


4.  Consumer Discretionary                    

13


5.  Materials                                           

8


 

Recent Developments
Royce Value Trust is a closed-end diversified management investment company whose shares of Common Stock (RVT) are listed and traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Its primary investment goal is long-term capital growth, which it seeks by investing at least 65% of its assets in equity securities primarily of small- and micro-cap companies.

Daily net asset values (NAVs) for Royce Value Trust are now available on our website and online through most ticker symbol lookup services and on broker terminals under the symbol XRVTX. For more information, please call The Royce Funds at (800) 221-4268 or visit our website at www.roycefunds.com.

An investor in Royce Value Trust should consider the Fund's investment goals, risks, fees, and expenses carefully before investing.

SOURCE Royce Value Trust



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