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Foresight Solar Fund Limited LSE:FSFL London Ordinary Share JE00BD3QJR55 ORD NPV
  Price Change % Change Share Price Bid Price Offer Price High Price Low Price Open Price Shares Traded Last Trade
  0.50 0.46% 108.50 108.50 109.50 109.50 108.00 108.00 242,025 16:25:13
Industry Sector Turnover (m) Profit (m) EPS - Basic PE Ratio Market Cap (m)
Equity Investment Instruments 62.1 56.0 11.6 9.4 657

Foresight Solar Share Discussion Threads

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DateSubjectAuthorDiscuss
05/8/2019
07:23
Not holding these atm Https://investegate.co.uk/foresight-slr-fnd-ld--fsfl-/rns/completion-of--245-million-debt-refinancing/201908050700047270H/ "The new financing comprises a £170 million term loan facility, a £65 million revolving credit facility ("RCF") and a £10 million debt service reserve facility. The £170 million fully amortising term loan facility will expire in March 2036"
zero the hero
28/6/2019
11:35
Don't know, Steve, but sold all of mine to buy back in at a lower price. All of the Green Infrastructure funds seem toppy to me so am out of all of them except GORE.
a0002577
28/6/2019
05:11
BSIF had a good rise yesterday.. anyone know why..? I.e. was it specific to them or might we expect a bit more today?
steve73
06/3/2019
10:29
Released full year results this morning - quite creditable results Nav : 111.2 Dividend increase to 1.69 pence quarterly Next ex Div 10 May Next Payment : 24 May SP moved a little to 114.5 bid and 115 offer leaving it at a 3.5% (ish) premium to NAV which is well below the sector average and a yield of 5.9% (ish) which is close to the highest. Dividend is well covered and the NAV seems to have been arrived at with conservative assumptions. They do not seem to have gone through the same exercise as UKW and TRIG by extending the life of the assets (thereby increasing NAV) becasue they have already done it but there is still some upside here for FSFL. Currently I am not sure which is the better buy in this sector BSIF or FSFL so I am happily holding both but will buy more FSFL as and when finds are available.
a0002577
24/9/2018
16:07
So today FSFL got authority to place a lot of shares at the AGM. Will that knock the price? My guess is yes, so sold a tranche today (which was marked as a buy because my broker got a good price). Am bettng that either I can take part in the placing or I can buy them back for a lower price - we shall see.
a0002577
05/9/2018
10:43
I'm naturally suspicious about selling assets from Foresight Group to FSFL. It sounds good having exclusivity over the deal ;) I don't have a feel on whether it's a good deal but I'm sure it's good for the management fees ... Won't stop me holding though.
rustle2
04/9/2018
23:50
Thought Australia was a great next step to diversify into non reliance on subsidies but federal issues seem to make for uncertaimty there. The uk market is limited from here bar battery developments.
cyfran101
24/3/2018
20:22
Plenty to read in the AR: htTp://fsfl.foresightgroup.eu/media/703657/fsfl-annual-report-web-version.pdf
rambutan2
22/2/2018
07:52
Pretty good results published today. See https://www.investegate.co.uk/foresight-slr-fnd-ld/fsfl/foresight-solar-fund-limited---annual-financial---/20180222070018H0834/?fe=1&utm_source=FE%20Investegate%20Alerts&utm_medium=Email&utm_content=Announcement%20Alert%20Mail&utm_campaign=Foresight%20Slr%20Fnd%20Ld%20Alert Dividend rises with RPI to 6.58 pence next year. Forward yield is 6.20% NAV up "During the year, the Net Asset Value ("NAV") per Ordinary Share increased by 4.1 pence from 102.9 pence as at 31 December 2016 to 107.0 pence as at 31 December 2017.". so now trading at a discount. The discount rate is in line with the move by BSIF to 7% compared with TRIG which is 8%. I have enough so am not topping up.
a0002577
21/2/2018
08:00
Results out tomorrow. Wonder if they will keep the inflation link in their dividend policy.
a0002577
03/11/2017
08:04
Yes, Gateside, I do hold most of these at any one time though I may be out of one if it seems a bit toppy - so I am out of UKW at the moment. I do tend to trade in and out of them - particularly when they are about to raise more money - and tend to make an extra 3 to 6% on the trades. I particularly like JLEN, TRIG and FSFL and BSIF for an annual trade. It's peak dividend period is about the turn of the year and so I dive in in October (ish)and out again just after the turn of the year dividends. Amusingly and luckily this year I swapped EMP for BSIF on 16th August when both their share prices were 111.75. - purely for yield - EMP went down (a lot!) and BSIF went up. And I captured the 8th Sept dividend on BSIF as well. As you say with markets at all time highs, inflation linked yields of 6% or so are very attractive.
a0002577
02/11/2017
21:03
A0002577 I believe that you have all 6 of the Renewable Energy funds? I have held JLEN and TRIG since shortly after they floated. I like their mixture of Solar and Wind. Both also have interests in France with JLEN also having waste and waste water processing plants and TRIG having exposure to Ireland as well. Always felt that the extra diversification would mean that they would perform well. Though it would seem for some reason, that the 3 Funds which focus on just Solar have done better, and the sole wind company UKW has performed even better. Not sure why this is the case. Any thoughts? Anyhow I like the sector and last month added BSIF and today I bought FSFL Interesting that FSFL see growth by investing overseas in Australia, whereas BSIF, are staying put in the UK and on focusing on the southern England. The management for both seem to know what they are doing. I see NESF have moved into Italy this week, will be interesting to see which poses to be the best market overseas – Italy or Australia? For now NESF and UKW just remain on my watch list. With Markets at highs… investing in green energy with approximately a 6% dividend, paid quarterly, with limited risk to capital, is an attractive proposition. I see the sector doing well.
gateside
02/11/2017
18:42
I like it too, Gateside. Does introduce a currency risk though - and we are in interesting times with Brexit looming on the not too distant horizon. However, Australia has had a very long period of continuous growth so it's currency should/might strengthen
a0002577
02/11/2017
15:27
Like their expansion into Australia, which adds some extra diversification and keeps this low risk. Goes Ex-dividend next week.
gateside
09/3/2017
10:56
Had this from HL this morning....Foresight Solar Fund Ltd has announced its intention to raise in excess of £50 million by way of a Placing and Subscription Offer.The Subscription Offer opened on 3 March 2017 with our deadline expected to be noon 24 March 2017. The Offer price will be announced on 14 March 2017 and we will be contacting qualifying Shareholders confirming the full terms of the Subscription Offer shortly after this announcement.
pickledcabbage
23/8/2016
13:30
Recent interims presentation. hTTp://www.foresightgroup.eu/user_uploads/20160814%20fsfl%20june%202016%20-%20interim%20accounts%20-%20analyst%20presentation%20final.pdf
rambutan2
23/8/2016
09:17
To answer my own question in post 14 it seems to have been the Q2 recovery in power prices. For FSFL latest quoted figures are 0.75p change per share for 1% change in power prices as fund split between ROC payments and power purchase.
rustle2
02/8/2016
20:11
I have all six as well as two others Ventus (VEN) and Ventus 2 (VEN2) which happen to be the best yielders of the lot at over 8% tax free and trade at 20% below NAV - but they are not for the faint-hearted.
a0002577
02/8/2016
15:32
I have TRIG & JLENThey have both been rising too. Both yield 6% and are low risk.
gateside
02/8/2016
15:30
The Solar/Wind shares I follow BSIF, FSFL, UKW have all been on the rise recently but I struggle to see exactly why. Are they seen as safe havens amongst the uncertainty?
rustle2
04/4/2016
14:23
Clever - earnings enhancing - long term loan - well done Foresight http://uk.advfn.com/stock-market/london/foresight-solar-FSFL/share-news/Foresight-Slr-Fnd-Ld-Foresight-Solar-Fund-Limited/70960348
a0002577
19/3/2016
07:50
Agree with the above. I had a go at looking at the discount to NAV although tricky with all the differing div dates etc but FSFL does seem to offer the best value but it seems to consistently be at a higher discount and I can't see why. Unsure exactly how to value the wind shares against solar as they have different risks.
rustle2
18/3/2016
19:57
Of the 'infrastructure' shares (BSIF,NESF,FSFL,JLEN,TRIG,UKW)- this seems to offer best value at the moment even though BSIF offers a greater yield.
a0002577
09/3/2016
16:08
With a yield of over 6% these were looking cheap, hit by falling commodity and electricity prices, electricity prices in the UK are starting to firm as oil and gas prices increase, if that continues I expect further buying of these, very good income stock
nickelmer
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