Royce Micro-Cap Trust (NYSE: RMT) as of March 31, 2013

Royce Micro-Cap Trust (NYSE: RMT) as of March 31, 2013

  • Only micro-cap closed-end fund

  • Average weekly trading volume of approximately 281,000 shares

  • Fund's adviser has more than 35 years of small- and micro-cap investment experience


NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Royce Micro-Cap Trust (NYSE: RMT) :

Closing Prices March 31, 2013

NAV $ 12.04
MKT $ 10.70

Total Return Performance

Periods ended March 31, 2013

NAV

MKT

1 Month*

4.62

%

4.05

%

Year to Date*

11.40

14.62

One-Year

17.37

20.05

Three-Year Average Annual

12.78

14.41

Five-Year Average Annual

6.75

6.34

10-Year Average Annual

12.38

12.21

*Not annualized

Portfolio Diagnostics

Wtd Average Geometric Market Cap:

$377 million

Wtd. Average P/E Ratio:

17.9*

Wtd. Average P/B Ratio:

1.6x

Net Assets:

$353 million

Net Leverage:

6%

*Excludes 21% of portfolio holdings with zero or negative earnings as of3/31/13.

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. Integrated Electrical Services

1.8%

2. Kennedy-Wilson Holdings

1.6

3. Virtus Investment Partners

1.5

4. Seneca Foods Cl. B

1.3

5. Quaker Chemical Corp.

1.3

6. Tennant Company

1.3

7. Flexsteel Industries

1.2

8. Sapient Corp.

1.2

9. Raven Industries

1.1

10. America's Car-Mart

1.1

Top Five Sectors

% of Net Assets

1. Industrials

29%

2. Information Technology

24

3. Financials

19

4. Consumer Discretionary

12

5. Materials

8

Recent Developments

Royce Micro-Cap Trust, Inc. (NYSE-RMT) has declared a quarterly distribution of $0.13 per share on its Common Stock. The distribution, optionally payable in additional shares of Common Stock, or in cash by specific stockholder election, was paid on March 25, 2013 to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 6, 2013 (ex-dividend on March 4, 2013). The price of shares issued for reinvestment determined on March 13, 2013 was $10.60.

Royce Micro-Cap Trust, Inc. is a closed-end diversified investment company whose shares of Common Stock (RMT) are listed and traded on the New York Stock Exchange. The Fund's investment goal is long-term capital growth, which it seeks by investing primarily in equity securities of companies that, at the time of investment, have market capitalization of $750 million or less.

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



Royce Micro-Cap Trust, Inc.
John D. Diederich, 212-355-7311

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