Auto Trader Group PLC (AUTO) Plans GBX 2.10 Dividend

Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO) declared a dividend on Thursday, November 8th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 3rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.10 ($0.03) per share on Friday, January 25th. This represents a yield of 0.48%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 3rd. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

Shares of LON:AUTO traded up GBX 9.80 ($0.13) during trading hours on Thursday, hitting GBX 448.90 ($5.87). The stock had a trading volume of 3,144,637 shares, compared to its average volume of 5,830,000. Auto Trader Group has a 1-year low of GBX 313 ($4.09) and a 1-year high of GBX 445 ($5.81).

Several equities research analysts have commented on the stock. Peel Hunt restated an “add” rating on shares of Auto Trader Group in a research note on Thursday. Shore Capital reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Auto Trader Group in a research note on Thursday. Liberum Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Auto Trader Group in a research note on Thursday. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted their target price on shares of Auto Trader Group from GBX 326 ($4.26) to GBX 328 ($4.29) and gave the company an “underweight” rating in a research note on Friday, July 13th. Finally, Barclays lifted their target price on shares of Auto Trader Group from GBX 380 ($4.97) to GBX 395 ($5.16) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 16th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 414.26 ($5.41).

In other news, insider Trevor Mather sold 48,753 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, September 10th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 433 ($5.66), for a total transaction of £211,100.49 ($275,840.18).

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Auto Trader Group Company Profile

Auto Trader Group plc operates in the digital automotive marketplace in the United Kingdom and Ireland. It offers its products to retailers and home traders, and logistics firms; vehicle advertisement on its Websites for private sellers, as well as insurance and loan financing products to consumers; and display advertising on its Websites for manufacturers and their advertising agencies.

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Dividend History for Auto Trader Group (LON:AUTO)

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