Sophos Group PLC Announces Dividend of $0.02 (SOPH)

Sophos Group PLC (LON:SOPH) announced a dividend on Wednesday, November 7th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 15th will be given a dividend of $0.02 per share on Friday, December 14th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.35%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 15th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

Shares of LON SOPH traded down GBX 132.60 ($1.73) during trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 324 ($4.23). The stock had a trading volume of 11,133,470 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,150,000. Sophos Group has a 12 month low of GBX 258.70 ($3.38) and a 12 month high of GBX 675.62 ($8.83).

SOPH has been the subject of several research reports. Deutsche Bank restated a “buy” rating on shares of Sophos Group in a research report on Wednesday, September 12th. Shore Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of Sophos Group in a research report on Monday. Numis Securities upgraded shares of Sophos Group to an “add” rating in a research report on Monday, July 30th. UBS Group restated a “buy” rating on shares of Sophos Group in a research report on Friday, September 14th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group reduced their price target on shares of Sophos Group from GBX 750 ($9.80) to GBX 713 ($9.32) and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research report on Thursday, August 23rd. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Sophos Group currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 608.67 ($7.95).

In related news, insider Nick Bray sold 1,910 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, September 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 526 ($6.87), for a total transaction of £10,046.60 ($13,127.66).

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Sophos Group Company Profile

Sophos Group plc, through its subsidiaries, provides cloud-enabled end-user and network security solutions. The company offers XG Firewall, a next-generation firewall protection for network, users, and applications from new control center; SG UTM, a user interface to protect network and users; Secure Wi-Fi, a wireless access point; Secure Web Gateway for Web security; Secure Email Gateway solutions; and Phish Threat, an email phishing test simulation and training product.

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Dividend History for Sophos Group (LON:SOPH)

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