Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC) declared a dividend on Wednesday, December 5th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, January 24th will be given a dividend of GBX 3.80 ($0.05) per share on Wednesday, March 6th. This represents a yield of 2.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 24th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
SGC opened at GBX 171 ($2.23) on Thursday. Stagecoach Group has a twelve month low of GBX 124.40 ($1.63) and a twelve month high of GBX 217.60 ($2.84).
A number of research firms recently weighed in on SGC. UBS Group restated a “buy” rating on shares of Stagecoach Group in a research report on Wednesday. Liberum Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of Stagecoach Group in a research report on Wednesday. Finally, HSBC lowered their price target on shares of Stagecoach Group from GBX 190 ($2.48) to GBX 170 ($2.22) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, October 17th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 168.83 ($2.21).
About Stagecoach Group
Stagecoach Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides public transportation services in the United Kingdom, mainland Europe, the United States, and Canada. It operates through five segments: UK Bus (Regional Operations), megabus Europe, UK Bus (London), North America, and UK Rail. The company offers bus, coach, train, and tram services.
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