Saga PLC (LON:SAGA) Announces Dividend of GBX 1.30

Saga PLC (LON:SAGA) declared a dividend on Thursday, September 19th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 10th will be given a dividend of GBX 1.30 ($0.02) per share on Friday, November 22nd. This represents a yield of 2.46%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 10th. This is a boost from Saga’s previous dividend of $1.00. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Saga stock opened at GBX 44.30 ($0.58) on Wednesday. The company has a market cap of $497.05 million and a PE ratio of -2.42. Saga has a 12 month low of GBX 31.78 ($0.42) and a 12 month high of GBX 141.20 ($1.85). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 72.23, a current ratio of 1.21 and a quick ratio of 0.40. The company has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 45.70 and a two-hundred day moving average price of GBX 53.49.

A number of equities research analysts recently weighed in on SAGA shares. Numis Securities restated an “under review” rating on shares of Saga in a research report on Thursday, June 13th. UBS Group restated a “neutral” rating on shares of Saga in a research report on Friday, September 20th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 60 ($0.78) price objective on shares of Saga in a research report on Monday, August 5th. Finally, Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating on shares of Saga in a research report on Friday, October 4th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Saga has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 99.20 ($1.30).

In other news, insider Eva Eisenschimmel acquired 22,924 shares of Saga stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, July 30th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 44 ($0.57) per share, for a total transaction of £10,086.56 ($13,179.88).

About Saga

Saga plc engages in insurance, travel, personal finance, healthcare, retirement villages, and media businesses in the United Kingdom. The company operates in three segments: Insurance, Travel, and Emerging Businesses and Central Costs. It offers car, caravan, motorhome, breakdown cover, home, landlord, holiday home, home emergency, pet, travel, boat, health, personal accident, and life insurance, as well as accidental death benefit products.

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