Auto Trader Group PLC Declares Dividend of GBX 2.40 (LON:AUTO)

Auto Trader Group PLC (LON:AUTO) announced a dividend on Thursday, November 7th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, January 2nd will be given a dividend of GBX 2.40 ($0.03) per share on Friday, January 24th. This represents a yield of 0.44%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 2nd. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

LON AUTO opened at GBX 535.20 ($6.99) on Friday. The business has a 50 day simple moving average of GBX 528.12 and a 200 day simple moving average of GBX 548.34. Auto Trader Group has a one year low of GBX 411.70 ($5.38) and a one year high of GBX 606.80 ($7.93). The stock has a market capitalization of $5.06 billion and a P/E ratio of 25.61. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 553.22, a current ratio of 0.94 and a quick ratio of 0.89.

Several research firms recently commented on AUTO. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 570 ($7.45) target price on shares of Auto Trader Group in a research note on Thursday. HSBC raised their target price on Auto Trader Group from GBX 465 ($6.08) to GBX 535 ($6.99) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Tuesday, October 29th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Auto Trader Group in a research note on Monday. Deutsche Bank reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Auto Trader Group in a research note on Friday. Finally, Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 570 ($7.45) target price on shares of Auto Trader Group in a research note on Thursday. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. Auto Trader Group currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 547.71 ($7.16).

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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