Assura (LON:AGR) Given Hold Rating at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt restated their hold rating on shares of Assura (LON:AGR) in a research note released on Tuesday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

LON:AGR opened at GBX 72.90 ($0.95) on Tuesday. Assura has a twelve month low of GBX 52.50 ($0.69) and a twelve month high of GBX 76 ($0.99). The company has a quick ratio of 0.39, a current ratio of 0.73 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 53.61. The business has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 73.24 and a two-hundred day moving average price of GBX 66.68. The company has a market cap of $1.76 billion and a P/E ratio of 20.83.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, October 16th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 12th were given a dividend of GBX 0.69 ($0.01) per share. This represents a yield of 0.97%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, September 12th. Assura’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is currently 0.86%.

In other Assura news, insider Jonathan Murphy sold 102,907 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, August 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 65 ($0.85), for a total transaction of £66,889.55 ($87,403.04). Also, insider Orla Ball sold 9,733 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, September 9th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 71 ($0.93), for a total value of £6,910.43 ($9,029.70).

Assura Company Profile

Assura plc, a constituent of the FTSE 250 and the EPRA* indices, is a UK REIT and long-term investor in and developer of primary care property. The company, headquartered in Warrington, works with GPs, health professionals and the NHS to create innovative property solutions in order to facilitate delivery of high-quality patient care in the community.

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