Cranswick plc (LON:CWK) to Issue GBX 16.70 Dividend

Cranswick plc (LON:CWK) declared a dividend on Tuesday, November 26th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 12th will be paid a dividend of GBX 16.70 ($0.22) per share on Friday, January 24th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.52%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 12th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Shares of CWK opened at GBX 3,210 ($41.94) on Wednesday. The firm’s 50 day moving average is GBX 3,200.36 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 2,835.10. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.67 billion and a PE ratio of 23.80. The company has a current ratio of 1.72, a quick ratio of 1.11 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.66. Cranswick has a 12 month low of GBX 2,340 ($30.58) and a 12 month high of GBX 3,420 ($44.69).

A number of brokerages recently issued reports on CWK. Shore Capital reissued a “house stock” rating on shares of Cranswick in a research note on Tuesday. Peel Hunt reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 3,000 ($39.20) price objective (up from GBX 2,900 ($37.89)) on shares of Cranswick in a research note on Monday. HSBC lifted their price objective on shares of Cranswick from GBX 2,780 ($36.33) to GBX 3,000 ($39.20) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday. Liberum Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Cranswick in a research note on Tuesday. Finally, Berenberg Bank reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 3,050 ($39.85) price objective on shares of Cranswick in a research note on Friday, September 6th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Cranswick currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 3,110 ($40.64).

In other news, insider Pamela Powell acquired 1,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 27th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 2,924 ($38.21) per share, with a total value of £29,240 ($38,207.24).

Cranswick Company Profile

Cranswick plc produces and supplies food products to grocery retailers, food service sector, and other food producers in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, and internationally. It offers fresh pork, gourmet bacon and gammon, fresh chicken, and prepared chicken and poultry products, as well as gourmet sausages, cooked meats, continental foods, handmade pastries, and British charcuteries.

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Dividend History for Cranswick (LON:CWK)

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