Amigo Holdings PLC (LON:AMGO) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Brokerages

Amigo Holdings PLC (LON:AMGO) has received an average rating of “Buy” from the six ratings firms that are covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12-month target price among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 216.25 ($2.83).

AMGO has been the subject of several analyst reports. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Amigo in a research report on Thursday. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reduced their price target on Amigo from GBX 250 ($3.27) to GBX 125 ($1.63) and set an “overweight” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, November 28th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada decreased their price target on Amigo from GBX 235 ($3.07) to GBX 225 ($2.94) and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, November 28th.

Shares of Amigo stock opened at GBX 60.60 ($0.79) on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $288.05 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 3.29. Amigo has a twelve month low of GBX 55 ($0.72) and a twelve month high of GBX 297.50 ($3.89). The company’s fifty day moving average is GBX 66.71 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 137.60. The company has a quick ratio of 22.32, a current ratio of 22.39 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 213.64.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, January 29th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, January 9th will be paid a GBX 3.10 ($0.04) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 4.77%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 9th. Amigo’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 0.33%.

In other Amigo news, insider Stephan Wilcke sold 1,506,156 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, November 29th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 63 ($0.82), for a total value of £948,878.28 ($1,239,877.54). Also, insider Richard Stanley Price bought 126,569 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, September 19th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 73 ($0.95) per share, for a total transaction of £92,395.37 ($120,730.92). Insiders bought 126,997 shares of company stock worth $9,269,497 in the last 90 days.

Amigo Company Profile

Amigo Holdings PLC, through its subsidiaries, provides guarantor loans to individuals in the United Kingdom. The company was founded in 2005 and is based in Bournemouth, the United Kingdom. Amigo Holdings PLC is a subsidiary of Richmond Group Limited.

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