Dignity Plc (LON:DTY) announced a dividend on Wednesday, July 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 22nd will be given a dividend of GBX 7.85 ($0.10) per share on Friday, October 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.29%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 22nd. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

A number of analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Peel Hunt increased their target price on Dignity Plc from GBX 2,000 ($26.11) to GBX 2,400 ($31.33) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 27th. Investec increased their price objective on Dignity Plc from GBX 2,550 ($33.29) to GBX 2,795 ($36.48) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 27th. Beaufort Securities lowered Dignity Plc to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, July 28th. Berenberg Bank upgraded Dignity Plc to a “buy” rating and increased their price objective for the stock from GBX 2,400 ($31.33) to GBX 2,825 ($36.88) in a report on Friday, July 1st. Finally, Panmure Gordon lowered Dignity Plc to a “hold” rating and set a GBX 2,750 ($35.90) price objective for the company. in a report on Wednesday, July 27th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 2,669 ($34.84).

Dignity Plc (LON:DTY) opened at 2797.00 on Wednesday. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 1.38 billion. Dignity Plc has a 52-week low of GBX 2,182.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 2,870.00. The firm’s 50-day moving average is GBX 2,719.73 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 2,568.60.

In related news, insider Davies,Andrew sold 32,405 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, August 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 2,641 ($34.47), for a total value of £855,816.05 ($1,117,107.49).

Dignity Plc Company Profile

Dignity plc is a United Kingdom-based provider of funeral related services in the United Kingdom. The Company operates through three segments: funeral services, crematoria and pre-arranged funeral plans. The Company’s funeral services relate to the provision of funerals and ancillary items, such as memorials and floral tributes.

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