Avon Protection (LON:AVON) Receives “Buy” Rating from Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Avon Protection (LON:AVONGet Rating) in a research note released on Tuesday morning, MarketBeat reports. The brokerage currently has a GBX 1,400 ($17.41) target price on the stock.

Separately, Numis Securities reiterated a hold rating and issued a GBX 1,100 ($13.68) target price on shares of Avon Protection in a research report on Thursday, February 9th.

Avon Protection Trading Down 4.1 %

Avon Protection stock opened at GBX 810 ($10.07) on Tuesday. Avon Protection has a fifty-two week low of GBX 732 ($9.10) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 1,250 ($15.55). The firm’s fifty day moving average price is GBX 932.73 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 1,004.49. The stock has a market cap of £245.11 million, a P/E ratio of -5,400.00, a PEG ratio of 1.85 and a beta of 0.43. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 36.82, a quick ratio of 0.85 and a current ratio of 2.34.

Avon Protection Cuts Dividend

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 8th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 10th will be given a dividend of $0.14 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 10th. This represents a yield of 1.19%. Avon Protection’s payout ratio is -24,666.67%.

Avon Protection Company Profile

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Avon Protection plc designs, manufactures, and sells chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear respiratory protection systems for military, law enforcement, and fire markets worldwide. It offers masks and filters with portfolio of respirators, filters, powered air, and supplied air and long term pedigree for military contracting and supplying chain; escape hoods; underwater rebreathers; and thermal image camera technology and self-contained breathing apparatus, as well as accessories.

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