Benchmark Holdings PLC (LON:BMK) insider Peter George acquired 1,000,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, September 13th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 47 ($0.61) per share, with a total value of £470,000 ($614,138.25).

LON BMK opened at GBX 48 ($0.63) on Thursday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.44, a current ratio of 2.37 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 24.41. The company has a fifty day moving average of GBX 45.40 and a two-hundred day moving average of GBX 46.52. The firm has a market capitalization of $268.01 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of -14.55. Benchmark Holdings PLC has a 52 week low of GBX 35.55 ($0.46) and a 52 week high of GBX 64 ($0.84).

Separately, Numis Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Benchmark in a research note on Wednesday, June 5th.

Benchmark Company Profile

Benchmark Holdings plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides technical services, products, and specialist knowledge for the development of food and farming industries worldwide. The company operates through Animal Health, Benchmark Genetics, Advanced Animal Nutrition, and All Other segments. The Animal Health segment provides veterinary and environmental diagnostics services, and animal health products to aquaculture, as well as manufactures licensed veterinary vaccines and components.

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