Shares of Dignity Plc (LON:DTY) have earned an average rating of “Hold” from the six analysts that are covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1 year target price among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 2,729 ($36.79).

A number of brokerages have recently issued reports on DTY. Numis Securities Ltd reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 2,750 ($37.08) price objective on shares of Dignity Plc in a research note on Friday, August 4th. Berenberg Bank reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 2,950 ($39.77) price objective on shares of Dignity Plc in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. Finally, Peel Hunt reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 2,400 ($32.36) price objective on shares of Dignity Plc in a research note on Wednesday, August 2nd.

In related news, insider Andrew Davies sold 4,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 2,534 ($34.16), for a total transaction of £101,360 ($136,659.03).

Shares of Dignity Plc (LON DTY) traded up 0.97% on Wednesday, reaching GBX 2188.00. 68,122 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Dignity Plc has a 52-week low of GBX 2,166.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 2,940.00. The stock’s market cap is GBX 1.09 billion. The firm’s 50-day moving average is GBX 2,329.24 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 2,449.44.

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 27th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 21st will be paid a GBX 8.64 ($0.12) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 21st. This represents a dividend yield of 0.36%.

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About Dignity Plc

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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