Shares of Gamma Communications PLC (LON:GAMA) have received an average rating of “Buy” from the six brokerages that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating and five have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 1-year price objective among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 965.83 ($12.62).

A number of research firms recently issued reports on GAMA. Numis Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,080 ($14.11) price target on shares of Gamma Communications in a report on Tuesday. Barclays lifted their price target on Gamma Communications from GBX 1,000 ($13.07) to GBX 1,100 ($14.37) and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a report on Wednesday. Finally, Peel Hunt lifted their price target on Gamma Communications from GBX 920 ($12.02) to GBX 990 ($12.94) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday.

Shares of Gamma Communications stock traded up GBX 34 ($0.44) during trading on Friday, reaching GBX 958 ($12.52). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 28,942 shares, compared to its average volume of 61,573. The company has a quick ratio of 2.04, a current ratio of 2.17 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.62. Gamma Communications has a one year low of GBX 640 ($8.36) and a one year high of GBX 967.53 ($12.64). The stock has a market capitalization of $899.62 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 31.93.

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, June 20th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 30th will be given a GBX 6.20 ($0.08) dividend. This represents a yield of 0.68%. This is a positive change from Gamma Communications’s previous dividend of $3.10. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 30th. Gamma Communications’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 0.30%.

About Gamma Communications

Gamma Communications plc provides voice, data, and mobile services for the business market in the United Kingdom. Its voice services include hosted phone system, horizon call center, connect, PBX v hosted, SIP trunk, inbound, call and line, and SIP trunk call manager; and data services comprise broadband, fiber broadband, assured and converged broadband, fiber Ethernet, Ethernet in the first mile, fiber to the cabinet (FTTC) Ethernet, converged FTTC broadband, converged Ethernet, and converged private network services.

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