Greencore Group plc (GNC) Plans Dividend of GBX 2.45
Greencore Group plc (LON:GNC) declared a dividend on Tuesday, May 21st, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 30th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.45 ($0.03) per share on Wednesday, July 3rd. This represents a yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 30th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.
Shares of GNC opened at GBX 221.10 ($2.89) on Wednesday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.34, a current ratio of 2.01 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 74.17. The stock has a market cap of $963.29 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 46.06. Greencore Group has a 12-month low of GBX 154.20 ($2.01) and a 12-month high of GBX 231.60 ($3.03).
A number of equities analysts have recently weighed in on GNC shares. Barclays boosted their price objective on shares of Greencore Group from GBX 190 ($2.48) to GBX 205 ($2.68) and gave the company an “underweight” rating in a research report on Wednesday. Peel Hunt reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Greencore Group in a research report on Tuesday. Shore Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Greencore Group in a research report on Tuesday. Numis Securities reissued an “add” rating on shares of Greencore Group in a research report on Thursday, May 16th. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Greencore Group in a research report on Tuesday, April 9th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. Greencore Group presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 218.13 ($2.85).
Greencore Group Company Profile
Greencore Group plc manufactures and sells various convenience food products primarily in the United Kingdom. The company provides sandwiches, sushi, salads, chilled ready meals, chilled soups and sauces, chilled quiche, ambient sauces and pickles, frozen Yorkshire puddings, cakes, and desserts. It also trades in Irish ingredients; and invests in properties.
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