Wilmington PLC (LON:WIL) insider Martin William Howard Morgan bought 25,000 shares of Wilmington stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 21st. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 184 ($2.40) per share, for a total transaction of £46,000 ($59,919.24).

Shares of WIL stock opened at GBX 180.25 ($2.35) on Monday. Wilmington PLC has a 1 year low of GBX 209.25 ($2.73) and a 1 year high of GBX 284 ($3.70).

The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 16th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 18th will be given a dividend of GBX 4.80 ($0.06) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 2.61%. This is a positive change from Wilmington’s previous dividend of $4.00. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 18th.

WIL has been the topic of a number of research reports. Numis Securities reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Wilmington in a research report on Wednesday, September 12th. Peel Hunt reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Wilmington in a research report on Monday, June 4th. Canaccord Genuity reduced their target price on shares of Wilmington from GBX 300 ($3.91) to GBX 260 ($3.39) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, July 6th. Finally, Shore Capital reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Wilmington in a research report on Wednesday, September 5th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 288.33 ($3.76).

About Wilmington

Wilmington plc provides information, education, and networking services to professional markets worldwide. Its Risk & Compliance segment provides regulatory and compliance training and information, market intelligence, and analysis services. This segment serves international financial services and insurance markets, as well as the United Kingdom pensions industry, and risk and compliance officers.

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