KAZ Minerals PLC (LON:KAZ) insider Charles Watson bought 2,063 shares of KAZ Minerals stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 22nd. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 474 ($6.06) per share, for a total transaction of £9,778.62 ($12,499.83).

Shares of KAZ stock opened at GBX 458 ($5.85) on Friday. KAZ Minerals PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 413.10 ($5.28) and a 12-month high of GBX 974.20 ($12.45).

The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, October 3rd. Investors of record on Thursday, September 6th will be given a GBX 4.69 ($0.06) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 6th. This represents a yield of 0.84%.

Several equities research analysts have recently issued reports on the company. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 920 ($11.76) target price on shares of KAZ Minerals in a report on Thursday, June 7th. Citigroup reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,040 ($13.29) target price on shares of KAZ Minerals in a report on Monday, June 11th. BMO Capital Markets raised KAZ Minerals to an “outperform” rating and set a GBX 1,050 ($13.42) target price on the stock in a report on Thursday, June 28th. Deutsche Bank reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of KAZ Minerals in a report on Friday, July 27th. Finally, Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an “underweight” rating on shares of KAZ Minerals in a report on Friday, June 29th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the stock. KAZ Minerals has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 806.25 ($10.31).

About KAZ Minerals

KAZ Minerals PLC, together with its subsidiaries, engages in mining, processing, and sale of copper concentrates primarily in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. The company operates through Bozshakol, Aktogay, and East Region and Bozymchak segments. It operates the Bozshakol open pit mine in the Pavlodar region of Kazakhstan; Aktogay open pit mine located in eastern Kazakhstan; three underground mines and concentrators located in the eastern region of Kazakhstan; and the Bozymchak copper-gold open pit mine located in western Kyrgyzstan.

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