Ricardo plc (LON:RCDO) insider Laurie Bowen acquired 672 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 7th. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 726 ($9.49) per share, for a total transaction of £4,878.72 ($6,374.91).

Shares of RCDO opened at GBX 702 ($9.17) on Friday. Ricardo plc has a fifty-two week low of GBX 691 ($9.03) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 1,028.18 ($13.43).

Ricardo (LON:RCDO) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, September 13th. The company reported GBX 57.30 ($0.75) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of GBX 55.90 ($0.73) by GBX 1.40 ($0.02).

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 8th will be given a GBX 14.71 ($0.19) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 8th. This is a positive change from Ricardo’s previous dividend of $5.75. This represents a dividend yield of 1.72%.

Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Peel Hunt reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Ricardo in a research report on Thursday, September 13th. Liberum Capital reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,130 ($14.77) price objective on shares of Ricardo in a research report on Thursday, September 13th. Finally, Berenberg Bank reissued a “sell” rating and issued a GBX 680 ($8.89) price objective on shares of Ricardo in a research report on Thursday, September 6th.

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Ricardo Company Profile

Ricardo plc primarily provides engineering, technical, environmental, and strategic consultancy services for transportation original equipment manufacturers and operators, supply chain organizations, energy companies, financial institutions, and government agencies. The company operates through Technical Consulting and Performance Products segments.

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