Intertek Group plc (LON:ITRK) insider Lena Wilson purchased 400 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 21st. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 4,867 ($63.40) per share, with a total value of £19,468 ($25,358.86).

LON:ITRK opened at GBX 4,959 ($64.60) on Wednesday. Intertek Group plc has a fifty-two week low of GBX 3,826 ($49.84) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 5,470 ($71.25).

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 19th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 4th will be given a dividend of GBX 31.90 ($0.42) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 4th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.58%.

Several analysts have recently weighed in on ITRK shares. Shore Capital reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Intertek Group in a research note on Thursday, June 7th. UBS Group reissued a “neutral” rating on shares of Intertek Group in a research note on Wednesday, July 4th. Berenberg Bank increased their price target on shares of Intertek Group from GBX 4,700 ($61.22) to GBX 5,200 ($67.73) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 5th. Deutsche Bank reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Intertek Group in a research report on Monday, August 6th. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group increased their price objective on shares of Intertek Group from GBX 5,800 ($75.55) to GBX 6,050 ($78.81) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, August 6th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 5,273.64 ($68.69).

Intertek Group Company Profile

Intertek Group plc provides quality and safety solutions to various industries worldwide. It operates in three segments: Products, Trade, and Resources. The Products segment offers assurance, testing, inspection, and certification services (ATIC), including laboratory safety, quality and performance testing, second-party supplier auditing, sustainability analysis, products assurance, vendor compliance, process performance analysis, facility plant and equipment verification, and third party certification.

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