Anglo American plc (LON:AAL) insider Mark Cutifani bought 7 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, March 14th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 1,969 ($25.73) per share, for a total transaction of £137.83 ($180.10).

LON:AAL opened at GBX 1,939 ($25.34) on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $24.63 billion and a PE ratio of 7.08. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 30.44, a current ratio of 1.95 and a quick ratio of 1.25. Anglo American plc has a 52-week low of GBX 1,433.80 ($18.74) and a 52-week high of GBX 2,078.50 ($27.16).

The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 3rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.51 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.93%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 14th. This is an increase from Anglo American’s previous dividend of $0.49. Anglo American’s payout ratio is 0.28%.

Several brokerages have commented on AAL. Goldman Sachs Group decreased their target price on shares of Anglo American from GBX 2,250 ($29.40) to GBX 2,200 ($28.75) and set a “conviction-buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, January 18th. Liberum Capital restated a “sell” rating on shares of Anglo American in a research report on Tuesday, January 15th. HSBC boosted their target price on shares of Anglo American from GBX 2,100 ($27.44) to GBX 2,120 ($27.70) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, January 25th. Barclays boosted their target price on shares of Anglo American from GBX 1,800 ($23.52) to GBX 2,000 ($26.13) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, February 22nd. Finally, DZ Bank boosted their target price on shares of Anglo American from GBX 1,480 ($19.34) to GBX 1,570 ($20.51) and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, February 25th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating, seven have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 1,952.67 ($25.52).

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Anglo American Company Profile

Anglo American plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in exploring, mining, and processing various metals and minerals worldwide. The company explores for rough and polished diamonds, copper, platinum group metals, metallurgical and thermal coal, and iron; and nickel and manganese ores, as well as alloys.

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