A.G. Barr plc (LON:BAG) insider Stuart Lorimer bought 24 shares of A.G. Barr plc stock in a transaction dated Friday, October 6th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 631 ($8.30) per share, with a total value of £151.44 ($199.11).
A.G. Barr plc (LON:BAG) opened at 622.50 on Wednesday. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 626.51 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 626.25. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 721.54 million. A.G. Barr plc has a 52 week low of GBX 469.40 and a 52 week high of GBX 663.00.
The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 20th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 5th will be given a GBX 3.71 ($0.05) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 5th. This represents a yield of 0.6%.
BAG has been the subject of a number of research reports. Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed an “add” rating and issued a GBX 675 ($8.87) target price on shares of A.G. Barr plc in a report on Tuesday, September 26th. Investec reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 680 ($8.94) target price on shares of A.G. Barr plc in a report on Wednesday, August 2nd. Whitman Howard reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 600 ($7.89) target price on shares of A.G. Barr plc in a report on Monday, June 19th. Societe Generale upped their target price on shares of A.G. Barr plc from GBX 630 ($8.28) to GBX 637 ($8.37) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 27th. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co upped their target price on shares of A.G. Barr plc from GBX 535 ($7.03) to GBX 580 ($7.63) and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Friday, July 7th. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 586.89 ($7.72).
A.G. Barr plc Company Profile
A.G. BARR p.l.c. is a United Kingdom-based company, which is involved in soft drinks business. The Company’s segments include carbonates, still drinks and water, and other. Its other segment includes Funkin cocktail solutions, vending machines, ice-cream and other soft drink related items, such as water cups.
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