Helical Bar plc (LON:HLCL) insider Duncan Walker purchased 1,817 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, November 24th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 274 ($3.42) per share, for a total transaction of £4,978.58 ($6,220.11).
Helical Bar plc (LON:HLCL) opened at 287.75 on Friday. Helical Bar plc has a 12 month low of GBX 228.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 475.50. The company’s 50-day moving average is GBX 267.36 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 301.79. The company’s market cap is GBX 328.85 million.
The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 30th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 1st will be issued a GBX 2.40 ($0.03) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 1st. This represents a dividend yield of 0.83%. This is a positive change from Helical Bar plc’s previous dividend of $0.72.
A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on HLCL shares. JPMorgan Chase & Co. cut shares of Helical Bar plc to a “neutral” rating and cut their price target for the company from GBX 540 ($6.75) to GBX 320 ($4.00) in a report on Tuesday, September 6th. Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 481 ($6.01) price target on shares of Helical Bar plc in a report on Wednesday, October 12th. Finally, Peel Hunt reiterated an “add” rating on shares of Helical Bar plc in a report on Monday, November 7th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. Helical Bar plc has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 439.40 ($5.49).