Wilmington PLC (LON:WIL) has been assigned an average rating of “Buy” from the seven brokerages that are covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 260 ($3.39).
Several research firms recently issued reports on WIL. Numis Securities reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Wilmington in a report on Wednesday. Shore Capital reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Wilmington in a report on Wednesday. Canaccord Genuity lowered their price objective on Wilmington from GBX 300 ($3.91) to GBX 260 ($3.39) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, July 6th. Finally, Peel Hunt reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Wilmington in a report on Tuesday, July 3rd.
WIL stock traded up GBX 0.30 ($0.00) during trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 180.80 ($2.36). The stock had a trading volume of 22,600 shares, compared to its average volume of 234,456. Wilmington has a twelve month low of GBX 209.25 ($2.73) and a twelve month high of GBX 284 ($3.70).
The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 16th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 18th will be paid a GBX 4.80 ($0.06) dividend. This represents a yield of 2.61%. This is a positive change from Wilmington’s previous dividend of $4.00. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 18th.
Wilmington Company Profile
Wilmington plc provides information, education, and networking services to professional markets worldwide. Its Risk & Compliance segment provides regulatory and compliance training and information, market intelligence, and analysis services. This segment serves international financial services and insurance markets, as well as the United Kingdom pensions industry, and risk and compliance officers.
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