Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB) insider Archie Bethel sold 13,466 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 19th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 480 ($6.27), for a total value of £64,636.80 ($84,459.43).
LON BAB traded up GBX 8.79 ($0.11) during trading on Friday, hitting GBX 436.79 ($5.71). 1,018,827 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 2,170,000. The company has a quick ratio of 0.72, a current ratio of 0.94 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 48.99. The company has a 50-day moving average of GBX 460.71. The firm has a market capitalization of $2.21 billion and a P/E ratio of 11.09. Babcock International Group PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 410.10 ($5.36) and a 12-month high of GBX 813.60 ($10.63).
The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 9th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 4th will be given a GBX 22.90 ($0.30) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 4th. This is a positive change from Babcock International Group’s previous dividend of $7.10. This represents a dividend yield of 4.86%. Babcock International Group’s dividend payout ratio is 0.76%.
About Babcock International Group
Babcock International Group PLC, together with its subsidiaries, provides engineering services for marine, land, aviation, and nuclear sectors in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company delivers through-life marine engineering services, including supporting naval fleets, commercial marine, engineering consultancy, weapons handling, equipment support, intelligence and cyber-security, and technical training to defense and civil customers.
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