PZ Cussons plc (LON:PZC) insider Richard J. Harvey acquired 3,413 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 30th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 363 ($4.74) per share, with a total value of £12,389.19 ($16,171.77).

Shares of PZ Cussons plc (LON:PZC) opened at 366.70 on Wednesday. PZ Cussons plc has a one year low of GBX 240.70 and a one year high of GBX 374.00. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 1.53 billion. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 349.40 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 330.81.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, October 6th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 11th will be paid a GBX 5.50 ($0.07) dividend. This is a boost from PZ Cussons plc’s previous dividend of $2.61. This represents a dividend yield of 1.7%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 11th.

Several analysts have recently weighed in on the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 330 ($4.31) price objective on shares of PZ Cussons plc in a report on Wednesday, July 27th. HSBC upped their price objective on PZ Cussons plc from GBX 300 ($3.92) to GBX 322 ($4.20) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, June 10th. Shore Capital restated a “hold” rating on shares of PZ Cussons plc in a report on Thursday, June 9th. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd upgraded PZ Cussons plc to a “hold” rating and set a GBX 296 ($3.86) price objective for the company in a report on Friday, June 10th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 329.67 ($4.30).

PZ Cussons plc Company Profile

PZ Cussons Plc is a United Kingdom-based consumer products company. The Company’s personal care products include bar soap, liquid hand wash, shower gel, skincare and hair care. The Company’s home care consists of fabric care, which includes products, such as laundry soap and branded bulk and packaged washing powder, and dish care, which includes its Morning Fresh brand.

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