Insider Buying: Henderson Group Plc (HGG) Insider Buys £149.82 in Stock
Henderson Group Plc (LON:HGG) insider Roger Thompson purchased 66 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 30th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 227 ($2.96) per share, with a total value of £149.82 ($195.56).
Henderson Group Plc (LON:HGG) opened at 256.80 on Thursday. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 239.58 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 242.37. Henderson Group Plc has a 12 month low of GBX 192.60 and a 12 month high of GBX 314.30. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 2.80 billion.
The firm also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 16th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 25th were paid a GBX 3.20 ($0.04) dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, August 25th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.44%.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on HGG shares. Royal Bank Of Canada downgraded shares of Henderson Group Plc to an “underperform” rating and cut their price target for the stock from GBX 270 ($3.52) to GBX 210 ($2.74) in a report on Wednesday, July 20th. Jefferies Group downgraded shares of Henderson Group Plc to an “underperform” rating and cut their price target for the stock from GBX 240 ($3.13) to GBX 172 ($2.25) in a report on Thursday, June 30th. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 270 ($3.52) price target on shares of Henderson Group Plc in a report on Monday. Numis Securities Ltd upped their price target on shares of Henderson Group Plc from GBX 225 ($2.94) to GBX 265 ($3.46) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Monday. Finally, BNP Paribas downgraded shares of Henderson Group Plc to a “neutral” rating and cut their price target for the stock from GBX 270 ($3.52) to GBX 240 ($3.13) in a report on Tuesday, June 14th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Henderson Group Plc presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 254.38 ($3.32).
About Henderson Group Plc
Henderson Group plc is an independent global asset manager, specializing in active investment. The Company is a client-focused global business with assets under management. The Company’s segments include UK, Americas, Australia and Other. It manages a range of actively managed investment products for institutional and retail investors, across over five capabilities, which include European equities, global equities, global fixed income, multi-asset and alternatives, including private equity and property.
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