Anglo American plc (LON:AAL) declared a dividend on Thursday, July 27th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.48 per share by the mining company on Friday, September 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 2.98%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 10th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

Shares of Anglo American plc (LON:AAL) opened at 1305.00 on Wednesday. The company has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1,109.70 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1,169.25. Anglo American plc has a 1-year low of GBX 765.10 and a 1-year high of GBX 1,529.01. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 16.87 billion.

Several brokerages have commented on AAL. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 1,700 ($22.14) price target on shares of Anglo American plc in a research note on Wednesday. Macquarie reiterated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 1,200 ($15.63) price target on shares of Anglo American plc in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st. HSBC Holdings plc restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 1,280 ($16.67) target price (up from GBX 1,250 ($16.28)) on shares of Anglo American plc in a research report on Monday, July 31st. Credit Suisse Group restated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 1,190 ($15.50) target price on shares of Anglo American plc in a research report on Friday, July 28th. Finally, Deutsche Bank AG restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 1,000 ($13.02) target price on shares of Anglo American plc in a research report on Friday, July 28th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 1,281.56 ($16.69).

In other Anglo American plc news, insider Mphu Ramatlapeng bought 283 shares of Anglo American plc stock in a transaction on Monday, June 26th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 982 ($12.79) per share, with a total value of £2,779.06 ($3,619.04). Also, insider John Parker bought 62,696 shares of Anglo American plc stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 30th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 1,057 ($13.76) per share, with a total value of £662,696.72 ($862,998.72). In the last three months, insiders acquired 63,007 shares of company stock valued at $66,578,196.

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About Anglo American plc

Anglo American plc is a mining company. The Company has a portfolio of mining operations and undeveloped resources with a focus on diamonds, copper, platinum group metals (PGMs), and bulk commodities and other minerals. Its segments include De Beers, Platinum, Copper, Nickel, Niobium and Phosphates, Iron Ore and Manganese, Coal, and Corporate and other.

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