First Derivatives (LON:FDP) Shares Pass Below Two Hundred Day Moving Average of $0.00

First Derivatives plc (LON:FDP) crossed below its 200-day moving average during trading on Tuesday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $0.00 and traded as low as $2,565.00. First Derivatives shares last traded at $2,640.00, with a volume of 29,978 shares.

A number of analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Liberum Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of First Derivatives in a report on Monday, July 29th. Berenberg Bank raised their price target on shares of First Derivatives from GBX 2,100 ($27.44) to GBX 2,750 ($35.93) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, May 29th. Finally, Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of First Derivatives in a report on Tuesday, May 21st.

The company has a current ratio of 0.65, a quick ratio of 0.58 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 24.71. The business’s fifty day moving average is GBX 3,022.03. The company has a market cap of $700.26 million and a PE ratio of 55.11.

The business also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 19th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 20th were issued a GBX 19.30 ($0.25) dividend. This represents a yield of 0.61%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, June 20th. This is an increase from First Derivatives’s previous dividend of $7.70. First Derivatives’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 0.56%.

First Derivatives Company Profile (LON:FDP)

First Derivatives plc provides software and consulting services internationally. The company operates through Consulting and Software segments. It provides kdb+, an in-memory, time-series database. The company also designs, develops, implements, and supports a range of data and trading systems for front, middle, and back-office operations.

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