Carr’s Group (LON:CARR) Trading Up 1.8%

Carr’s Group PLC (LON:CARR)’s stock price was up 1.8% on Friday . The company traded as high as GBX 142.25 ($1.86) and last traded at GBX 140 ($1.83), approximately 51,569 shares changed hands during trading. An increase of 199% from the average daily volume of 17,229 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 137.50 ($1.80).

Separately, Shore Capital restated a “hold” rating on shares of Carr’s Group in a report on Wednesday, July 17th.

The company has a current ratio of 1.55, a quick ratio of 1.01 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 42.73. The firm has a market cap of $128.72 million and a PE ratio of 11.67. The company’s 50-day moving average is GBX 142.17 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 149.71.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 29th will be given a GBX 1.13 ($0.01) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 29th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.74%. Carr’s Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 0.17%.

In other news, insider Christopher N. C. Holmes purchased 10,000 shares of Carr’s Group stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, August 19th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 136 ($1.78) per share, for a total transaction of £13,600 ($17,770.81).

Carr’s Group Company Profile (LON:CARR)

Carr's Group plc engages in the agriculture and engineering businesses in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company's Agriculture segment develops, manufactures, and distributes a range of livestock supplementation products; and various compound animal feeds for farming and rural communities.

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