Games Workshop Group (LON:GAW) Hits New 1-Year High at $5,820.00

Shares of Games Workshop Group PLC (LON:GAW) reached a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Thursday . The stock traded as high as GBX 5,820 ($76.05) and last traded at GBX 5,760 ($75.26), with a volume of 8190 shares trading hands. The stock had previously closed at GBX 5,735 ($74.94).

Several analysts recently weighed in on the stock. Liberum Capital initiated coverage on shares of Games Workshop Group in a research note on Wednesday, September 18th. They issued a “buy” rating and a GBX 4,750 ($62.07) price objective on the stock. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Games Workshop Group in a research report on Wednesday, November 20th.

The firm’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 5,147.38 and its two-hundred day moving average price is GBX 4,784.20. The company has a market cap of $1.88 billion and a P/E ratio of 28.64.

The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, January 8th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 28th will be paid a dividend of GBX 35 ($0.46) per share. This represents a yield of 0.61%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 28th. Games Workshop Group’s dividend payout ratio is presently 0.67%.

In related news, insider Kevin Rountree purchased 107 shares of Games Workshop Group stock in a transaction on Friday, November 8th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 5,022 ($65.62) per share, for a total transaction of £5,373.54 ($7,021.48).

Games Workshop Group Company Profile (LON:GAW)

Games Workshop Group PLC, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, distributes, and retails miniature figures and games in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, North America, Australia, New Zealand, and Asia. The company offers games under the Warhammer: Age of Sigmar and Warhammer 40,000 names; Middle-earth battle games; book and box games; Blood Bowl and Necromunda standalone systems; and paint and tabletop miniatures support products.

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