SThree plc to Issue Dividend of GBX 3 (LON:STEM)

SThree plc (LON:STEM) declared a dividend on Monday, July 19th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, November 4th will be given a dividend of GBX 3 ($0.04) per share on Friday, December 3rd. This represents a yield of 0.66%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 4th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

LON STEM opened at GBX 460 ($6.01) on Wednesday. The company has a quick ratio of 1.56, a current ratio of 1.60 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 27.99. The firm has a market cap of £613.89 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 36.64. The stock has a fifty day moving average of GBX 445.64. SThree has a 52-week low of GBX 228.50 ($2.99) and a 52-week high of GBX 479.50 ($6.26).

A number of equities analysts have recently commented on STEM shares. Numis Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 400 ($5.23) price objective on shares of SThree in a report on Monday, June 14th. Credit Suisse Group boosted their target price on shares of SThree from GBX 400 ($5.23) to GBX 495 ($6.47) and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Tuesday, June 15th. Finally, Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 570 ($7.45) target price on shares of SThree in a research note on Monday, June 14th.

In other SThree news, insider Andrew Beach purchased 4,374 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, July 20th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 454 ($5.93) per share, for a total transaction of £19,857.96 ($25,944.55).

About SThree

SThree plc provides specialist contract and permanent staffing services for technology, engineering, life sciences, banking and finance, and other sectors. It offers permanent, contract, project, retained, and executive search recruitment solutions, as well as support and mobility services. The company provides its services under the Computer Futures, Progressive, Huxley, Real Staffing Group, Global Enterprise Partners, JP Gray, Madison Black, Newington International, and Orgtel brands.

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