YouGov plc (LON:YOU) Insider Alex McIntosh Buys 21 Shares

YouGov plc (LON:YOU) insider Alex McIntosh acquired 21 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, January 12th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 1,460 ($19.82) per share, with a total value of £306.60 ($416.18).

Shares of YouGov stock opened at GBX 1,440 ($19.55) on Friday. The stock has a market cap of £1.60 billion and a PE ratio of 139.81. The business has a fifty day simple moving average of GBX 1,479.72 and a 200-day simple moving average of GBX 1,342.65. The company has a quick ratio of 1.16, a current ratio of 1.23 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 11.79. YouGov plc has a 12 month low of GBX 930 ($12.62) and a 12 month high of GBX 1,600 ($21.72).

The firm also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Monday, December 13th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 2nd were given a GBX 6 ($0.08) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 0.46%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, December 2nd. This is a boost from YouGov’s previous dividend of $5.00. YouGov’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 0.49%.

YOU has been the topic of several analyst reports. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,480 ($20.09) target price on shares of YouGov in a research report on Tuesday, October 19th. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,480 ($20.09) target price on shares of YouGov in a research report on Tuesday, October 19th. Berenberg Bank lifted their price target on YouGov from GBX 1,500 ($20.36) to GBX 1,640 ($22.26) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, December 9th. Finally, Liberum Capital cut YouGov to a “hold” rating and lowered their price target for the company from GBX 1,455 ($19.75) to GBX 1,300 ($17.65) in a research report on Wednesday, November 3rd.

YouGov Company Profile

YouGov plc provides online market research services in the United Kingdom, the United States, Germany, the Nordic countries, the Middle East, Mainland Europe, and the Asia Pacific. It operates through three divisions: Data Products, Data Services, and Custom Research. The Data Products division offers syndicated data products, which are available to clients on a subscription basis.

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