Assura PLC (LON:AGR) declared a dividend on Thursday, December 5th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, December 12th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.70 ($0.01) per share by the real estate investment trust on Wednesday, January 15th. This represents a yield of 0.91%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 12th. This is an increase from Assura’s previous dividend of $0.69. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
Shares of LON AGR opened at GBX 78.53 ($1.03) on Tuesday. The company has a market capitalization of $1.90 billion and a PE ratio of 23.10. The company has a quick ratio of 0.76, a current ratio of 0.79 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 58.74. Assura has a twelve month low of GBX 52.50 ($0.69) and a twelve month high of GBX 77.30 ($1.02). The firm has a fifty day simple moving average of GBX 74.13 and a 200 day simple moving average of GBX 68.90.
Several equities analysts recently weighed in on the stock. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 62 ($0.82) price target on shares of Assura in a research report on Tuesday, November 12th. Liberum Capital reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Assura in a research report on Friday. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Assura in a report on Tuesday, December 3rd. Barclays initiated coverage on shares of Assura in a research note on Tuesday, December 3rd. They issued an “overweight” rating and a GBX 81 ($1.07) target price for the company. Finally, Berenberg Bank began coverage on shares of Assura in a report on Friday, November 29th. They set a “hold” rating and a GBX 75 ($0.99) price objective on the stock. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 69.33 ($0.91).
Assura Company Profile
Assura plc, a constituent of the FTSE 250 and the EPRA* indices, is a UK REIT and long-term investor in and developer of primary care property. The company, headquartered in Warrington, works with GPs, health professionals and the NHS to create innovative property solutions in order to facilitate delivery of high-quality patient care in the community.
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