A number of other research firms have also weighed in on LRD. Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 400 ($5.22) target price on shares of Laird PLC in a report on Friday, July 29th. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an equal weight rating and set a GBX 350 ($4.57) target price on shares of Laird PLC in a report on Monday, July 18th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an overweight rating and issued a GBX 370 ($4.83) price target on shares of Laird PLC in a report on Thursday, August 18th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. Laird PLC presently has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 358.86 ($4.68).
Laird PLC (LON:LRD) opened at 316.10 on Thursday. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 853.79 million. The company has a 50-day moving average of GBX 311.63 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 332.84. Laird PLC has a 52 week low of GBX 272.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 385.90.
The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 2nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 3rd will be given a dividend of GBX 4.53 ($0.06) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 3rd. This represents a yield of 1.53%.
In other news, insider Wiklund,Kjersti purchased 2,600 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, August 5th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 324 ($4.23) per share, with a total value of £8,424 ($10,995.95). Also, insider Rachou,Nathalie purchased 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, August 1st. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 293 ($3.82) per share, with a total value of £14,650 ($19,122.83).
Laird PLC Company Profile
Laird PLC is a United Kingdom-based global technology company focused on providing systems, components and solutions that protects electronics from electromagnetic interference and heat, and that enable connectivity in various wireless applications and antenna systems. The Company operated through two segments: Wireless Systems and Performance Materials.
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