Several other research analysts also recently commented on PZC. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed a neutral rating and issued a GBX 330 ($4.31) price objective on shares of PZ Cussons plc in a report on Wednesday, July 27th. HSBC raised their price objective on shares of PZ Cussons plc from GBX 300 ($3.92) to GBX 322 ($4.20) and gave the stock a hold rating in a report on Friday, June 10th. Numis Securities Ltd raised shares of PZ Cussons plc to a hold rating and set a GBX 296 ($3.86) price objective for the company in a report on Friday, June 10th. Finally, Canaccord Genuity downgraded shares of PZ Cussons plc to a hold rating and set a GBX 345 ($4.50) price objective for the company. in a report on Friday, June 3rd. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 329.67 ($4.30).
PZ Cussons plc (LON:PZC) opened at 371.60 on Wednesday. The company’s market cap is GBX 1.56 billion. The company’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 348.71 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 330.38. PZ Cussons plc has a 12-month low of GBX 240.70 and a 12-month high of GBX 374.00.
The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, October 6th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 11th will be given a dividend of GBX 5.50 ($0.07) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 11th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.7%. This is a boost from PZ Cussons plc’s previous dividend of $2.61.
In related news, insider Richard J. Harvey acquired 3,413 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 30th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 363 ($4.74) per share, for a total transaction of £12,389.19 ($16,171.77). Also, insider Silver,Caroline acquired 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 1st. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 333 ($4.35) per share, for a total transaction of £33,300 ($43,466.91).
PZ Cussons plc Company Profile
PZ Cussons Plc is a United Kingdom-based consumer products company. The Company’s personal care products include bar soap, liquid hand wash, shower gel, skincare and hair care. The Company’s home care consists of fabric care, which includes products, such as laundry soap and branded bulk and packaged washing powder, and dish care, which includes its Morning Fresh brand.
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