National Bank of Canada (TSE:NA) Director Raymond Bachand acquired 179 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 19th. The stock was acquired at an average price of C$69.75 per share, for a total transaction of C$12,485.25. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 1,944 shares of the company’s stock, valued at C$135,594.
Raymond Bachand also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Wednesday, August 21st, Raymond Bachand acquired 185 shares of National Bank of Canada stock. The stock was acquired at an average price of C$61.17 per share, for a total transaction of C$11,316.45.
Shares of NA stock traded down C$0.01 during trading hours on Tuesday, hitting C$69.81. The stock had a trading volume of 194,838 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,149,862. National Bank of Canada has a one year low of C$54.37 and a one year high of C$69.97. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is C$67.54 and its two-hundred day moving average price is C$64.02. The stock has a market capitalization of $23.33 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.28.
The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Friday, November 1st. Stockholders of record on Monday, September 30th were issued a $0.68 dividend. This represents a $2.72 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.90%. National Bank of Canada’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 42.00%.
Several equities analysts have recently commented on the company. Desjardins boosted their price objective on National Bank of Canada from C$64.00 to C$68.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Tuesday, November 5th. Eight Capital boosted their price objective on National Bank of Canada from C$63.00 to C$66.00 in a research report on Wednesday, September 4th. TD Securities boosted their price objective on National Bank of Canada from C$64.00 to C$65.00 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 29th. CSFB downgraded National Bank of Canada from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating and lowered their price objective for the company from C$64.00 to C$62.00 in a research report on Friday, September 6th. Finally, BMO Capital Markets lowered their price objective on National Bank of Canada from C$69.00 to C$66.00 in a research report on Thursday, August 29th.
About National Bank of Canada
National Bank of Canada provides various financial products and services to retail, commercial, corporate, and institutional clients in Canada and internationally. It operates through Personal and Commercial, Wealth Management, Financial Markets, and U.S. Specialty Finance and International segments.
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