National Grid plc (LON:NG) insider Andrew Agg acquired 17 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, December 9th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 891 ($11.72) per share, with a total value of £151.47 ($199.25).
National Grid stock opened at GBX 890.70 ($11.72) on Wednesday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.64, a current ratio of 0.70 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 172.43. The company has a market capitalization of $31.00 billion and a PE ratio of 20.71. The firm has a fifty day simple moving average of GBX 896.72 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of GBX 858.73. National Grid plc has a twelve month low of GBX 8.90 ($0.12) and a twelve month high of GBX 926.70 ($12.19).
The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, January 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 28th will be paid a GBX 16.57 ($0.22) dividend. This represents a yield of 1.85%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 28th. National Grid’s dividend payout ratio is presently 1.12%.
About National Grid
National Grid plc transmits and distributes electricity and natural gas. It operates through UK Electricity Transmission, UK Gas Transmission, US Regulated, and National Grid Ventures and Other Activities segments. The UK Electricity Transmission segment owns and operates electricity transmission networks, which comprise approximately 7,200 kilometers of overhead lines; 1,560 kilometers of underground cables; and 346 substations in England and Wales, as well as Scottish electricity transmission systems.
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