AutoCanada Inc. (TSE:ACQ) Director Arlene Dickinson bought 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 30th. The shares were acquired at an average price of C$18.58 per share, with a total value of C$92,900.00.

AutoCanada Inc. (ACQ) traded down 1.56% during trading on Wednesday, reaching $18.29. 49,047 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. AutoCanada Inc. has a 12 month low of $17.82 and a 12 month high of $27.90. The company has a 50-day moving average of $21.67 and a 200 day moving average of $22.90. The stock’s market capitalization is $500.49 million.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, June 15th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 15th will be issued a $0.10 dividend. This represents a $0.40 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 2.15%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, May 26th.

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Several equities analysts have weighed in on the stock. Scotiabank restated a “sector perform” rating and set a C$22.00 target price on shares of AutoCanada in a report on Friday, March 31st. Royal Bank of Canada downgraded shares of AutoCanada from an “outperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating and raised their target price for the company from C$24.00 to C$26.00 in a report on Thursday, February 2nd. CIBC dropped their target price on shares of AutoCanada from C$20.00 to C$19.00 and set an “underperform” rating for the company in a report on Monday, May 8th. Finally, AltaCorp Capital restated an “outperform” rating on shares of AutoCanada in a report on Monday, March 20th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. AutoCanada currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of C$21.00.

About AutoCanada

AutoCanada Inc (AutoCanada) is a Canada-based multi-location automobile dealership company. The Company offers a diversified range of automotive products and services, including new vehicles, used vehicles, vehicle leasing, vehicle parts, vehicle maintenance and collision repair services, extended service contracts, vehicle protection products and other after-market products.

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