Spectris plc (LON:SXS) declared a dividend on Tuesday, July 25th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, October 12th will be given a dividend of GBX 19 ($0.25) per share on Friday, November 10th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 12th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Spectris plc (LON SXS) traded down 7.40% during trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 2439.00. The company had a trading volume of 923,182 shares. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 2.91 billion. Spectris plc has a 12-month low of GBX 1,811.36 and a 12-month high of GBX 2,869.00. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 2,606.38 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 2,551.70.

SXS has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Barclays PLC reiterated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 2,900 ($37.78) price objective on shares of Spectris plc in a report on Monday. Liberum Capital upped their price objective on Spectris plc from GBX 2,080 ($27.10) to GBX 2,830 ($36.87) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, April 12th. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 2,860 ($37.26) price objective on shares of Spectris plc in a report on Wednesday, May 3rd. BNP Paribas reiterated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 2,600 ($33.87) price objective on shares of Spectris plc in a report on Tuesday, July 18th. Finally, Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Spectris plc in a report on Wednesday, May 17th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 2,551.67 ($33.24).

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In other Spectris plc news, insider Mark Williamson bought 15,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, June 1st. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 2,653 ($34.56) per share, with a total value of £397,950 ($518,434.08).

Spectris plc Company Profile

Spectris plc is a supplier of productivity-enhancing instruments and controls. It operates through four segments: Materials Analysis, Test and Measurement, In-Line Instrumentation and Industrial Controls. The Materials Analysis segment provides products and services that determine structure, composition, quantity and quality of particles and materials, during research and product development processes.

Dividend History for Spectris plc (LON:SXS)

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