Equitable Group Inc. (TSE:EQB) insider Andrew Moor purchased 200 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 15th. The stock was bought at an average price of C$55.73 per share, with a total value of C$11,146.00.

Andrew Moor also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, September 12th, Andrew Moor sold 5,000 shares of Equitable Group stock. The shares were sold at an average price of C$54.28, for a total value of C$271,400.00.
  • On Wednesday, September 13th, Andrew Moor sold 1,000 shares of Equitable Group stock. The shares were sold at an average price of C$55.25, for a total value of C$55,250.00.
  • On Thursday, September 14th, Andrew Moor sold 1,600 shares of Equitable Group stock. The shares were sold at an average price of C$55.59, for a total value of C$88,944.00.

Equitable Group Inc. (TSE:EQB) traded down 1.22% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $55.06. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 15,926 shares. Equitable Group Inc. has a 12 month low of $36.15 and a 12 month high of $74.66. The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $54.88 and a 200 day moving average price of $57.84. The company has a market cap of $907.22 million and a PE ratio of 5.77.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, October 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 15th will be issued a $0.24 dividend. This represents a $0.96 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.74%. This is an increase from Equitable Group’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.23. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 14th.

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Several research firms have weighed in on EQB. National Bank Financial upgraded Equitable Group from an “underperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating and upped their target price for the stock from C$47.00 to C$65.00 in a research note on Sunday, June 25th. TD Securities cut their target price on Equitable Group from C$71.00 to C$68.00 in a research note on Monday, August 14th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of C$61.75.

About Equitable Group

Equitable Group Inc is a financial services business that operates through its wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank (the Bank). Equitable Bank serves retail and commercial customers across Canada with a range of savings solutions and mortgage lending products, offered under the Equitable Bank and EQ Bank brands.

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