A.G. Barr plc (LON:BAG) declared a dividend on Tuesday, September 26th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 5th will be given a dividend of GBX 3.71 ($0.05) per share on Friday, October 20th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.6%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 5th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

Shares of A.G. Barr plc (BAG) traded up 1.36% on Wednesday, reaching GBX 632.50. 17,534 shares of the company were exchanged. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 628.31 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 623.37. A.G. Barr plc has a 52 week low of GBX 469.40 and a 52 week high of GBX 663.00. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 733.13 million.

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In other A.G. Barr plc news, insider John Ross Nicolson acquired 6,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, July 25th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 598 ($7.93) per share, with a total value of £35,880 ($47,592.52). Also, insider Pamela Powell acquired 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, July 24th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 597 ($7.92) per share, for a total transaction of £29,850 ($39,594.11). Insiders bought 11,071 shares of company stock worth $6,617,812 over the last three months.

BAG has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Whitman Howard reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 600 ($7.96) target price on shares of A.G. Barr plc in a research note on Monday, June 19th. J P Morgan Chase & Co upped their price target on shares of A.G. Barr plc from GBX 535 ($7.10) to GBX 580 ($7.69) and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday, July 7th. Investec restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 680 ($9.02) price target on shares of A.G. Barr plc in a research note on Wednesday, August 2nd. Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed an “add” rating and issued a GBX 675 ($8.95) price target on shares of A.G. Barr plc in a report on Thursday, August 3rd. Finally, Societe Generale raised their price target on shares of A.G. Barr plc from GBX 630 ($8.36) to GBX 637 ($8.45) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 27th. Eight equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 586.89 ($7.78).

A.G. Barr plc Company Profile

A.G. BARR p.l.c. is a United Kingdom-based company, which is involved in soft drinks business. The Company’s segments include carbonates, still drinks and water, and other. Its other segment includes Funkin cocktail solutions, vending machines, ice-cream and other soft drink related items, such as water cups.

Dividend History for A.G. Barr plc (LON:BAG)

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