Capita PLC (LON:CPI) insider Matthew Lester bought 8,698 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, October 11th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 570 ($7.49) per share, for a total transaction of £49,578.60 ($65,183.54).

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 30th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 19th will be given a dividend of GBX 11.10 ($0.15) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 19th. This represents a yield of 2.01%.

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Several equities analysts have commented on the stock. Panmure Gordon reissued a “sell” rating on shares of Capita PLC in a research report on Friday, September 29th. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a “hold” rating and set a GBX 640 ($8.41) target price on shares of Capita PLC in a research report on Friday, September 22nd. Shore Capital reissued a “sell” rating on shares of Capita PLC in a research report on Tuesday. Numis Securities Ltd reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 850 ($11.18) target price on shares of Capita PLC in a research report on Monday, June 26th. Finally, Peel Hunt lifted their target price on shares of Capita PLC from GBX 466 ($6.13) to GBX 600 ($7.89) and gave the stock a “reduce” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 7th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 600.27 ($7.89).

About Capita PLC

Capita PLC is a United Kingdom-based company, which creates and delivers services in business process management. The Company’s segments include Digital & Software Solutions, Integrated Services, Local Government, Property & Health, Workplace Services, IT Enterprise Services, Asset Services, Customer Management, Capita Europe and Insurance & Benefits Services.

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