Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR) insider Hugh Aldous acquired 10,000 shares of Polar Capital Holdings plc stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, October 12th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 500 ($6.57) per share, for a total transaction of £50,000 ($65,737.58).

Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR) opened at 490.00 on Friday. Polar Capital Holdings plc has a one year low of GBX 272.60 and a one year high of GBX 499.96. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 447.77 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 419.60. The firm’s market cap is GBX 438.76 million.

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Several equities analysts recently issued reports on the stock. Canaccord Genuity boosted their target price on shares of Polar Capital Holdings plc from GBX 500 ($6.57) to GBX 555 ($7.30) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday. Peel Hunt upgraded shares of Polar Capital Holdings plc to a “buy” rating and boosted their target price for the company from GBX 480 ($6.31) to GBX 560 ($7.36) in a report on Thursday. Numis Securities Ltd restated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 415 ($5.46) target price on shares of Polar Capital Holdings plc in a report on Thursday, July 13th. Finally, Shore Capital restated a “hold” rating on shares of Polar Capital Holdings plc in a report on Tuesday, August 15th.

Polar Capital Holdings plc Company Profile

Polar Capital Holdings plc is an investment management company. The Company is engaged in the provision of investment management and advisory services. The Company offers professional and institutional investors a range of geographical and sector investment opportunities. The Company offers fundamental funds diversified by asset class, geographical, sectoral specialization, strategy and structure.

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