Luceco PLC (LON:LUCE) insider John Hornby purchased 120 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, October 20th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 252 ($3.33) per share, with a total value of £302.40 ($399.05).

John Hornby also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Thursday, September 21st, John Hornby acquired 124 shares of Luceco PLC stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 240 ($3.17) per share, with a total value of £297.60 ($392.72).
  • On Monday, August 21st, John Hornby acquired 128 shares of Luceco PLC stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 234 ($3.09) per share, with a total value of £299.52 ($395.25).

Shares of Luceco PLC (LON:LUCE) traded up 1.03% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 244.75. The stock had a trading volume of 40,729 shares. The company’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 239.25 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 236.07. Luceco PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 140.00 and a 12-month high of GBX 260.00. The firm’s market cap is GBX 393.56 million.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 27th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 21st will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.80 ($0.01) per share. This is an increase from Luceco PLC’s previous dividend of $0.30. This represents a yield of 0.34%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 21st.

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A number of equities research analysts have recently commented on LUCE shares. Berenberg Bank lifted their price objective on Luceco PLC from GBX 255 ($3.37) to GBX 270 ($3.56) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed an “add” rating and issued a GBX 275 ($3.63) price objective on shares of Luceco PLC in a research report on Monday, September 11th.

About Luceco PLC

Luceco plc offers a range of brands, including Luceco, BG Electrical, Masterplug and Ross. The Company’s products include Luxpanel, Epsilon and ambient lighting. Luceco light emitting diode (LED) lighting provides commercial and domestic lighting solutions. BG Electrical is a wiring accessory manufacturing brand, which serves electrical trade and specifiers.

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