Equitable Group Inc. (TSE:EQB) insider Isabelle Farella sold 487 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, November 13th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$63.09, for a total transaction of C$30,724.83.

Shares of Equitable Group Inc. (TSE EQB) traded up C$1.01 during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching C$63.28. 27,283 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 58,347. Equitable Group Inc. has a one year low of C$36.15 and a one year high of C$74.66.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, January 4th. Investors of record on Friday, December 15th will be issued a dividend of $0.25 per share. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.58%. This is an increase from Equitable Group’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.24. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 14th. Equitable Group’s dividend payout ratio is presently 9.28%.

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EQB has been the topic of several recent research reports. Laurentian decreased their target price on shares of Equitable Group from C$74.00 to C$72.00 in a research report on Monday. National Bank Financial upped their target price on shares of Equitable Group from C$65.00 to C$68.00 and gave the company a “sector perform” rating in a research report on Friday. Royal Bank Of Canada upped their target price on shares of Equitable Group from C$61.00 to C$68.00 and gave the company a “sector perform” rating in a research report on Friday. CIBC upped their target price on shares of Equitable Group from C$75.00 to C$81.00 in a research report on Monday. Finally, TD Securities upped their target price on shares of Equitable Group from C$71.00 to C$74.00 in a research report on Monday. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of C$71.86.

Equitable Group Company Profile

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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