Diploma PLC (DPLM) Raises Dividend to GBX 16 Per Share
Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM) declared a dividend on Monday, November 20th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 30th will be paid a dividend of GBX 16 ($0.21) per share on Wednesday, January 24th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.34%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 30th. This is an increase from Diploma’s previous dividend of $7.00. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
Diploma (DPLM) traded down GBX 3 ($0.04) on Wednesday, reaching GBX 1,177 ($15.76). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 26,191 shares, compared to its average volume of 92,616. Diploma has a 52 week low of GBX 904 ($12.11) and a 52 week high of GBX 1,270 ($17.01).
Diploma (LON:DPLM) last posted its earnings results on Monday, November 20th. The company reported GBX 49.80 ($0.67) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of GBX 48.20 ($0.65) by GBX 1.60 ($0.02). Diploma had a return on equity of 18.70% and a net margin of 10.32%. The company had revenue of £451.90 million for the quarter.
In other Diploma news, insider Nigel Lingwood sold 52,360 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 1,196 ($16.02), for a total value of £626,225.60 ($838,657.56).
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Diploma Company Profile
Diploma PLC is an international group of businesses supplying specialized technical products and services. It is organized into three business sectors: Life Sciences, Seals and Controls. Life Sciences Sector businesses supply a range of consumables, instrumentation and related services to the healthcare and environmental industries.
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