Paragon Banking Group PLC (LON:PAG) insider John Heron sold 69,525 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, December 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 478 ($6.43), for a total value of £332,329.50 ($447,280.62).

Paragon Banking Group PLC (LON PAG) traded down GBX 0.60 ($0.01) during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 478.10 ($6.43). 499,138 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 605,822. Paragon Banking Group PLC has a twelve month low of GBX 359.80 ($4.84) and a twelve month high of GBX 497 ($6.69).

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, February 19th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 4th will be issued a GBX 11 ($0.15) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 4th. This is a positive change from Paragon Banking Group’s previous dividend of $4.70. This represents a yield of 2.37%.

Several brokerages have issued reports on PAG. J P Morgan Chase & Co restated an “underweight” rating and issued a GBX 415 ($5.59) price target on shares of Paragon Banking Group in a report on Wednesday, November 29th. Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Paragon Banking Group in a research note on Tuesday. Numis Securities restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 375 ($5.05) price objective on shares of Paragon Banking Group in a research note on Thursday, November 23rd. Liberum Capital restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 490 ($6.59) price objective on shares of Paragon Banking Group in a research note on Thursday, November 23rd. Finally, Peel Hunt reiterated an “add” rating and issued a GBX 510 ($6.86) price target on shares of Paragon Banking Group in a research note on Thursday, November 23rd. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 460.56 ($6.20).

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Paragon Banking Group Company Profile

Paragon Banking Group PLC, formerly The Paragon Group of Companies PLC, is engaged in financial services business. The Company operates as an independent buy-to-let lender, and as a debt purchaser through its Idem Capital division, where it purchases, co-manages and services secured and unsecured consumer loan portfolios.

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