Greencore Group plc (LON:GNC) declared a dividend on Tuesday, November 28th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, December 7th will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.37 ($0.05) per share on Thursday, April 5th. This represents a yield of 1.59%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 7th. This is a boost from Greencore Group’s previous dividend of $2.10. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Shares of Greencore Group (LON GNC) traded down GBX 0.70 ($0.01) during trading on Wednesday, reaching GBX 218.30 ($2.94). The company had a trading volume of 2,847,627 shares, compared to its average volume of 3,390,000. Greencore Group has a 52-week low of GBX 180.40 ($2.43) and a 52-week high of GBX 265.30 ($3.57).

A number of research firms have commented on GNC. Kepler Capital Markets restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 250 ($3.36) target price on shares of Greencore Group in a research report on Thursday, November 30th. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 300 ($4.04) target price on shares of Greencore Group in a research report on Thursday, August 24th. Shore Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of Greencore Group in a research report on Thursday, August 24th. Numis Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 300 ($4.04) price objective (up from GBX 285 ($3.84)) on shares of Greencore Group in a research note on Thursday, August 24th. Finally, Whitman Howard reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 310 ($4.17) price objective on shares of Greencore Group in a research note on Thursday, August 24th. Eight analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, Greencore Group presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 302.75 ($4.07).

In related news, insider Eoin Tonge bought 25,000 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 15th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 187 ($2.52) per share, with a total value of £46,750 ($62,920.59).

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Greencore Group Company Profile

Greencore Group plc is a manufacturer of convenience food. The Company’s segments include Convenience Foods, and Ingredients & Property. The Convenience Foods segment includes Convenience Foods UK and Convenience Foods US. The Convenience Foods segment consists of Food to Go, Prepared Meals, Grocery and US.

Dividend History for Greencore Group (LON:GNC)

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