Assura Plc (LON:AGR) announced a dividend on Friday, November 17th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, December 14th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.66 ($0.01) per share by the real estate investment trust on Wednesday, January 24th. This represents a yield of 1.13%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 14th. This is an increase from Assura’s previous dividend of $0.60. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Assura (LON:AGR) traded up GBX 0.40 ($0.01) during trading hours on Friday, reaching GBX 60 ($0.81). The company had a trading volume of 7,731,678 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,980,000. Assura has a one year low of GBX 51.35 ($0.69) and a one year high of GBX 67.30 ($0.91).

In related news, insider Jonathan Murphy purchased 70,175 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 16th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 57 ($0.77) per share, with a total value of £39,999.75 ($53,835.46).

A number of brokerages have commented on AGR. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 68 ($0.92) price target on shares of Assura in a research note on Thursday, November 16th. Jefferies Group began coverage on Assura in a research note on Wednesday, November 29th. They issued a “buy” rating and a GBX 66 ($0.89) price target on the stock. Finally, Peel Hunt lifted their price target on Assura from GBX 55 ($0.74) to GBX 57 ($0.77) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 16th.

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Assura Company Profile

Assura plc is a United Kingdom-based healthcare real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is a primary care property investor and developer. The Company develops, invests and manages a portfolio of primary care medical centers across the United Kingdom. The Company’s property portfolio includes Alwoodley Medical Centre, Leeds; Fleetwood Health and Wellbeing Centre, Fleetwood; Frome Medical Practice, Frome; Claremont Medical Centre, Surbiton; Elbury Moor Medical Centre; Grey Gable Surgery; Trellech Surgery; Bewdley Medical Centre; Malmesbury Primary Care Centre, Malmesbury, and Urmston Group Practice, Urmston.

Dividend History for Assura (LON:AGR)

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