Shares of Wilmington plc (LON:WIL) have received an average rating of “Buy” from the seven ratings firms that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating. The average 12 month price objective among brokerages that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 337.50 ($4.54).

Several brokerages have recently issued reports on WIL. Canaccord Genuity Group reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Wilmington in a research report on Thursday, November 2nd. Shore Capital Group reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Wilmington in a research report on Thursday, November 2nd. N+1 Singer reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Wilmington in a research report on Thursday, November 2nd. Numis Securities reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 375 ($5.05) price target on shares of Wilmington in a research report on Wednesday, September 13th. Finally, Peel Hunt reduced their price target on shares of Wilmington from GBX 320 ($4.31) to GBX 300 ($4.04) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, September 13th.

Shares of Wilmington (WIL) opened at GBX 226 ($3.04) on Friday. Wilmington has a 1 year low of GBX 209.25 ($2.82) and a 1 year high of GBX 284 ($3.82).

The company also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Friday, November 17th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 19th were issued a GBX 4.60 ($0.06) dividend. This is a boost from Wilmington’s previous dividend of $3.90. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, October 19th. This represents a yield of 2.07%.

In other news, insider Paul B. Dollman bought 15,000 shares of Wilmington stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 22nd. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 224 ($3.01) per share, with a total value of £33,600 ($45,222.07). Also, insider Mark Asplin bought 30,000 shares of Wilmington stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, September 13th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 215 ($2.89) per share, for a total transaction of £64,500 ($86,810.23). In the last ninety days, insiders purchased 57,500 shares of company stock worth $12,635,000.

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Wilmington Company Profile

Wilmington plc is engaged in providing education and networking. The Company’s segments include Risk & Compliance, Finance, Legal and Insight. Its geographical segments include the United Kingdom, Europe, North America and Rest of the World. Its Risk & Compliance segment provides regulatory and compliance accredited training and information, market intelligence and analysis.

Analyst Recommendations for Wilmington (LON:WIL)

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