JD Sports Fashion plc (LON:JD) Plans Dividend of GBX 0.13

JD Sports Fashion plc (LON:JDGet Rating) declared a dividend on Thursday, September 22nd, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, December 8th will be paid a dividend of GBX 0.13 ($0.00) per share on Friday, January 6th. This represents a yield of 0.1%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 8th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

JD Sports Fashion Stock Performance

Shares of JD opened at GBX 113.45 ($1.37) on Friday. JD Sports Fashion has a 52-week low of GBX 98.94 ($1.20) and a 52-week high of GBX 235.70 ($2.85). The company has a quick ratio of 0.75, a current ratio of 1.42 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 101.34. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 126.40 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 129.51. The firm has a market capitalization of £5.85 billion and a PE ratio of 1,769.29.

Insider Transactions at JD Sports Fashion

In related news, insider Andy Higginson acquired 292,725 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 8th. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 133 ($1.61) per share, for a total transaction of £389,324.25 ($470,425.63).

Analyst Ratings Changes

Several research firms have recently weighed in on JD. Shore Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of JD Sports Fashion in a research report on Wednesday. Berenberg Bank decreased their target price on shares of JD Sports Fashion from GBX 200 ($2.42) to GBX 180 ($2.17) and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, September 6th. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 200 ($2.42) target price on shares of JD Sports Fashion in a report on Monday, May 30th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. decreased their target price on shares of JD Sports Fashion from GBX 210 ($2.54) to GBX 180 ($2.17) and set an “overweight” rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, July 26th. Finally, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft decreased their target price on shares of JD Sports Fashion from GBX 875 ($10.57) to GBX 735 ($8.88) and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Thursday, July 14th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the stock. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, the company presently has a consensus rating of “Moderate Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 496.25 ($6.00).

About JD Sports Fashion

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JD Sports Fashion plc engages in the retail of branded sports fashion and outdoor clothing, footwear, accessories, and equipment for kids, women, and men. It operates through Sports Fashion and Outdoor segments. The company also retails leisure goods, sports goods, fishing gear, watches, jewellery, camping goods, boats, and bicycles, as well as distributes sports apparel and accessories, footwear, and apparel.

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