Wincanton plc (LON:WIN) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the six research firms that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among brokers that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 323.75 ($4.23).
Several research analysts have recently issued reports on WIN shares. Numis Securities reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 360 ($4.70) target price on shares of Wincanton in a research report on Thursday. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Wincanton in a research report on Thursday. Finally, Shore Capital reaffirmed a “not rated” rating on shares of Wincanton in a research report on Thursday.
Shares of LON:WIN traded up GBX 7 ($0.09) during trading on Thursday, hitting GBX 269 ($3.51). The stock had a trading volume of 55,162 shares, compared to its average volume of 125,132. Wincanton has a 12 month low of GBX 200 ($2.61) and a 12 month high of GBX 280 ($3.66). The firm has a market capitalization of $333.00 million and a P/E ratio of 7.87.
The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, July 4th will be given a dividend of GBX 7.29 ($0.10) per share. This represents a yield of 2.8%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 4th. This is a positive change from Wincanton’s previous dividend of $3.60. Wincanton’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 0.29%.
Wincanton Company Profile
Wincanton plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides logistic and supply chain solutions in the United Kingdom and Ireland. It operates through Retail & Consumer and Industrial & Transport segments. The company offers contract logistics services to retail general merchandise, retail grocery, and consumer products market sectors.
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