Shares of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc (LON:BMY) passed below its two hundred day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a two hundred day moving average of $231.91 and traded as low as $221.16. Bloomsbury Publishing shares last traded at $226.34, with a volume of 13,352 shares trading hands.
Several equities analysts recently issued reports on the stock. Numis Securities reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Bloomsbury Publishing in a report on Thursday, May 16th. Peel Hunt reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Bloomsbury Publishing in a report on Monday, July 15th.
The company has a market capitalization of $170.50 million and a PE ratio of 18.44. The company’s fifty day moving average is GBX 231.53 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 231.91.
The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 23rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, July 25th will be issued a GBX 6.75 ($0.09) dividend. This is a positive change from Bloomsbury Publishing’s previous dividend of $1.21. This represents a yield of 2.87%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 25th. Bloomsbury Publishing’s payout ratio is currently 0.66%.
Bloomsbury Publishing Company Profile (LON:BMY)
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc publishes books and other media for general readers, children, students, researchers, and professionals worldwide. The company offers digital resources to international research community and higher education students; online law, accounting, and tax services for UK and Eire professionals; consultancy and publishing services for corporations and institutions; support content for continuing professional development and teaching for teachers and trainee teachers, as well as serves communities of shared interest with sports and sports science, nautical, military history, natural history, and popular science.
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