Galliford Try (LON:GFRD) Reaches New 12-Month High at $195.20

Galliford Try Holdings PLC (LON:GFRD)’s stock price reached a new 52-week high during trading on Thursday . The stock traded as high as GBX 195.20 ($2.55) and last traded at GBX 192.30 ($2.51), with a volume of 527625 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at GBX 185.80 ($2.43).

Separately, Liberum Capital boosted their price target on shares of Galliford Try from GBX 250 ($3.27) to GBX 270 ($3.53) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, October 8th.

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 14.32, a quick ratio of 0.92 and a current ratio of 0.95. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 171.45 and its two-hundred day moving average is GBX 146.92. The stock has a market cap of £213.55 million and a PE ratio of 27.73.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 10th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 11th will be given a GBX 3.50 ($0.05) dividend. This is an increase from Galliford Try’s previous dividend of $1.20. This represents a yield of 1.96%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 11th. Galliford Try’s payout ratio is currently 0.18%.

About Galliford Try (LON:GFRD)

Galliford Try Holdings PLC, together with its subsidiaries, operates in the construction business in the United Kingdom. The company's Building division works with private and public sector clients in health, education, and defense. Its Infrastructure division carries out civil engineering projects in the highways and environment sectors.

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