A.G. BARR (LON:BAG) Stock Passes Above Two Hundred Day Moving Average of $491.96

A.G. BARR p.l.c. (LON:BAGGet Free Report) shares passed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Wednesday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of GBX 491.96 ($6.04) and traded as high as GBX 513 ($6.30). A.G. BARR shares last traded at GBX 501 ($6.15), with a volume of 637,187 shares.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

Several equities analysts recently commented on BAG shares. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “house stock” rating on shares of A.G. BARR in a research report on Tuesday, October 24th. Peel Hunt reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 600 ($7.37) target price on shares of A.G. BARR in a report on Tuesday, September 26th. Finally, Liberum Capital reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 600 ($7.37) price target on shares of A.G. BARR in a research report on Tuesday, September 26th.

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A.G. BARR Trading Down 0.1 %

The business’s 50-day simple moving average is GBX 495.67 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is GBX 491.97. The stock has a market capitalization of £552.31 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of 1,644.70, a PEG ratio of 1.36 and a beta of 0.31. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.73, a current ratio of 1.88 and a quick ratio of 1.99.

A.G. BARR Cuts Dividend

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 27th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 5th were given a GBX 2.65 ($0.03) dividend. This represents a yield of 0.55%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, October 5th. A.G. BARR’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 4,333.33%.

Insider Transactions at A.G. BARR

In other news, insider Roger Alexander White sold 102,751 shares of A.G. BARR stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, November 3rd. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 503 ($6.18), for a total transaction of £516,837.53 ($634,701.62). Insiders purchased 90 shares of company stock valued at $45,030 over the last quarter. Company insiders own 34.13% of the company’s stock.

About A.G. BARR

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A.G. BARR p.l.c., together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, distributes, and sells soft drinks and cocktail solutions in the United Kingdom and internationally. It provides carbonated and flavored soft drinks, pre-mixed cocktails, fruit juices, spring and sparkling water, fruit puree, oat drinks, boost drinks, iced tea, and other non-alcoholic beverages.

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