Insider Buying: Land Securities Group Plc (LON:LAND) Insider Purchases £23,801.85 in Stock

Land Securities Group Plc (LON:LANDGet Free Report) insider Miles Roberts acquired 3,645 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 15th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 653 ($8.02) per share, for a total transaction of £23,801.85 ($29,229.83).

Land Securities Group Stock Performance

Shares of LAND opened at GBX 653.40 ($8.02) on Friday. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 592.58 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 604.74. Land Securities Group Plc has a one year low of GBX 551.20 ($6.77) and a one year high of GBX 743.40 ($9.13). The company has a market cap of £4.87 billion, a PE ratio of -777.86, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 12.39 and a beta of 1.43. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 50.03, a current ratio of 0.82 and a quick ratio of 0.54.

Land Securities Group Increases Dividend

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, January 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 23rd will be given a GBX 9.20 ($0.11) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.52%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 23rd. This is an increase from Land Securities Group’s previous dividend of $9.00. Land Securities Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is -4,642.86%.

Analyst Ratings Changes

LAND has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. Morgan Stanley lowered shares of Land Securities Group to an “equal weight” rating and dropped their price objective for the stock from GBX 750 ($9.21) to GBX 650 ($7.98) in a report on Monday, September 4th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Land Securities Group in a research report on Tuesday. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group reaffirmed an “underperform” rating and issued a GBX 465 ($5.71) target price on shares of Land Securities Group in a research report on Wednesday. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. According to data from MarketBeat, Land Securities Group currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 649 ($7.97).

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At Landsec, we build and invest in buildings, spaces and partnerships to create sustainable places, connect communities and realise potential. We are one of the largest real estate companies in Europe, with a £12 billion portfolio of retail, leisure, workspace and residential hubs. Landsec is shaping a better future by leading our industry on environmental and social sustainability while delivering value for our shareholders, great experiences for our guests and positive change for our communities.

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