XPS Pensions Group (LON:XPS) Stock Passes Below Two Hundred Day Moving Average of $133.55

XPS Pensions Group plc (LON:XPSGet Rating) crossed below its 200-day moving average during trading on Tuesday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of GBX 133.55 ($1.61) and traded as low as GBX 120 ($1.45). XPS Pensions Group shares last traded at GBX 121 ($1.46), with a volume of 549,088 shares changing hands.

Analyst Ratings Changes

XPS has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of XPS Pensions Group in a report on Friday, September 2nd. Royal Bank of Canada boosted their price target on shares of XPS Pensions Group from GBX 160 ($1.93) to GBX 170 ($2.05) and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research report on Thursday, August 18th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, According to data from MarketBeat, XPS Pensions Group currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 190.50 ($2.30).

XPS Pensions Group Stock Performance

The firm’s 50 day moving average is GBX 137.16 and its two-hundred day moving average is GBX 133.55. The stock has a market capitalization of £250.28 million and a PE ratio of 3,025.00. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 51.92, a quick ratio of 1.24 and a current ratio of 1.43.

XPS Pensions Group Increases Dividend

The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 22nd. Investors of record on Thursday, August 25th will be paid a dividend of GBX 4.80 ($0.06) per share. This is an increase from XPS Pensions Group’s previous dividend of $2.40. This represents a yield of 3.6%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 25th. XPS Pensions Group’s dividend payout ratio is presently 170.00%.

About XPS Pensions Group

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XPS Pensions Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides employee benefit consultancy and related business services in the United Kingdom. The company offers advisory services to pension schemes and corporate sponsors; independent investment advisory services; DB and DC master trust schemes; and self-invested personal pension (SIPP) and SSAS pension services.

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