Auto Trader Group (LON:AUTO) Stock Crosses Above 50-Day Moving Average of $720.04

Auto Trader Group plc (LON:AUTOGet Free Report)’s stock price passed above its 50-day moving average during trading on Thursday . The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 720.04 ($9.03) and traded as high as GBX 728.80 ($9.14). Auto Trader Group shares last traded at GBX 720.40 ($9.03), with a volume of 1,133,623 shares trading hands.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

A number of research analysts recently issued reports on AUTO shares. Berenberg Bank started coverage on shares of Auto Trader Group in a research note on Monday, November 20th. They issued a “hold” rating and a GBX 715 ($8.96) target price on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “underweight” rating on shares of Auto Trader Group in a research note on Wednesday, November 22nd.

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Auto Trader Group Stock Down 0.4 %

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 11.33, a quick ratio of 1.50 and a current ratio of 1.64. The business’s 50 day moving average is GBX 720.04 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 662.82. The firm has a market capitalization of £6.51 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 2,881.60, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.99 and a beta of 0.67.

Auto Trader Group Cuts Dividend

The business also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Friday, January 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 4th were issued a GBX 3.20 ($0.04) dividend. This represents a yield of 0.5%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, January 4th. Auto Trader Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 3,600.00%.

Auto Trader Group Company Profile

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Auto Trader Group plc operates in the digital automotive marketplace in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The company provides vehicle advertisement on its websites for private sellers, as well as insurance and loan financing products to consumers; and display advertising on its websites for manufacturers and their advertising agencies.

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