Big Yellow Group Plc (LON:BYG) Insider Nicholas Vetch Acquires 8,038 Shares

Big Yellow Group Plc (LON:BYGGet Free Report) insider Nicholas Vetch acquired 8,038 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 29th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 1,238 ($15.81) per share, for a total transaction of £99,510.44 ($127,088.68).

Big Yellow Group Price Performance

Shares of LON BYG opened at GBX 1,250 ($15.96) on Friday. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 1,108.14 and its two-hundred day moving average is GBX 1,108.84. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 16.76, a current ratio of 0.36 and a quick ratio of 0.29. Big Yellow Group Plc has a 1-year low of GBX 901 ($11.51) and a 1-year high of GBX 1,272 ($16.25). The company has a market cap of £2.45 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 1,237.62, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 2.40 and a beta of 0.63.

Big Yellow Group Dividend Announcement

The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, July 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, July 4th will be issued a dividend of GBX 22.60 ($0.29) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 4th. This represents a yield of 1.92%. Big Yellow Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 4,455.45%.

Wall Street Analyst Weigh In

Several research firms recently issued reports on BYG. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their price objective on Big Yellow Group from GBX 1,315 ($16.79) to GBX 1,385 ($17.69) and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a report on Thursday, May 23rd. Jefferies Financial Group reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,359 ($17.36) price objective on shares of Big Yellow Group in a report on Tuesday, May 21st. Finally, Berenberg Bank boosted their price objective on Big Yellow Group from GBX 1,186 ($15.15) to GBX 1,285 ($16.41) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Tuesday, May 21st.

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Big Yellow Group Company Profile

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Big Yellow is the UK's brand leader in self storage. Big Yellow now operates from a platform of 109 stores, including 24 stores branded as Armadillo Self Storage. We have a pipeline of 0.9 million sq ft comprising 13 proposed Big Yellow self storage facilities. The current maximum lettable area of the existing platform (including Armadillo) is 6.4 million sq ft.

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