Liontrust Asset Management (LON:LIO) Sets New 1-Year High at $847.00

Liontrust Asset Management PLC (LON:LIOGet Free Report)’s share price reached a new 52-week high during trading on Wednesday . The stock traded as high as GBX 847 ($10.82) and last traded at GBX 816 ($10.42), with a volume of 487071 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 824.18 ($10.53).

Analysts Set New Price Targets

A number of research analysts have issued reports on LIO shares. Barclays downgraded Liontrust Asset Management to an “equal weight” rating and set a GBX 760 ($9.71) price target for the company. in a report on Thursday, April 11th. Berenberg Bank reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 750 ($9.58) target price on shares of Liontrust Asset Management in a research note on Wednesday, April 17th.

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Liontrust Asset Management Trading Down 0.2 %

The stock has a market cap of £544.22 million, a PE ratio of 3,166.67, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of -1.70 and a beta of 1.26. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.93, a quick ratio of 1.35 and a current ratio of 1.50. The company has a 50 day moving average of GBX 702.41 and a two-hundred day moving average of GBX 640.47.

Insider Activity

In related news, insider John Stephen Ions purchased 777 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 3rd. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 694 ($8.86) per share, with a total value of £5,392.38 ($6,886.82). Company insiders own 12.17% of the company’s stock.

About Liontrust Asset Management

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Liontrust Asset Management Plc is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm also launches equity, fixed income, , multi-asset and managed funds for its clients. It invests into the public equity and multi-asset markets across the globe. The firm was formerly known as River and Mercantile Investment Management Limited.

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