Vanessa Simms Purchases 22 Shares of Land Securities Group Plc (LON:LAND) Stock

Land Securities Group Plc (LON:LANDGet Free Report) insider Vanessa Simms bought 22 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, June 5th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 668 ($8.56) per share, with a total value of £146.96 ($188.29).

Vanessa Simms also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Wednesday, May 8th, Vanessa Simms acquired 22 shares of Land Securities Group stock. The stock was bought at an average price of £684.40 ($876.87) per share, with a total value of £15,056.80 ($19,291.22).
  • On Thursday, April 4th, Vanessa Simms acquired 23 shares of Land Securities Group stock. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 636 ($8.15) per share, for a total transaction of £146.28 ($187.42).

Land Securities Group Stock Up 0.2 %

LAND opened at GBX 659 ($8.44) on Friday. Land Securities Group Plc has a one year low of GBX 551.20 ($7.06) and a one year high of GBX 729.40 ($9.35). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 58.63, a quick ratio of 0.54 and a current ratio of 0.42. The stock has a market capitalization of £4.91 billion, a P/E ratio of -1,532.56, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 12.39 and a beta of 1.44. The business’s 50-day simple moving average is GBX 652.46 and its 200-day simple moving average is GBX 654.78.

Land Securities Group Increases Dividend

The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, July 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 13th will be given a dividend of GBX 12.10 ($0.16) per share. This is a positive change from Land Securities Group’s previous dividend of $9.30. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 13th. This represents a yield of 1.75%. Land Securities Group’s payout ratio is -9,302.33%.

Analyst Ratings Changes

Several research analysts have recently issued reports on LAND shares. Barclays upped their price objective on Land Securities Group from GBX 700 ($8.97) to GBX 730 ($9.35) and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research report on Friday, May 3rd. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Land Securities Group in a report on Friday, May 17th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the stock. According to MarketBeat.com, the company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 663 ($8.49).

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About Land Securities Group

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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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