RPS Group plc (LON:RPS) shares hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Thursday . The stock traded as high as GBX 302.50 ($4.01) and last traded at GBX 302.50 ($4.01), with a volume of 74,942 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at GBX 294.75 ($3.91).
A number of research analysts recently weighed in on the company. Numis Securities Ltd raised their price objective on RPS Group plc from GBX 290 ($3.85) to GBX 300 ($3.98) and gave the company an “add” rating in a research report on Friday, August 4th. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 300 ($3.98) price objective on shares of RPS Group plc in a research report on Friday, August 4th. Finally, Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 252 ($3.34) price objective on shares of RPS Group plc in a research report on Friday, September 1st.
The company’s market capitalization is GBX 670.21 million. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 287.51 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 271.15.
The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 13th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 14th will be paid a dividend of GBX 4.80 ($0.06) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.7%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 14th.
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RPS Group plc Company Profile
RPS Group Plc is an international consultancy company. The Company provides independent advice upon the development and management of the built and natural environment; the planning and development of strategic infrastructure, and the evaluation and development of energy, water and other resources. Its segments include Built and Natural Environment (BNE); Energy, and Australia Asia Pacific (AAP).
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