Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG) announced a dividend on Wednesday, August 9th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 28th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.80 ($0.01) per share on Monday, October 23rd. This represents a yield of 0.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 28th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.
Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG) traded up 0.14% during midday trading on Friday, reaching GBX 423.60. 6,107,858 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged. Worldpay Group PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 255.70 and a 1-year high of GBX 435.38. The stock’s market cap is GBX 8.42 billion. The firm’s 50-day moving average is GBX 379.98 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 319.00.
A number of brokerages have weighed in on WPG. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “equal weight” rating and issued a GBX 315 ($4.09) price target on shares of Worldpay Group PLC in a research note on Tuesday, June 6th. Citigroup Inc. reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 304 ($3.95) price target on shares of Worldpay Group PLC in a research note on Wednesday, June 21st. Deutsche Bank AG lifted their price target on shares of Worldpay Group PLC from GBX 310 ($4.02) to GBX 380 ($4.93) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, July 24th. Berenberg Bank lowered shares of Worldpay Group PLC to a “hold” rating and lifted their price target for the company from GBX 327 ($4.25) to GBX 450 ($5.84) in a research note on Wednesday, July 5th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group lifted their price target on shares of Worldpay Group PLC from GBX 330 ($4.28) to GBX 450 ($5.84) and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 6th. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 360.64 ($4.68).
Worldpay Group PLC Company Profile
Worldpay Group plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which provides a range of technology-led payment products and services. The Company operates through four segments: Global eCom, WPUK, WPUS and Corporate. Global eCom provides a range of payment services, both online and by mobile, to accept, validate and settle payments in approximately 126 currencies across 146 countries, using any one of over 300 payment methods.
Receive News & Ratings for Worldpay Group PLC Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Worldpay Group PLC and related companies with our FREE daily email newsletter.