DFS Furniture plc (LON:DFS) Insider Loraine Martins Buys 6,023 Shares

DFS Furniture plc (LON:DFSGet Rating) insider Loraine Martins bought 6,023 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, April 29th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 166 ($2.12) per share, with a total value of £9,998.18 ($12,743.03).

Shares of DFS opened at GBX 168 ($2.14) on Friday. DFS Furniture plc has a 1-year low of GBX 156 ($1.99) and a 1-year high of GBX 318.50 ($4.06). The company has a 50-day moving average of GBX 195.52 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 231.63. The firm has a market capitalization of £433.95 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.89. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 192.81, a current ratio of 0.27 and a quick ratio of 0.10.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, May 25th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 7th will be issued a dividend of GBX 13.70 ($0.17) per share. This is a positive change from DFS Furniture’s previous dividend of $7.50. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 7th. This represents a yield of 6.93%. DFS Furniture’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 0.40%.

Several research firms have recently issued reports on DFS. Berenberg Bank lowered their target price on shares of DFS Furniture from GBX 365 ($4.65) to GBX 325 ($4.14) and set a “buy” rating for the company in a report on Thursday, March 17th. Shore Capital restated an “under review” rating on shares of DFS Furniture in a report on Tuesday, March 15th. Finally, Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 450 ($5.74) target price on shares of DFS Furniture in a report on Tuesday, April 12th.

About DFS Furniture (Get Rating)

DFS Furniture plc designs, manufactures, sells, delivers, installs, and retails upholstered furniture in the United Kingdom and Europe. The company retails sofas under the DFS and Sofology brands; and modern furniture, lighting, and home accessories under the brand name. It also engages in the contract logistics business.

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