Centamin plc (TSE:CEE) Senior Officer Ross Jerrard Buys 67,000 Shares

Centamin plc (TSE:CEEGet Rating) Senior Officer Ross Jerrard bought 67,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, May 19th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of C$0.83 per share, with a total value of C$55,275.00. Following the purchase, the insider now directly owns 567,000 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately C$467,775.

Shares of CEE traded up C$0.04 on Tuesday, hitting C$1.39. 68,200 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 49,619. The company has a market capitalization of C$1.61 billion and a PE ratio of 12.05. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.05, a quick ratio of 2.98 and a current ratio of 4.68. The business has a 50 day simple moving average of C$1.48 and a 200 day simple moving average of C$1.55. Centamin plc has a one year low of C$1.26 and a one year high of C$2.10.

The company also recently declared a Semi-Annual dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 10th. Investors of record on Friday, May 20th will be given a dividend of $0.063 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 19th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.4%. This is an increase from Centamin’s previous Semi-Annual dividend of $0.05. Centamin’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 62.50%.

Centamin Company Profile (Get Rating)

Centamin plc engages in the exploration, mining, and development of precious metals in Egypt, Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Jersey, the United Kingdom, and Australia. The company explores for gold deposits. Its principal asset is the Sukari Gold Mine project, which covers an area of approximately 160 square kilometers located in the Eastern Desert of Egypt.

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