Benchmark (LON:BMK) Stock Price Passes Below Fifty Day Moving Average of $48.57

Benchmark Holdings plc (LON:BMKGet Rating)’s share price crossed below its fifty day moving average during trading on Tuesday . The stock has a fifty day moving average of GBX 48.57 ($0.60) and traded as low as GBX 40 ($0.49). Benchmark shares last traded at GBX 41 ($0.50), with a volume of 529,719 shares trading hands.

Benchmark Trading Down 5.7 %

The firm has a market capitalization of £288.62 million and a P/E ratio of -15.19. The company has a quick ratio of 1.70, a current ratio of 2.54 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 42.29. The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is GBX 48.57 and its 200-day simple moving average is GBX 49.67.

Insider Buying and Selling at Benchmark

In related news, insider Yngve Myhre bought 9,469 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, May 19th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 44 ($0.54) per share, for a total transaction of £4,166.36 ($5,105.21). In other Benchmark news, insider Yngve Myhre purchased 9,469 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, May 19th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 44 ($0.54) per share, with a total value of £4,166.36 ($5,105.21). Also, insider Trond Williksen purchased 50,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Monday, May 23rd. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 50 ($0.61) per share, for a total transaction of £25,000 ($30,633.50).

About Benchmark

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Benchmark Holdings plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides technical services, products, and specialist knowledge that supports the development of food and farming industries in the United Kingdom, Norway, the Faroe Islands, Ecuador, India, Greece, Singapore, Chile, Turkey, rest of the Europe, and internationally.

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