Balfour Beatty (LON:BBY) Hits New 1-Year High at $340.60

Balfour Beatty plc (LON:BBYGet Rating)’s share price reached a new 52-week high during trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as GBX 340.60 ($4.12) and last traded at GBX 340.40 ($4.11), with a volume of 1489708 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 334 ($4.04).

Balfour Beatty Stock Down 0.1 %

The company has a quick ratio of 0.84, a current ratio of 0.90 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 51.51. The company has a fifty day simple moving average of GBX 290.43 and a 200 day simple moving average of GBX 266.06. The firm has a market capitalization of £2.08 billion and a P/E ratio of 1,173.79.

Balfour Beatty Cuts Dividend

The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, December 5th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 27th will be given a GBX 3.50 ($0.04) dividend. This represents a yield of 1.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 27th. Balfour Beatty’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 31.03%.

Balfour Beatty Company Profile

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Balfour Beatty plc finances, designs, develops, builds, and maintains infrastructure in the United Kingdom, the United States, and internationally. It operates through three segments: Construction Services, Support Services, and Infrastructure Investments. The Construction Services segment provides civil engineering, building, ground engineering, mechanical and electrical, refurbishment, fit-out, and rail engineering services.

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