Victrex plc (LON:VCT) Insider Dame Vivienne Cox Buys 1,086 Shares

Victrex plc (LON:VCTGet Free Report) insider Dame Vivienne Cox bought 1,086 shares of Victrex stock in a transaction on Monday, February 12th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 1,366 ($17.25) per share, with a total value of £14,834.76 ($18,735.49).

Victrex Trading Up 1.5 %

Shares of VCT stock opened at GBX 1,376 ($17.38) on Tuesday. The firm has a fifty day moving average of GBX 1,439.84 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1,449.03. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 10.02, a quick ratio of 1.99 and a current ratio of 4.78. Victrex plc has a 52-week low of GBX 1,152 ($14.55) and a 52-week high of GBX 1,936.11 ($24.45). The stock has a market cap of £1.20 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of 1,938.03, a P/E/G ratio of 2.19 and a beta of 0.78.

Victrex Increases Dividend

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, February 23rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, January 25th will be issued a dividend of GBX 46.14 ($0.58) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 25th. This represents a yield of 3.18%. This is a positive change from Victrex’s previous dividend of $13.42. Victrex’s dividend payout ratio is currently 8,450.70%.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

Separately, Berenberg Bank lowered shares of Victrex to a “hold” rating and dropped their target price for the stock from GBX 2,090 ($26.40) to GBX 1,680 ($21.22) in a research report on Tuesday, January 23rd.

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About Victrex

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Victrex plc, through its subsidiaries, engages in the manufacture and sale of polymer solutions worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Sustainable Solutions and Medical. It develops PEEK and PAEK based polymer solutions, and semi-finished and finished parts. The company also provides specialist solutions for medical device manufacturers; sells thermoplastic polymers; sustainable solutions for energy and industrial, VAR, automotive, aerospace, and electronics markets; and engages in trading activities.

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