Avon Protection plc (LON:AVON) Insider Maggie Brereton Buys 1,565 Shares

Avon Protection plc (LON:AVONGet Free Report) insider Maggie Brereton acquired 1,565 shares of Avon Protection stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, July 9th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 1,278 ($16.37) per share, with a total value of £20,000.70 ($25,618.93).

Avon Protection Stock Up 0.7 %

AVON opened at GBX 1,278.89 ($16.38) on Wednesday. The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is GBX 1,297.80 and its 200-day simple moving average is GBX 1,103.39. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 61.86, a quick ratio of 0.85 and a current ratio of 3.15. Avon Protection plc has a twelve month low of GBX 582 ($7.45) and a twelve month high of GBX 1,408 ($18.04). The firm has a market cap of £383.67 million, a price-to-earnings ratio of -2,953.49, a PEG ratio of 1.85 and a beta of 0.30.

Avon Protection Cuts Dividend

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 6th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 8th will be issued a dividend of $0.07 per share. This represents a yield of 0.43%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 8th. Avon Protection’s dividend payout ratio is currently -5,348.84%.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. Jefferies Financial Group restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,295 ($16.59) price objective on shares of Avon Protection in a research note on Tuesday, May 21st. Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Avon Protection in a research note on Tuesday, May 21st.

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Avon Protection Company Profile

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Avon Protection plc provides respiratory, chemical, biological, radiological, and nuclear and head protection solutions for military and first responder agencies in the United Kingdom, Europe, and the United States. The company offers respiratory products, including respirators, filters, powered and supplied air, escape hoods, underwater systems, and thermal image camera, and CBRN protective wear, as well as spares and accessories.

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