Great Portland Estates PLC (LON:GPOR) Announces Dividend of GBX 7.90

Great Portland Estates PLC (LON:GPOR) announced a dividend on Wednesday, May 22nd, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, May 30th will be given a dividend of GBX 7.90 ($0.10) per share on Monday, July 8th. This represents a yield of 1.03%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 30th. This is a positive change from Great Portland Estates’s previous dividend of $4.30. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

Shares of GPOR traded up GBX 11 ($0.14) during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting GBX 712.80 ($9.31). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 914,916 shares, compared to its average volume of 972,322. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 14.58, a current ratio of 3.09 and a quick ratio of 2.97. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.92 billion and a P/E ratio of 41.68. Great Portland Estates has a 1-year low of GBX 647.40 ($8.46) and a 1-year high of GBX 777.60 ($10.16).

Several equities analysts recently weighed in on the company. Royal Bank of Canada assumed coverage on Great Portland Estates in a research note on Thursday, March 28th. They issued an “underperform” rating and a GBX 525 ($6.86) price objective for the company. Peel Hunt reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Great Portland Estates in a research report on Tuesday, May 14th. Berenberg Bank reissued a “sell” rating and set a GBX 600 ($7.84) price target on shares of Great Portland Estates in a research report on Friday, May 3rd. Deutsche Bank raised Great Portland Estates to a “buy” rating and raised their price target for the stock from GBX 720 ($9.41) to GBX 820 ($10.71) in a research report on Wednesday, April 24th. Finally, Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 705 ($9.21) price objective on shares of Great Portland Estates in a research report on Wednesday, May 22nd. Six research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 660.55 ($8.63).

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Great Portland Estates Company Profile

We are a FTSE 250 property investment and development company owning £2.6 billion of real estate in central London. We proactively manage our portfolio, flexing our activities in tune with London's property cycle to deliver long-term out-performance. We create in-demand spaces that people want to be part of; helping our occupiers, local communities and the city to thrive.

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