Stagecoach Group (LON:SGC) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results

Stagecoach Group (LON:SGC) issued its earnings results on Wednesday. The company reported GBX 10 ($0.13) earnings per share for the quarter, Digital Look Earnings reports.

SGC opened at GBX 150.90 ($1.99) on Friday. The company has a market cap of $821.43 million and a PE ratio of 39.71. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 135.14 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 132.08. Stagecoach Group has a 52-week low of GBX 113.60 ($1.49) and a 52-week high of GBX 176.50 ($2.32). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 338.55, a quick ratio of 0.59 and a current ratio of 0.70.

The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, March 4th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, January 23rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.80 ($0.05) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 23rd. This represents a dividend yield of 2.78%. Stagecoach Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 2.11%.

SGC has been the topic of several research reports. Liberum Capital lowered Stagecoach Group to a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday. Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 150 ($1.97) target price on shares of Stagecoach Group in a research report on Friday, October 25th. Finally, Deutsche Bank reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Stagecoach Group in a research report on Thursday. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 149.44 ($1.97).

Stagecoach Group Company Profile

Stagecoach Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides public transportation services in the United Kingdom, mainland Europe, the United States, and Canada. It operates through five segments: UK Bus (Regional Operations), megabus Europe, UK Bus (London), North America, and UK Rail. The company offers bus, coach, train, and tram services.

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