Peel Hunt Reiterates Add Rating for S & U (LON:SUS)

Peel Hunt restated their add rating on shares of S & U (LON:SUS) in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Separately, Shore Capital reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of S & U in a research report on Tuesday, December 10th.

Shares of SUS stock opened at GBX 2,450 ($32.23) on Tuesday. The stock has a market cap of $296.94 million and a P/E ratio of 10.37. S & U has a one year low of GBX 1,725 ($22.69) and a one year high of GBX 2,460 ($32.36). The stock has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 2,156.60 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 2,123.22. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 74.47, a current ratio of 39.24 and a quick ratio of 39.24.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, March 13th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 20th will be issued a dividend of GBX 36 ($0.47) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, February 20th. This is a boost from S & U’s previous dividend of $34.00. This represents a dividend yield of 1.51%. S & U’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 0.36%.

In other S & U news, insider Guy Thompson sold 13,500 shares of S & U stock in a transaction on Tuesday, January 7th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 2,100 ($27.62), for a total transaction of £283,500 ($372,928.18).

S & U Company Profile

S&U plc provides consumer credit, motor finance, and property bridging finance services. The company was founded in 1938 and is headquartered in Solihull, the United Kingdom.

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