Science Group (LON:SAG) Share Price Passes Above 200 Day Moving Average of $404.09

Shares of Science Group plc (LON:SAGGet Free Report) crossed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Thursday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of GBX 404.09 ($5.18) and traded as high as GBX 452.50 ($5.80). Science Group shares last traded at GBX 451 ($5.78), with a volume of 17,185 shares traded.

Science Group Price Performance

The company has a current ratio of 1.66, a quick ratio of 1.56 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 21.67. The business’s 50-day simple moving average is GBX 433.61 and its 200 day simple moving average is GBX 404.43. The company has a market capitalization of £204.74 million, a P/E ratio of 3,733.33 and a beta of 0.43.

Science Group Increases Dividend

The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, July 19th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 20th will be issued a GBX 8 ($0.10) dividend. This is an increase from Science Group’s previous dividend of $5.00. This represents a dividend yield of 2.14%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 20th. Science Group’s payout ratio is presently 6,666.67%.

Insider Buying and Selling

In other news, insider Daniel Edwards sold 71,667 shares of Science Group stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, May 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 464 ($5.94), for a total value of £332,534.88 ($426,053.66). Insiders own 24.62% of the company’s stock.

About Science Group

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Science Group plc, a science, engineering, and technology business company, provides consultancy services in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, North America, Asia, and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Services Operating Business, Product Operating Business, and Freehold Properties.

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