Anglo American plc (AAL) To Go Ex-Dividend on August 20th

Anglo American plc (LON:AAL) declared a dividend on Thursday, July 30th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 20th will be given a dividend of $0.28 per share by the mining company on Friday, September 25th. This represents a yield of 1.14%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 20th. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

LON AAL opened at GBX 1,870.20 ($23.02) on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $25.49 billion and a PE ratio of 6.82. Anglo American has a fifty-two week low of GBX 18.44 ($0.23) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 2,283.50 ($28.10). The business has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 1,884.22 and a two-hundred day moving average price of GBX 1,694.59. The company has a quick ratio of 1.19, a current ratio of 1.94 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 34.20.

In other news, insider Nonkululeko Nyembezi purchased 127 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, June 24th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 1,840 ($22.64) per share, with a total value of £2,336.80 ($2,875.71). Over the last three months, insiders have purchased 473 shares of company stock worth $772,506.

A number of equities analysts have weighed in on the company. Deutsche Bank restated a “buy” rating on shares of Anglo American in a report on Friday. Jefferies Financial Group restated a “buy” rating on shares of Anglo American in a report on Friday. Credit Suisse Group upped their price target on Anglo American from GBX 1,800 ($22.15) to GBX 2,020 ($24.86) and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a report on Wednesday, June 24th. Barclays restated an “overweight” rating on shares of Anglo American in a report on Monday, July 27th. Finally, Societe Generale upgraded Anglo American to a “buy” rating and decreased their price target for the stock from GBX 2,230 ($27.44) to GBX 1,900 ($23.38) in a report on Thursday, April 23rd. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and twelve have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Anglo American presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 1,935.63 ($23.82).

About Anglo American

Anglo American plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in exploring, mining, and processing various metals and minerals worldwide. The company explores for rough and polished diamonds, copper, platinum group metals, metallurgical and thermal coal, and iron; and nickel and manganese ores, as well as alloys.

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