London Stock Exchange Group plc (LON:LSEG) to Issue GBX 31.70 Dividend

London Stock Exchange Group plc (LON:LSEGGet Rating) declared a dividend on Friday, August 5th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 18th will be paid a dividend of GBX 31.70 ($0.39) per share on Tuesday, September 20th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.39%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 18th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

London Stock Exchange Group Stock Up 1.6 %

Shares of London Stock Exchange Group stock opened at GBX 8,278 ($101.43) on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 32.80, a quick ratio of 0.01 and a current ratio of 1.00. London Stock Exchange Group has a 52-week low of GBX 6,230 ($76.34) and a 52-week high of GBX 8,546 ($104.72). The stock has a market capitalization of £46.63 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 8,446.94. The company’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 7,543.93 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 7,496.37.

Analysts Set New Price Targets

Several analysts recently weighed in on LSEG shares. Berenberg Bank reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a £100 ($122.53) price target on shares of London Stock Exchange Group in a report on Wednesday, April 27th. Barclays restated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 9,200 ($112.73) target price on shares of London Stock Exchange Group in a report on Monday, May 23rd. Morgan Stanley restated an “overweight” rating on shares of London Stock Exchange Group in a report on Wednesday, May 11th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a £103 ($126.21) price target on shares of London Stock Exchange Group in a research report on Friday, May 6th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. According to data from MarketBeat.com, the company presently has an average rating of “Moderate Buy” and an average price target of GBX 9,177.14 ($112.45).

London Stock Exchange Group Company Profile

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London Stock Exchange Group plc engages in the market infrastructure business primarily in the United Kingdom, the United States, other European countries, Asia, and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Data & Analytics, Capital Markets, and Post Trade. It operates a range of international equity, fixed income, exchange-traded funds/exchange-trading, and foreign exchange markets, including London Stock Exchange, AIM, Turquoise, CurveGlobal, FXall, and Tradeweb.

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