Games Workshop Group (LON:GAW) Given Buy Rating at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reiterated their buy rating on shares of Games Workshop Group (LON:GAW) in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday, March 27th, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Shares of Games Workshop Group stock traded up GBX 38 ($0.50) during trading hours on Wednesday, reaching GBX 3,894 ($50.88). 100,386 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 53,393. Games Workshop Group has a 52-week low of GBX 2,375 ($31.03) and a 52-week high of GBX 4,060 ($53.05). The firm has a market cap of $1.27 billion and a PE ratio of 20.79.

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 31st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, April 25th will be issued a dividend of GBX 35 ($0.46) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.94%. This is an increase from Games Workshop Group’s previous dividend of $25.00. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 25th. Games Workshop Group’s dividend payout ratio is presently 0.64%.

In other news, insider Kevin Rountree acquired 146 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, January 25th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 2,957 ($38.64) per share, for a total transaction of £4,317.22 ($5,641.21).

Games Workshop Group Company Profile

Games Workshop Group PLC, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, distributes, and retails miniature figures and games in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, North America, Australia, New Zealand, and Asia. The company offers games under the Warhammer: Age of Sigmar and Warhammer 40,000 names; Middle-earth battle games; book and box games; Blood Bowl and Necromunda standalone systems; and paint and tabletop miniatures support products.

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