Stephen Pearce Buys 8 Shares of Anglo American plc (LON:AAL) Stock

Anglo American plc (LON:AAL) insider Stephen Pearce acquired 8 shares of Anglo American stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 14th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 1,851 ($24.19) per share, for a total transaction of £148.08 ($193.49).

Stephen Pearce also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Monday, July 15th, Stephen Pearce acquired 7 shares of Anglo American stock. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 2,178 ($28.46) per share, for a total transaction of £152.46 ($199.22).

LON AAL opened at GBX 1,698.40 ($22.19) on Friday. The business’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 2,065.99 and its two-hundred day moving average price is GBX 2,032.60. Anglo American plc has a 12 month low of GBX 1,433.80 ($18.74) and a 12 month high of GBX 2,294 ($29.98). The firm has a market capitalization of $23.54 billion and a PE ratio of 5.31. The company has a current ratio of 2.30, a quick ratio of 1.55 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 33.15.

The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 20th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 15th will be given a $0.62 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 2.23%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 15th. This is a positive change from Anglo American’s previous dividend of $0.51. Anglo American’s payout ratio is 0.28%.

A number of equities research analysts recently weighed in on AAL shares. Goldman Sachs Group restated a “buy” rating on shares of Anglo American in a research report on Tuesday, August 13th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reduced their price objective on Anglo American from GBX 2,280 ($29.79) to GBX 2,230 ($29.14) and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, August 12th. Liberum Capital restated a “hold” rating on shares of Anglo American in a research report on Friday, August 9th. Societe Generale upgraded Anglo American to a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, May 23rd. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada restated a “top pick” rating on shares of Anglo American in a research report on Friday, July 26th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating, eight have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 2,128 ($27.81).

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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