Emis Group (LON:EMIS) insider Peter Southby bought 21 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, March 13th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 725 ($10.18) per share, with a total value of £152.25 ($213.71).
Peter Southby also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Tuesday, February 13th, Peter Southby bought 20 shares of Emis Group stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 725 ($10.18) per share, with a total value of £145 ($203.54).
- On Monday, January 15th, Peter Southby bought 16 shares of Emis Group stock. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 980 ($13.76) per share, with a total value of £156.80 ($220.10).
Emis Group stock traded up GBX 5 ($0.07) during trading on Friday, reaching GBX 820 ($11.51). The company had a trading volume of 45,421 shares, compared to its average volume of 171,465. Emis Group has a 1-year low of GBX 9.42 ($0.13) and a 1-year high of GBX 1,034 ($14.51).
Emis Group (LON:EMIS) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, March 14th. The company reported GBX 47.20 ($0.66) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of GBX 46.30 ($0.65) by GBX 0.90 ($0.01). Emis Group had a net margin of 10.88% and a return on equity of 14.91%. The company had revenue of £160.35 million for the quarter.
The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 29th will be paid a dividend of GBX 12.90 ($0.18) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 29th. This represents a yield of 1.56%.
Separately, Numis Securities raised shares of Emis Group to a “buy” rating and dropped their price target for the company from GBX 1,000 ($14.04) to GBX 880 ($12.35) in a research note on Wednesday, March 14th.
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Emis Group Company Profile
EMIS Group plc, through its subsidiaries, provides healthcare software, information technology, and related services for healthcare professionals in the United Kingdom. The company offers its products and solutions to deliver the patient care in various sectors comprising primary, secondary; child, community, and mental health; and community care, as well as community pharmacy sectors.
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