Royal Bank of Canada (RY) Director Buys C$22,047.00 in Stock

Royal Bank of Canada (TSE:RY) (NYSE:RY) Director Jeffery William Yabuki bought 300 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 1st. The stock was bought at an average price of C$73.49 per share, for a total transaction of C$22,047.00.

Jeffery William Yabuki also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Tuesday, October 2nd, Jeffery William Yabuki bought 300 shares of Royal Bank of Canada stock. The stock was bought at an average price of C$80.53 per share, for a total transaction of C$24,159.00.
  • On Thursday, September 6th, Jeffery William Yabuki purchased 300 shares of Royal Bank of Canada stock. The shares were acquired at an average price of C$78.81 per share, for a total transaction of C$23,643.00.

Shares of TSE RY opened at C$95.75 on Monday. Royal Bank of Canada has a one year low of C$93.13 and a one year high of C$108.52.

Royal Bank of Canada (TSE:RY) (NYSE:RY) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, August 22nd. The financial services provider reported C$2.14 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of C$2.11 by C$0.03. The firm had revenue of C$11.03 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of C$10.75 billion.

The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 23rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 25th will be paid a $0.98 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, October 24th. This represents a $3.92 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.09%. This is an increase from Royal Bank of Canada’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.94.

A number of research analysts have recently weighed in on the company. National Bank Financial lifted their price target on Royal Bank of Canada from C$109.00 to C$111.00 and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Thursday, August 23rd. BMO Capital Markets lifted their price target on Royal Bank of Canada from C$106.00 to C$110.00 and gave the company a “market perform” rating in a report on Thursday, August 23rd. CIBC lifted their price target on Royal Bank of Canada from C$109.00 to C$110.00 in a report on Thursday, August 23rd. Finally, Eight Capital lifted their price target on Royal Bank of Canada from C$119.00 to C$122.00 in a report on Thursday, August 23rd. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. Royal Bank of Canada has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of C$111.80.

Royal Bank of Canada Company Profile

Royal Bank of Canada, together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified financial service company worldwide. The company's Personal & Commercial Banking segment offers personal and business banking services, as well as auto financing and retail investment products. This segment also provides a suite of financial products and services to individual, business clients, and public institutions through its branch, automated teller machines, online, mobile, and telephone banking networks, as well as through sales professionals.

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