Games Workshop Group PLC (LON:GAW) Announces Dividend Increase – GBX 45 Per Share

Games Workshop Group PLC (LON:GAW) announced a dividend on Tuesday, January 14th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, January 23rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 45 ($0.59) per share on Monday, March 2nd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.65%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 23rd. This is a boost from Games Workshop Group’s previous dividend of $35.00. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

LON GAW opened at GBX 6,842.25 ($90.01) on Wednesday. The company has a market cap of $2.24 billion and a P/E ratio of 27.97. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 23.52, a current ratio of 2.04 and a quick ratio of 1.51. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 6,149.50 and a two-hundred day moving average of GBX 5,134.93. Games Workshop Group has a 1-year low of GBX 2,785 ($36.64) and a 1-year high of GBX 7,125 ($93.73).

Games Workshop Group (LON:GAW) last released its earnings results on Tuesday, January 14th. The company reported GBX 145.90 ($1.92) earnings per share for the quarter. On average, analysts anticipate that Games Workshop Group will post 17600.0001608 EPS for the current fiscal year.

In other news, insider Kevin Rountree bought 107 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, November 8th. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 5,022 ($66.06) per share, with a total value of £5,373.54 ($7,068.59).

Separately, Peel Hunt lifted their target price on Games Workshop Group from GBX 5,000 ($65.77) to GBX 7,000 ($92.08) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 14th.

About Games Workshop Group

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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Dividend History for Games Workshop Group (LON:GAW)

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