Judges Scientific (LON:JDG) Shares Pass Above 200 Day Moving Average of $6,459.58

Judges Scientific plc (LON:JDG)’s share price crossed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Tuesday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of GBX 6,459.58 ($84.39) and traded as high as GBX 7,860 ($102.69). Judges Scientific shares last traded at GBX 7,860 ($102.69), with a volume of 27,652 shares.

A number of equities analysts have recently commented on JDG shares. Shore Capital restated a “house stock” rating on shares of Judges Scientific in a research note on Thursday, July 22nd. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 7,000 ($91.46) target price on shares of Judges Scientific in a report on Thursday, July 22nd.

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 63.13, a quick ratio of 1.38 and a current ratio of 1.92. The stock’s fifty day moving average price is GBX 7,091.70 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 6,468.38. The company has a market capitalization of £495.55 million and a P/E ratio of 49.28.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 5th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 7th will be issued a GBX 19 ($0.25) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 7th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.25%. Judges Scientific’s payout ratio is 0.35%.

About Judges Scientific (LON:JDG)

Judges Scientific plc manufactures and sells scientific instruments. The company operates in two segments, Materials Sciences and Vacuum. It offers engineering teaching and research equipment for universities, colleges, schools, and research centers; and research and development systems for food, beverage, dairy, edible oil, and pharmaceutical industries.

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