Shares of Games Workshop Group PLC (LON:GAW) hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as GBX 2,850 ($38.65) and last traded at GBX 2,515 ($34.11), with a volume of 135777 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at GBX 2,515 ($34.11).
Separately, Peel Hunt reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 2,400 ($32.55) price objective on shares of Games Workshop Group in a report on Tuesday, November 14th.
The firm has a market cap of $798.90 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 1,572.78.
The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, January 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 21st will be issued a dividend of GBX 30 ($0.41) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 21st. This represents a dividend yield of 1.2%.
In other news, insider Kevin Rountree acquired 357 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, October 27th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 2,308 ($31.30) per share, for a total transaction of £8,239.56 ($11,173.80). Also, insider Rachel Tongue sold 3,924 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 2,285 ($30.99), for a total value of £89,663.40 ($121,593.98).
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About Games Workshop Group
Games Workshop Group PLC designs, manufactures and sells fantasy miniatures and related products. The Company’s segments include Sales channels, Product and supply, Central costs, Service centre costs and Royalties. The Sales channels segment includes Trade, which sells to independent retailers and includes magazine newsstand business and distributor sales from its publishing business (Black Library); Retail, which includes sales through retail stores, its visitor center and global exhibitions, and Mail order, which includes sales through its Web stores and digital sales.
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