UIL Ltd (LON:UTL) insider Peter Burrows purchased 60,000 shares of UIL stock in a transaction on Thursday, September 19th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 248 ($3.24) per share, for a total transaction of £148,800 ($194,433.56).
Shares of LON UTL traded up GBX 9 ($0.12) during trading on Friday, reaching GBX 258 ($3.37). The company had a trading volume of 47,634 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,313. The company’s fifty day moving average price is GBX 239.28 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 168.61. UIL Ltd has a 12 month low of GBX 3.17 ($0.04) and a 12 month high of GBX 259.76 ($3.39). The stock has a market cap of $227.77 million and a P/E ratio of 7.07. The company has a quick ratio of 0.19, a current ratio of 0.91 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 76.81.
The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 27th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 5th will be given a GBX 1.88 ($0.02) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 5th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.8%. UIL’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 0.19%.
UIL Limited is a closed-ended equity mutual fund launched and managed by ICM Limited. The fund invests in public equity markets across the globe. It seeks to invest in stocks of companies operating in the infrastructure, utility, and related sectors including water, sewerage, waste, electricity, gas, telecommunications, ports, airports, service, rail, roads, and any business with essential service or monopolistic characteristics.
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