Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR) announced a dividend on Monday, December 11th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 28th will be given a dividend of GBX 6 ($0.08) per share on Friday, January 12th. This represents a yield of 1.16%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 28th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

Polar Capital (POLR) traded up GBX 1 ($0.01) on Friday, reaching GBX 530.50 ($7.14). 2,871 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 28,764. The firm has a market cap of $492.46 and a PE ratio of 2,652.50. Polar Capital has a 52-week low of GBX 294.25 ($3.96) and a 52-week high of GBX 533 ($7.17).

Several equities research analysts have recently commented on POLR shares. Numis Securities lifted their price target on shares of Polar Capital from GBX 485 ($6.53) to GBX 490 ($6.59) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, November 2nd. Shore Capital reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Polar Capital in a research report on Monday, December 11th. Canaccord Genuity reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 500 ($6.73) price target on shares of Polar Capital in a research report on Thursday, September 21st. Peel Hunt reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 560 ($7.54) price target on shares of Polar Capital in a research report on Thursday, November 16th. Finally, Investec reiterated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 510 ($6.86) price target on shares of Polar Capital in a research report on Monday, December 11th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 524 ($7.05).

In other Polar Capital news, insider Hugh Aldous acquired 10,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, October 12th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 500 ($6.73) per share, with a total value of £50,000 ($67,294.75). Also, insider Tim Woolley sold 868,073 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, October 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 450 ($6.06), for a total transaction of £3,906,328.50 ($5,257,508.08).

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Polar Capital Company Profile

Polar Capital Holdings plc is an investment management company. The Company is engaged in the provision of investment management and advisory services. The Company offers professional and institutional investors a range of geographical and sector investment opportunities. The Company offers fundamental funds diversified by asset class, geographical, sectoral specialization, strategy and structure.

Dividend History for Polar Capital (LON:POLR)

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