AGL Energy Limited (ASX:AGL) insider Leslie Hosking bought 3,000 shares of AGL Energy stock in a transaction dated Monday, August 12th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of A$19.08 ($13.53) per share, with a total value of A$57,240.00 ($40,595.74).

Shares of AGL Energy stock traded down A$0.29 ($0.21) on Thursday, hitting A$18.78 ($13.32). The stock had a trading volume of 2,287,079 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,560,000. AGL Energy Limited has a 52-week low of A$17.44 ($12.37) and a 52-week high of A$23.21 ($16.46). The company has a current ratio of 1.33, a quick ratio of 1.06 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 33.78. The firm has a market cap of $12.51 billion and a PE ratio of 13.63. The business has a 50 day moving average price of A$20.37.

The company also recently announced a Final dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 20th. Stockholders of record on Friday, September 20th will be issued a $0.64 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 3.32%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 21st. AGL Energy’s payout ratio is currently 85.63%.

About AGL Energy

AGL Energy Limited provides energy to residential and business customers in Australia. The company operates in four segments: Customer Markets, Wholesale Markets, Group Operations, and Investments segments. It is involved in generating electricity through thermal, hydro, wind, and solar power generation plants; gas storage activities; and the retail sale of electricity, gas, solar, and energy products and services.

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