Shares of Sprott Inc. (TSE:SII) passed below its 200-day moving average during trading on Wednesday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $3.14 and traded as low as $3.69. Sprott shares last traded at $3.73, with a volume of 68,322 shares changing hands.

Several analysts recently commented on the company. TD Securities upped their target price on Sprott from C$3.00 to C$3.75 and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, August 12th. Royal Bank of Canada boosted their price target on Sprott from C$2.50 to C$3.00 in a research note on Monday, July 22nd.

The company has a quick ratio of 1.86, a current ratio of 2.67 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 8.81. The company has a 50 day simple moving average of C$3.68 and a 200-day simple moving average of C$3.14. The stock has a market capitalization of $885.77 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 62.00.

The firm also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, September 3rd. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, September 3rd will be paid a $0.03 dividend. This represents a $0.12 annualized dividend and a yield of 3.18%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, August 16th. Sprott’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 200.00%.

About Sprott (TSE:SII)

Sprott Inc is a publicly owned asset management holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the firm provides asset management, portfolio management, wealth management, fund management, and administrative and consulting services to its clients. It offers mutual funds, hedge funds, and offshore funds, along with managed accounts.

Featured Story: Special Dividends

Receive News & Ratings for Sprott Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Sprott and related companies with's FREE daily email newsletter.