Blackmores Limited (ASX:BKL) shares fell 0.2% during mid-day trading on Friday . The stock traded as low as A$76.49 ($54.25) and last traded at A$76.78 ($54.45), 104,799 shares were traded during mid-day trading. An increase of 27% from the average session volume of 82,514 shares. The stock had previously closed at A$76.90 ($54.54).

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 57.52, a quick ratio of 1.12 and a current ratio of 2.03. The firm’s 50 day moving average is A$84.10 and its 200-day moving average is A$92.28. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.33 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 24.83.

The company also recently disclosed a Final dividend, which was paid on Thursday, September 12th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 12th were issued a $0.70 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.05%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Tuesday, August 27th. Blackmores’s dividend payout ratio is currently 71.15%.

In other news, insider Christine Holman acquired 1,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, August 19th. The stock was purchased at an average price of A$64.90 ($46.03) per share, with a total value of A$64,900.00 ($46,028.37).

About Blackmores (ASX:BKL)

Blackmores Limited develops, sells, and markets natural health products for humans and animals in Australia, New Zealand, and Asia. The company offers vitamins, and herbal and mineral nutritional supplements. It also provides products for various conditions related to arthritis, joints, bones, and muscles; brain health; cold, flu, and immunity; digestive health; energy and exercise; everyday health; and eye health.

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