Jefferies Financial Group lowered shares of SCHRODERS/PAR VTG FPD 1 (LON:SDR) to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Monday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Several other equities analysts also recently issued reports on SDR. Shore Capital reissued a hold rating on shares of SCHRODERS/PAR VTG FPD 1 in a report on Thursday, August 1st. Goldman Sachs Group reissued a neutral rating on shares of SCHRODERS/PAR VTG FPD 1 in a report on Tuesday, June 4th. UBS Group downgraded shares of SCHRODERS/PAR VTG FPD 1 to a neutral rating and reduced their price target for the company from GBX 3,175 ($41.49) to GBX 2,950 ($38.55) in a report on Tuesday, August 13th. Finally, Barclays downgraded shares of SCHRODERS/PAR VTG FPD 1 to an equal weight rating and set a GBX 3,155 ($41.23) price target for the company. in a report on Monday, July 8th. Ten research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 3,020.88 ($39.47).

SDR stock opened at GBX 3,111 ($40.65) on Monday. SCHRODERS/PAR VTG FPD 1 has a 1-year low of GBX 2,289 ($29.91) and a 1-year high of GBX 3,226 ($42.15). The firm has a market cap of $8.77 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 18.70. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 12.25, a current ratio of 5.41 and a quick ratio of 5.02. The firm has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 2,865.38 and a two-hundred day moving average price of GBX 2,927.39.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, September 26th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 22nd will be issued a dividend of GBX 35 ($0.46) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.17%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 22nd. SCHRODERS/PAR VTG FPD 1’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 0.69%.

In related news, insider Michael W. R. Dobson sold 19,960 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, June 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 3,050 ($39.85), for a total value of £608,780 ($795,478.90). Also, insider Michael W. R. Dobson sold 12,083 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, July 4th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 3,153 ($41.20), for a total transaction of £380,976.99 ($497,813.92). In the last three months, insiders have sold 122,228 shares of company stock valued at $381,058,449.

About SCHRODERS/PAR VTG FPD 1

Schroders plc is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm also provides advisory and consultancy services. It provides its services to financial institutions, high net worth clients, large corporate, local authority, charitable entities, individuals, pension plans, government funds, insurance companies, and endowments.

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