Judges Scientific (LON:JDG) had its target price increased by Liberum Capital from GBX 4,135 ($54.03) to GBX 4,390 ($57.36) in a report published on Wednesday, Digital Look reports. Liberum Capital currently has a buy rating on the stock.

Separately, Shore Capital reissued a house stock rating on shares of Judges Scientific in a research report on Thursday, July 4th.

Shares of LON:JDG opened at GBX 3,735 ($48.80) on Wednesday. Judges Scientific has a 12 month low of GBX 2,080 ($27.18) and a 12 month high of GBX 3,625 ($47.37). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 48.15, a current ratio of 2.05 and a quick ratio of 1.44. The firm has a market capitalization of $232.35 million and a P/E ratio of 27.58. The company’s fifty day moving average price is GBX 3,463.78 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 3,220.68.

The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 3rd will be given a dividend of GBX 15 ($0.20) per share. This represents a yield of 0.41%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 3rd. Judges Scientific’s payout ratio is currently 0.30%.

About Judges Scientific

Judges Scientific plc designs, manufactures, and sells scientific instruments. The company operates in two segments, Materials Sciences Group and Vacuum Group. It offers equipment for engineering education and research used at universities, colleges, schools, and research centers; and research and development systems, primarily for the food, beverage, dairy, edible oil, and pharmaceutical industries.

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