Polar Capital Holdings plc (LON:POLR) declared a dividend on Monday, June 22nd, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Investors of record on Thursday, July 2nd will be given a dividend of GBX 25 ($0.31) per share on Friday, July 31st. This represents a yield of 4.81%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 2nd. This is a boost from Polar Capital’s previous dividend of $8.00. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

POLR opened at GBX 499 ($6.14) on Tuesday. Polar Capital has a one year low of GBX 282 ($3.47) and a one year high of GBX 626 ($7.70). The stock has a market capitalization of $490.90 million and a PE ratio of 12.08. The business’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 446.04 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 475.44.

In other Polar Capital news, insider Brian J. D. Ashford-Russell sold 250,110 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 24th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 492 ($6.05), for a total transaction of £1,230,541.20 ($1,514,325.87). Also, insider Brian J. D. Ashford-Russell sold 56,654 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Friday, June 26th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 501 ($6.17), for a total value of £283,836.54 ($349,294.29).

A number of research firms recently commented on POLR. Shore Capital upped their price objective on Polar Capital from GBX 500 ($6.15) to GBX 600 ($7.38) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, June 24th. Peel Hunt upped their price objective on Polar Capital from GBX 580 ($7.14) to GBX 620 ($7.63) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, June 22nd.

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