Henry Boot plc (LON:BOOT) declared a dividend on Monday, August 24th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 17th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.20 ($0.03) per share on Friday, October 16th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.86%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 17th. This is an increase from Henry Boot’s previous dividend of $1.30. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Shares of BOOT opened at GBX 260 ($3.40) on Wednesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 5.34, a quick ratio of 1.65 and a current ratio of 3.63. The company has a market cap of $346.26 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.36. Henry Boot has a 52-week low of GBX 180 ($2.35) and a 52-week high of GBX 351 ($4.59). The stock has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 253.41 and a two-hundred day moving average price of GBX 246.65.

Henry Boot (LON:BOOT) last posted its quarterly earnings results on Monday, August 24th. The company reported GBX 4.10 ($0.05) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter.

Separately, Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Henry Boot in a report on Wednesday, July 8th.

In related news, insider Darren Littlewood acquired 8,488 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, July 8th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 243 ($3.18) per share, with a total value of £20,625.84 ($26,951.31). Also, insider Gerald Jennings bought 8,250 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, July 24th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 241 ($3.15) per share, with a total value of £19,882.50 ($25,980.01).

About Henry Boot

Henry Boot PLC invests in, develops, and trades in properties in the United Kingdom. It operates through Property Investment and Development, Land Promotion, and Construction segments. The company develops commercial properties and family homes. It is also involved in acquiring, promoting, developing, and trading in land.

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