YouGov Plc (YOU) Posts Quarterly Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.20 EPS
YouGov Plc (LON:YOU) released its earnings results on Monday. The company reported GBX 10.90 ($0.14) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of GBX 10.70 ($0.14) by GBX 0.20 ($0.00), Bloomberg Earnings reports. The firm had revenue of GBX 1,070.50 billion during the quarter. YouGov Plc had a net margin of 2.86% and a return on equity of 3.86%.
Shares of YouGov Plc (YOU) traded up 0.81% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching GBX 310.00. 15,000 shares of the company were exchanged. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 325.59 million. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 276.53 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 273.69. YouGov Plc has a 52 week low of GBX 215.25 and a 52 week high of GBX 314.80.
The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, December 11th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 30th will be issued a dividend of GBX 2 ($0.03) per share. This is a positive change from YouGov Plc’s previous dividend of $1.40. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 30th. This represents a yield of 0.67%.
Separately, Numis Securities Ltd lifted their price objective on shares of YouGov Plc from GBX 292 ($3.84) to GBX 306 ($4.02) and gave the company an “add” rating in a report on Friday, August 4th.
In other YouGov Plc news, insider Doug Rivers sold 250,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, July 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 260 ($3.42), for a total value of £650,000 ($854,588.48).
YouGov Plc Company Profile
YouGov plc is a United Kingdom-based data and analytics company. The Company’s segments include Custom Research, Data Products and Data Services. Its suite of products and services include syndicated data products (YouGov BrandIndex, YouGov Profiles, YouGov Pulse and YouGov Reports); data services, including the YouGov Omnibus, and Custom Research.
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