Pets at Home Group Plc (LON:PETS) announced a dividend on Tuesday, November 28th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 7th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.50 ($0.03) per share on Friday, January 12th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.49%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 7th. The official announcement can be viewed at this link.

Pets at Home Group (PETS) traded down GBX 0.80 ($0.01) during trading hours on Wednesday, hitting GBX 169.90 ($2.29). 1,079,845 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,890,000. Pets at Home Group has a 12 month low of GBX 154.10 ($2.07) and a 12 month high of GBX 246.30 ($3.31).

Pets at Home Group (LON:PETS) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, November 28th. The company reported GBX 6.70 ($0.09) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of GBX 6.60 ($0.09) by GBX 0.10 ($0.00). The business had revenue of £468.01 million for the quarter. Pets at Home Group had a return on equity of 9.78% and a net margin of 9.97%.

Several equities analysts have recently weighed in on PETS shares. Beaufort Securities reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Pets at Home Group in a research report on Wednesday, November 29th. Numis Securities reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 200 ($2.69) target price on shares of Pets at Home Group in a research report on Tuesday, November 28th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Pets at Home Group in a research report on Tuesday, October 10th. Berenberg Bank reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 230 ($3.10) price objective on shares of Pets at Home Group in a research report on Friday, September 22nd. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 172 ($2.31) price objective on shares of Pets at Home Group in a research report on Thursday, November 30th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. Pets at Home Group currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 195.71 ($2.63).

In other Pets at Home Group news, insider Sharon Flood acquired 10,157 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Monday, December 4th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 167 ($2.25) per share, with a total value of £16,962.19 ($22,829.33).

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About Pets at Home Group

Pets at Home Group Plc is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company is a retailer of pet food, pet products and pet-related services. The Company is also the operator of an animal veterinary business and pet grooming salons and the multi-channel equestrian retailer, Ride-away. The Company has a format, dog focused high street store called Barkers, which offers premium products and services targeted at highly engaged dog owners.

Dividend History for Pets at Home Group (LON:PETS)

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