Northgate plc (LON:NTG)’s share price passed above its two hundred day moving average during trading on Monday . The stock has a two hundred day moving average of $0.00 and traded as high as $336.50. Northgate shares last traded at $332.00, with a volume of 307,183 shares changing hands.

A number of analysts have recently commented on the company. Barclays restated a “hold” rating on shares of Mettler-Toledo International in a report on Wednesday, May 15th. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating on shares of Sensyne Health in a report on Monday, June 24th. Finally, Numis Securities restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 3,600 ($47.04) price target on shares of in a report on Friday, June 14th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 473 ($6.18).

The company has a current ratio of 1.06, a quick ratio of 0.83 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 84.03. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 333.15. The company has a market capitalization of $442.33 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 8.78.

The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 27th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 15th will be given a GBX 12.10 ($0.16) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 15th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.82%. This is an increase from Northgate’s previous dividend of $6.20. Northgate’s payout ratio is currently 0.48%.

About Northgate (LON:NTG)

Northgate plc provides light commercial vehicle hire services in the United Kingdom, Spain, and the Republic of Ireland. It also sells used vehicles; supplies other related goods and services; and offers fleet management services. The company operates a fleet of 52,900 vehicles in the United Kingdom; and a fleet of 48,000 vehicles in Spain.

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