Knights Group Holdings PLC (LON:KGH) rose 0.3% during trading on Friday . The stock traded as high as GBX 313.76 ($4.10) and last traded at GBX 309 ($4.04), approximately 956 shares traded hands during trading. The stock had previously closed at GBX 308 ($4.02).

Separately, Numis Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Knights Group in a report on Tuesday, May 21st.

The firm has a market capitalization of $226.58 million and a PE ratio of 53.28. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 48.40, a current ratio of 1.84 and a quick ratio of 1.66. The firm has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 308.15 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 286.04.

The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, September 30th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 29th will be issued a dividend of GBX 1.27 ($0.02) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.45%. This is an increase from Knights Group’s previous dividend of $0.60. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 29th. Knights Group’s dividend payout ratio is currently 0.52%.

In other news, insider Balbinder Singh Johal sold 490,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, July 11th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 275 ($3.59), for a total transaction of £1,347,500 ($1,760,747.42).

About Knights Group (LON:KGH)

Knights Group Holdings plc provides legal and professional services in the United Kingdom. It offers corporate and commercial legal services. The company was founded in 1759 and is headquartered in Newcastle-under-Lyme, the United Kingdom.

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