Games Workshop Group (LON:GAW) Sets New 1-Year High at $5,660.00

Shares of Games Workshop Group PLC (LON:GAW) reached a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Thursday . The stock traded as high as GBX 5,660 ($73.96) and last traded at GBX 5,590 ($73.04), with a volume of 3920 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 5,645 ($73.76).

Several research firms have recently issued reports on GAW. Liberum Capital began coverage on Games Workshop Group in a report on Wednesday, September 18th. They set a “buy” rating and a GBX 4,750 ($62.07) price objective on the stock. Peel Hunt raised their price objective on Games Workshop Group from GBX 4,750 ($62.07) to GBX 5,000 ($65.33) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, November 8th.

The firm has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 4,686.46 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 4,597.06. The firm has a market cap of $1.83 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 27.84.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Friday, November 8th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 26th were given a GBX 35 ($0.46) dividend. This is a positive change from Games Workshop Group’s previous dividend of $30.00. This represents a dividend yield of 0.73%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 26th. Games Workshop Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 0.62%.

In other news, insider Kevin Rountree bought 95 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 13th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 4,671 ($61.03) per share, with a total value of £4,437.45 ($5,798.31).

About Games Workshop Group (LON:GAW)

Games Workshop Group PLC, together with its subsidiaries, designs, manufactures, distributes, and retails miniature figures and games in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, North America, Australia, New Zealand, and Asia. The company offers games under the Warhammer: Age of Sigmar and Warhammer 40,000 names; Middle-earth battle games; book and box games; Blood Bowl and Necromunda standalone systems; and paint and tabletop miniatures support products.

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