James Fisher & Sons (LON:FSJ) insider Malcolm S. Paul purchased 8,000 shares of James Fisher & Sons stock in a transaction dated Thursday, April 5th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 1,525 ($21.55) per share, for a total transaction of £122,000 ($172,438.16).
Shares of LON:FSJ opened at GBX 1,574 ($22.25) on Monday. James Fisher & Sons has a 1-year low of GBX 1,340 ($18.94) and a 1-year high of GBX 1,775 ($25.09).
The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 11th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 5th will be paid a GBX 19.30 ($0.27) dividend. This is a positive change from James Fisher & Sons’s previous dividend of $9.40. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 5th. This represents a yield of 1.21%.
Several brokerages have commented on FSJ. Numis Securities restated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 1,560 ($22.05) price target on shares of James Fisher & Sons in a research note on Wednesday, February 28th. Jefferies Group reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 1,630 ($23.04) price objective on shares of James Fisher & Sons in a report on Thursday, February 22nd.
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About James Fisher & Sons
James Fisher and Sons plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides marine and specialist engineering services worldwide. It operates through four segments: Marine Support, Specialist Technical, Offshore Oil, and Tankships. The Marine Support segment engages in the provision of ship to ship transfer services; diving and marine consultancy services; integrated marine contract services; mass-flow excavation services; marine and diving services; and products that measure and monitor structural stress, and instrumentation and testing materials to marine, oil and gas, renewables, defense, civil, and construction end markets.
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