Aurizon (ASX:AZJ) Stock Passes Below 200-Day Moving Average of $5.08

Aurizon Holdings Ltd (ASX:AZJ) shares crossed below its 200-day moving average during trading on Friday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $5.08 and traded as low as $5.79. Aurizon shares last traded at $5.83, with a volume of 7,046,658 shares changing hands.

The firm has a market cap of $11.60 billion and a PE ratio of 24.39. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 73.09, a quick ratio of 0.54 and a current ratio of 0.78. The company’s 50-day simple moving average is A$5.72 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is A$5.08.

The company also recently declared a Final dividend, which will be paid on Monday, September 23rd. Shareholders of record on Monday, September 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.124 per share. The ex-dividend date is Monday, August 26th. This represents a yield of 2.06%. Aurizon’s payout ratio is currently 100.42%.

In other news, insider Marcelo Bastos purchased 8,547 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 15th. The stock was acquired at an average price of A$5.85 ($4.15) per share, with a total value of A$49,999.95 ($35,460.96).

About Aurizon (ASX:AZJ)

Aurizon Holdings Limited, through its subsidiaries, operates an integrated heavy haul freight railway operator in Australia. It operates through Network, Coal, Bulk, and Other segments. The company transports various commodities, including mining, agricultural, industrial, and retail products; and retail goods and groceries across small and big towns, and cities, as well as coal and iron ore.

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