Equitable Group Inc. (TSE:EQB) insider Timothy James Wilson sold 1,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, October 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$56.02, for a total transaction of C$56,020.00.
Timothy James Wilson also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Monday, October 2nd, Timothy James Wilson sold 500 shares of Equitable Group stock. The shares were sold at an average price of C$56.94, for a total transaction of C$28,470.00.
Equitable Group Inc. (EQB) opened at 56.15 on Friday. The firm has a market cap of $925.18 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 5.88. Equitable Group Inc. has a 52-week low of $36.15 and a 52-week high of $74.66. The company has a 50-day moving average of $54.50 and a 200 day moving average of $56.14.
The firm also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, October 5th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 15th were issued a $0.24 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 14th. This represents a $0.96 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.71%. This is an increase from Equitable Group’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.23.
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Several equities research analysts recently weighed in on EQB shares. TD Securities reduced their target price on shares of Equitable Group from C$71.00 to C$68.00 in a research note on Monday, August 14th. CIBC set a C$75.00 target price on shares of Equitable Group and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Monday, September 25th. Finally, National Bank Financial upgraded shares of Equitable Group from an “underperform” rating to a “sector perform” rating and increased their target price for the company from C$47.00 to C$65.00 in a research note on Sunday, June 25th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. Equitable Group currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of C$64.40.
About Equitable Group
Equitable Group Inc is a financial services business that operates through its wholly owned subsidiary, Equitable Bank (the Bank). Equitable Bank serves retail and commercial customers across Canada with a range of savings solutions and mortgage lending products, offered under the Equitable Bank and EQ Bank brands.
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