goeasy ltd. (TSE:GSY) raises dividend to $0.91 per share


goeasy ltd. (TSE: GSY- Get a rating) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 24, TickerTech reports. Shareholders of record on Friday April 8 will receive a dividend of 0.91 per share on Friday April 8. This represents a dividend of $3.64 on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.63%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 24. This is an increase from goeasy’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.66.

TSE GSY opened at C$138.24 on Tuesday. goeasy has a 52 week low of C$116.07 and a 52 week high of C$218.35. The company has a debt ratio of 209.19, a quick ratio of 15.28 and a current ratio of 15.34. The company has a market capitalization of C$2.24 billion and a P/E ratio of 9.46. The company has a fifty-day moving average of C$147.42 and a 200-day moving average of C$174.88.

GSY has been the subject of a number of research analyst reports. Raymond James upgraded goeasy shares from an “outperform” rating to a “strong buy” rating and set a price target of C$207.00 for the company in a Friday, March 11 report. TD Securities lowered its price target on goeasy shares from C$260.00 to C$240.00 and set a “buy” rating for the company in a Thursday, Jan. 27 research note. Finally, Scotiabank began covering goeasy shares in a research note on Monday, November 29. They issued a “holding” rating and a price target of C$206.00 for the company. One financial analyst gave the stock a hold rating, five gave the company a buy rating and one gave the company a high buy rating. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, the stock currently has an average buy rating and a consensus price target of C$213.25.

(A d)

China consumes 54% of the world’s copper. Yet China only exploits 8% of its copper needs, while plundering Africa, Latin America and South America for copper. The United States is scrambling to find new sources of copper. But there is a North American sweet spot for copper overlooked by China – for now.

Company Profile (Get a rating)

goeasy ltd. provides loans and other financial services to consumers in Canada. It also rents household products to consumers. The Company operates through two segments, Easyfinancial and Easyhome. The Easyfinancial segment provides unsecured and real estate secured installment loans, as well as secured savings loans; loan protection plans; and optional home and auto insurance products, which offer roadside assistance and a suite of other support services, as well as credit monitoring services.

See also

Dividend history for goeasy (TSE:GSY)

This instant alert was powered by MarketBeat’s narrative science technology and financial data to provide readers with the fastest and most accurate reports. This story was reviewed by MarketBeat’s editorial team prior to publication. Please send questions or comments about this story to [email protected]

Should you invest $1,000 in goeasy right now?

Before you consider goeasy, you’ll want to hear this.

MarketBeat tracks Wall Street’s top-rated, top-performing research analysts daily and the stocks they recommend to their clients. MarketBeat has identified the five stocks that top analysts are quietly whispering to their clients to buy now before the market takes off…and goeasy wasn’t on the list.

Although goeasy currently has a “Buy” rating among analysts, top-rated analysts believe these five stocks are better buys.

See the 5 actions here


Comments are closed.