Overview: Thorn Group Limited, together with its subsidiaries, engages in leasing household goods and motor vehicles in Australia. It operates through four segments: Consumer Leasing, Credit Management, Equipment Finance, and Thorn Financial Services. The company offers a range of audio/visual products, kitchen and laundry appliances, computers, furniture, and fitness equipment through its Radio Rentals and Rentlo national store network. Thorn Group Limited operates 90 outlets.
Dividend: TGA is releasing a fully franked dividend of $0.065, taking effect on the 17th of June. Historically, the dividend paid is on par with previous years and currently represents a yield of approximately 2.8%. The annual dividend yield for this stock is approximately 4.75%. The dividend is payable after 30 days following the ex-dividend date.
A monthly peer comparison indicates an above-average yield for a stock with such liquidity.
Investment View: Thorn Group’s recent price action has shown considerable strength with a breakout of previous monthly consolidation. Our investment view incorporates a continuation of share price demand as well as the payment of a fully franked dividend following ex-date.
Protective stop losses are advised at a level of $2.15 to safe-guard against negative downside in the stock.
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