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Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Jefferies Group in a report issued on Monday, ARN reports. They currently have a GBX 750 ($12.63) price objective on the stock. Jefferies Group’s target price indicates a potential upside of 17.65% from the company’s current price.

Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Diploma PLC in a research note on Monday, May 12th. They now have a GBX 697 ($11.74) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at N 1 Singer reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Diploma PLC in a research note on Monday, May 12th. They now have a GBX 800 ($13.47) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at N+1 Singer reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Diploma PLC in a research note on Monday, May 12th. They now have a GBX 800 ($13.47) price target on the stock. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company. Diploma PLC currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 750.43 ($12.64).

Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM) opened at 637.50 on Monday. Diploma PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 527.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 799.50. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 682.3 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 703.2. The company’s market cap is £718.2 million.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which is scheduled for Wednesday, June 18th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 21st will be paid a dividend of GBX 5.40 ($0.09) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.79%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 21st.

Diploma PLC is an international group of businesses supplying specialized technical products and services.

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