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Investment analysts at Liberum Capital began coverage on shares of Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG) in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The firm set a “buy” rating and a GBX 476 ($7.98) price target on the stock. Liberum Capital’s price target points to a potential upside of 26.60% from the stock’s previous close.

A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on PAG. Analysts at Berenberg Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Paragon Group of Companies PLC in a research note on Thursday, May 22nd. They now have a GBX 450 ($7.54) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of Paragon Group of Companies PLC in a research note on Wednesday, May 21st. They now have a GBX 396 ($6.64) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Canaccord Genuity reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Paragon Group of Companies PLC in a research note on Tuesday, May 20th. They now have a GBX 453 ($7.59) price target on the stock. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and ten have given a buy rating to the company. Paragon Group of Companies PLC currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 398.92 ($6.69).

Shares of Paragon Group of Companies PLC (LON:PAG) traded up 0.03% on Thursday, hitting GBX 376.00. The stock had a trading volume of 582,393 shares. Paragon Group of Companies PLC has a one year low of GBX 281.575 and a one year high of GBX 426.10. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 374.3 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 373.1. The company’s market cap is £1.148 billion.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, July 25th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, July 2nd will be paid a dividend of GBX 3 ($0.05) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.78%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, July 2nd.

The Paragon Group of Companies PLC is an United Kingdom-based holding company, engaged in the first mortgage and consumer finance businesses.

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