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Investment analysts at Oriel Securities Ltd hoisted their price target on shares of Britvic Plc (LON:BVIC) from GBX 750 ($12.61) to GBX 830 ($13.95) in a note issued to investors on Thursday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Oriel Securities Ltd’s price objective points to a potential upside of 8.50% from the stock’s previous close.

A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on BVIC. Analysts at Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Britvic Plc in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a GBX 765 ($12.86) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised their price target on shares of Britvic Plc from GBX 650 ($10.93) to GBX 730 ($12.27) in a research note on Wednesday, June 4th. They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Citigroup Inc. reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Britvic Plc in a research note on Tuesday, June 3rd. They now have a GBX 850 ($14.29) price target on the stock. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Britvic Plc has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 782.82 ($13.16).

Britvic Plc (LON:BVIC) traded down 0.20% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting GBX 763.50. 111,255 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Britvic Plc has a 52 week low of GBX 459.80 and a 52 week high of GBX 784.00. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 737.1 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 714.5. The company’s market cap is £1.883 billion.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, July 11th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, May 28th will be paid a dividend of GBX 6.10 ($0.10) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.82%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, May 28th.

Britvic PLC (LON:BVIC) and its subsidiaries, together, operate in the soft drinks manufacturing and distribution industry, principally in the United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland and France.

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