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Jefferies Group lifted their price target on shares of BT Group plc (LON:BT.A) from GBX 440 ($7.47) to GBX 470 ($7.98) in a research note issued on Wednesday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock.

BT.A has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at BNP Paribas raised their price target on shares of BT Group plc from GBX 340 ($5.77) to GBX 350 ($5.94) in a research note on Tuesday. They now have an “underperform” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Citigroup Inc. reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of BT Group plc in a research note on Tuesday. Finally, analysts at Oriel Securities Ltd reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of BT Group plc in a research note on Friday, June 13th. They now have a GBX 530 ($9.00) price target on the stock. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating, fourteen have issued a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the company. BT Group plc currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 400.91 ($6.81).

The company also recently announced a dividend, which is scheduled for Monday, September 8th. Investors of record on Wednesday, August 13th will be paid a dividend of GBX 7.50 ($0.13) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.94%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, August 13th.

BT Group plc is a communications services companies, serving the needs of customers in the United Kingdom and in more than 170 countries globally.

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