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BT Group plc (LON:BT.A)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Barclays in a report issued on Friday. They currently have a GBX 450 ($7.64) target price on the stock.

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

A number of other firms have also recently commented on BT.A. Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of BT Group plc in a research note on Thursday. Separately, analysts at Jefferies Group raised their price target on shares of BT Group plc from GBX 440 ($7.47) to GBX 470 ($7.98) in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Finally, 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. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating, fourteen have assigned a buy rating and two have given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. BT Group plc currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 398.57 ($6.77).

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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