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Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reiterated by research analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a report released on Thursday.

Shares of Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG) opened at 477.30 on Thursday. Dairy Crest Group plc has a 52-week low of GBX 422.70 and a 52-week high of GBX 560.50. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 458.3 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 494.9. The company’s market cap is £651.9 million.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which is scheduled for Thursday, August 7th. Investors of record on Wednesday, July 2nd will be paid a dividend of GBX 15.40 ($0.26) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 3.59%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, July 2nd.

A number of other firms have also recently commented on DCG. Analysts at Jefferies Group reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Dairy Crest Group plc in a research note on Thursday. They now have a GBX 490 ($8.35) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Goldman Sachs reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Dairy Crest Group plc in a research note on Wednesday, June 11th. They now have a GBX 377 ($6.42) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Oriel Securities Ltd reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Dairy Crest Group plc in a research note on Thursday, June 5th. They now have a GBX 485 ($8.26) price target on the stock. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. Dairy Crest Group plc has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 471.33 ($8.03).

Dairy Crest Group plc is an integrated dairy company. The Company is principally engaged in the manufacture, processing and distribution of milk and dairy products in the United Kingdom and Europe.

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