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Merlin Entertainments PLC (LON:MERL)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by Beaufort Securities in a research note issued on Friday.

A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on MERL. Analysts at Credit Suisse reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Merlin Entertainments PLC in a research note on Friday. They now have a GBX 380 ($6.45) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Merlin Entertainments PLC in a research note on Tuesday. They now have a GBX 430 ($7.30) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of Merlin Entertainments PLC in a research note on Tuesday, July 1st. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 406.57 ($6.90).

Shares of Merlin Entertainments PLC (LON:MERL) traded down 0.79% on Friday, hitting GBX 351.40. 386,330 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Merlin Entertainments PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 315.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 391.50. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 353.6 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 361.. The company’s market cap is £3.639 billion.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which is scheduled for Thursday, September 25th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, August 27th will be given a dividend of GBX 2 ($0.03) per share. This represents a yield of 0.56%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 27th.

Merlin Entertainments plc is entertainment company engaged in the operation of visitor attractions and theme park resorts in the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, North America and the Asia Pacific region.

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