British Sky Broadcasting Group plc’s “Hold” Rating Reiterated at Jefferies Group (BSY)
British Sky Broadcasting Group plc (LON:BSY)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by analysts at Jefferies Group in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. They currently have a GBX 925 ($15.46) price target on the stock. Jefferies Group’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 8.19% from the stock’s previous close.
A number of other firms have also recently commented on BSY. Analysts at Panmure Gordon reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of British Sky Broadcasting Group plc in a research note on Friday, August 8th. They now have a GBX 1,639 ($27.40) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Berenberg Bank raised their price target on shares of British Sky Broadcasting Group plc from GBX 680 ($11.37) to GBX 800 ($13.37) in a research note on Friday, August 8th. They now have a “sell” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Nomura reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of British Sky Broadcasting Group plc in a research note on Thursday, August 7th. They now have a GBX 900 ($15.05) price target on the stock. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have issued a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 937.40 ($15.67).
Shares of British Sky Broadcasting Group plc (LON:BSY) opened at 858.50 on Tuesday. British Sky Broadcasting Group plc has a 1-year low of GBX 773.708 and a 1-year high of GBX 943.281. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 881.7 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 892.2. The company’s market cap is £13.272 billion.
The company also recently declared a dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, December 5th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 13th will be given a dividend of GBX 20 ($0.33) per share. This represents a yield of 2.29%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 13th.
British Sky Broadcasting Group plc (LON:BSY) is an entertainment and communications provider.
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