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Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)‘s stock had its “add” rating restated by investment analysts at Westhouse Securities in a note issued to investors on Friday.

Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research note on Friday, August 1st. They now have a GBX 258 ($4.31) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Canaccord Genuity cut their price target on shares of Beazley PLC from GBX 290 ($4.85) to GBX 270 ($4.51) in a research note on Wednesday, July 23rd. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Berenberg Bank reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research note on Tuesday, July 22nd. They now have a GBX 278 ($4.65) price target on the stock. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 281 ($4.70).

Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) traded up 0.81% on Friday, hitting GBX 250.00. 902,880 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Beazley PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 199.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 282.70. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 250.5 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 254.5. The company’s market cap is £1.264 billion.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which is scheduled for Friday, August 29th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, July 30th will be given a dividend of GBX 3.10 ($0.05) per share. This represents a yield of 1.19%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, July 30th.

Beazley plc is a holding company engaged in global specialist risk insurance and reinsurance business.

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