RPS Group plc Given Consensus Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages (LON:RPS)
RPS Group plc (LON:RPS) has earned an average rating of “Buy” from the eight ratings firms that are presently covering the company, AnalystRatings.NET reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month target price among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 325.25 ($5.38).
RPS Group plc (LON:RPS) traded up 3.75% on Wednesday, hitting GBX 290.80. 117,860 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. RPS Group plc has a 52 week low of GBX 235.10 and a 52 week high of GBX 360.40. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 265.3 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 293.6. The company’s market cap is £637.4 million.
The company also recently announced a dividend, which is scheduled for Thursday, October 16th. Investors of record on Wednesday, September 17th will be paid a dividend of GBX 4.05 ($0.07) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.58%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, September 17th.
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on RPS shares. Analysts at Peel Hunt reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of RPS Group plc in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a GBX 302 ($5.00) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of RPS Group plc in a research note on Wednesday, August 13th. They now have a GBX 315 ($5.21) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of RPS Group plc in a research note on Friday, August 8th. They now have a GBX 350 ($5.79) price target on the stock.
RPS Group Plc is an international consultancy providing independent advice upon the exploration and production of oil and gas and other natural resources, and the development and management of the built and natural environment.
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