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Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL) announced a dividend on Tuesday, August 26th, Analyst RN reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 6th will be paid a dividend of GBX 11 ($0.18) per share on Friday, January 2nd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.67%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 6th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.

A number of research firms have recently commented on BNZL. Analysts at RBC Capital raised their price target on shares of Bunzl plc from GBX 1,420 ($23.56) to GBX 1,470 ($24.39) in a research note on Wednesday, August 27th. They now have an “underperform” rating on the stock. On a related note, analysts at Berenberg Bank reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Bunzl plc in a research note on Wednesday, August 27th. They now have a GBX 1,350 ($22.40) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Deutsche Bank raised their price target on shares of Bunzl plc from GBX 1,508 ($25.02) to GBX 1,565 ($25.97) in a research note on Tuesday, August 26th. They now have a “hold” rating on the stock. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 1,529.50 ($25.38).

Shares of Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL) opened at 1645.9999 on Monday. Bunzl plc has a one year low of GBX 1287.00 and a one year high of GBX 1710.292. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1617. and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1612.81. The company’s market cap is £5.369 billion.

Bunzl plc is engaged in providing value added distribution and outsourcing services in the Americas, Europe and Australasia.

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