Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research note issued on Monday.

Other analysts have also issued reports about the company. Numis Securities Ltd reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research note on Friday, July 22nd. Shore Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a report on Friday, July 22nd. Finally, Peel Hunt restated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 360 ($4.70) price objective on shares of Beazley PLC in a report on Monday, July 25th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 354.50 ($4.63).

Analyst Recommendations for Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)

Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) opened at 399.90 on Monday. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 2.05 billion. Beazley PLC has a one year low of GBX 313.90 and a one year high of GBX 408.40. The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 397.77 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 367.30.

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The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Friday, August 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 4th were paid a dividend of GBX 3.50 ($0.05) per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, August 4th. This represents a yield of 0.9%.

In other Beazley PLC news, insider Sauerland,John acquired 10,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, September 13th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 408 ($5.33) per share, for a total transaction of £40,800 ($53,256.75).

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