Booker Group Plc (BOK) Rating Reiterated by HSBC
Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at HSBC in a research report issued on Friday. They currently have a GBX 220 ($2.72) target price on the stock. HSBC’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 18.85% from the company’s previous close.
Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 198 ($2.45) target price on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Investec reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 210 ($2.60) target price on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research report on Thursday. Peel Hunt reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 200 ($2.48) target price on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research report on Thursday. Beaufort Securities lowered Booker Group Plc to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, September 16th. Finally, Shore Capital reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 175 ($2.17) target price on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research report on Thursday. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 190.33 ($2.36).
Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) opened at 185.80 on Friday. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 179.41 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 173.43. The stock’s market cap is GBX 3.28 billion. Booker Group Plc has a 52-week low of GBX 147.80 and a 52-week high of GBX 192.00.
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The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 27th will be paid a GBX 0.63 ($0.01) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 27th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.34%.
Booker Group Plc Company Profile
Booker Group plc is a food wholesaler. The Company operates through wholesaling activities segment. The Company offers a range of grocery, tobacco, alcoholic products and other products. It comprises Booker Wholesale, Makro, Booker Direct, Classic Drinks, Ritter Courivaud, Chef Direct, Premier, Family Shopper, Budgens, Londis and Booker India.
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