Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by Goldman Sachs Group Inc. in a research note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a GBX 198 ($2.45) price target on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group Inc.’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 6.97% from the stock’s previous close.

Several other research firms have also recently weighed in on BOK. Beaufort Securities cut Booker Group Plc to a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, July 7th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 175 ($2.17) price target on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research report on Thursday. BNP Paribas reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 170 ($2.10) price target on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research report on Thursday, September 29th. Barclays PLC upped their price target on Booker Group Plc from GBX 210 ($2.60) to GBX 216 ($2.67) and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 27th. Finally, HSBC reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 200 ($2.48) price target on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research report on Thursday, August 25th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Booker Group Plc presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 190.33 ($2.36).

Analyst Recommendations for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)

Shares of Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) opened at 186.5322 on Friday. The firm’s 50 day moving average is GBX 179.41 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 173.43. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 3.29 billion. Booker Group Plc has a one year low of GBX 147.80 and a one year high of GBX 192.00.

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The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 25th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 27th will be issued a GBX 0.63 ($0.01) dividend. This represents a yield of 0.34%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 27th.

About Booker Group Plc

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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