Booker Group Plc (BOK) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BNP Paribas
Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at BNP Paribas in a research note issued to investors on Monday. They currently have a GBX 170 ($2.10) price target on the stock. BNP Paribas’ price objective would indicate a potential downside of 7.36% from the stock’s previous close.
A number of other research firms have also recently commented on BOK. HSBC reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 220 ($2.72) target price on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research note on Friday. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 198 ($2.45) target price on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research note on Tuesday, September 20th. Barclays PLC reissued an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 216 ($2.67) target price on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research note on Wednesday, September 14th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 215 ($2.66) target price on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research note on Friday. Finally, Investec reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 210 ($2.60) target price on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research note on Thursday. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 197.40 ($2.44).
Shares of Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) opened at 183.13 on Monday. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 179.59 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 173.52. Booker Group Plc has a 52 week low of GBX 147.80 and a 52 week high of GBX 192.00. The company’s market cap is GBX 3.23 billion.
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The company also recently announced 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. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 27th. This represents a 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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