Booker Group Plc (BOK) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BNP Paribas
Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by BNP Paribas in a research note issued to investors on Monday. They currently have a GBX 170 ($2.07) price objective on the stock. BNP Paribas’ price objective would suggest a potential downside of 6.75% from the stock’s previous close.
BOK has been the topic of a number of other research reports. HSBC reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 220 ($2.68) price objective on shares of Booker Group Plc in a report on Friday. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 198 ($2.41) price objective on shares of Booker Group Plc in a report on Tuesday, September 20th. Barclays PLC reissued an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 216 ($2.63) price objective on shares of Booker Group Plc in a report on Wednesday, September 14th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 215 ($2.62) price objective on shares of Booker Group Plc in a report on Friday. Finally, Investec reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 210 ($2.56) price objective on shares of Booker Group Plc in a report on Thursday. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company. Booker Group Plc has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 197.40 ($2.41).
Shares of Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) traded down 1.78% during midday trading on Monday, hitting GBX 182.30. The company had a trading volume of 4,243,200 shares. The company’s market cap is GBX 3.22 billion. Booker Group Plc has a 12 month low of GBX 147.80 and a 12 month high of GBX 192.00. The stock’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 179.73 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 173.74.
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The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 25th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 27th will be given a GBX 0.63 ($0.01) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 27th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.34%.
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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