Dignity Plc (LON:DTY) has earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the six brokerages that are currently covering the company. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and one has assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month price objective among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 2,669 ($33.03).

Several equities research analysts recently commented on the company. Beaufort Securities cut Dignity Plc to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, July 28th. Investec boosted their target price on Dignity Plc from GBX 2,550 ($31.56) to GBX 2,795 ($34.59) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 27th. Panmure Gordon cut Dignity Plc to a “hold” rating and set a GBX 2,750 ($34.03) target price on the stock. in a report on Wednesday, July 27th. Berenberg Bank raised Dignity Plc to a “buy” rating and boosted their target price for the stock from GBX 2,400 ($29.70) to GBX 2,825 ($34.96) in a report on Friday, July 1st. Finally, Peel Hunt boosted their target price on Dignity Plc from GBX 2,000 ($24.75) to GBX 2,400 ($29.70) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 27th.

In other Dignity Plc news, insider Davies,Andrew sold 32,405 shares of Dignity Plc stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 5th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 2,641 ($32.69), for a total value of £855,816.05 ($1,059,178.28).

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Shares of Dignity Plc (LON:DTY) traded down 0.53% on Monday, hitting GBX 2805.00. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 105,988 shares. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 2,766.22 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 2,616.60. The company’s market cap is GBX 1.39 billion. Dignity Plc has a 52 week low of GBX 2,182.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 2,940.00.

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 28th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 22nd will be given a GBX 7.85 ($0.10) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 22nd. This represents a yield of 0.29%.

Dignity Plc Company Profile

Dignity plc is a United Kingdom-based provider of funeral related services in the United Kingdom. The Company operates through three segments: funeral services, crematoria and pre-arranged funeral plans. The Company’s funeral services relate to the provision of funerals and ancillary items, such as memorials and floral tributes.

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