Shares of N Brown Group plc (LON:BWNG) have received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the eight analysts that are presently covering the firm. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have issued a hold recommendation and two have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month target price among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 233.57 ($3.01).

A number of equities analysts have recently commented on the stock. HSBC Holdings plc raised their price objective on shares of N Brown Group plc from GBX 205 ($2.65) to GBX 215 ($2.78) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, January 20th. N+1 Singer reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 300 ($3.87) price objective on shares of N Brown Group plc in a report on Wednesday, May 3rd. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “house stock” rating on shares of N Brown Group plc in a report on Friday, May 12th. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “reduce” rating and set a GBX 200 ($2.58) price objective on shares of N Brown Group plc in a report on Friday, February 24th. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 230 ($2.97) price objective on shares of N Brown Group plc in a report on Tuesday, May 2nd.

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Shares of N Brown Group plc (LON:BWNG) traded up 0.75% during midday trading on Friday, hitting GBX 267.25. 108,904 shares of the company were exchanged. N Brown Group plc has a one year low of GBX 159.90 and a one year high of GBX 270.50. The stock’s market cap is GBX 755.75 million. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 235.51 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 216.05.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 4th. Investors of record on Thursday, July 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 8.56 ($0.11) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, July 6th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.57%. This is a boost from N Brown Group plc’s previous dividend of $5.67.

About N Brown Group plc

N Brown Group plc is a digital specialist fit fashion retailer. The Company offers customers a range of products in clothing, footwear and home wares. The Company is a multichannel retailer. It operates through the Home Shopping segment. Its power brands include JD Williams, Simply Be and Jacamo. JD Williams is a department store concept offering style for 50-plus customers and their families.

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