Shares of Bovis Homes Group plc (LON:BVS) have been assigned an average rating of “Hold” from the thirteen research firms that are currently covering the stock. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have assigned a hold recommendation and five have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price target among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 893.96 ($11.63).

A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on BVS shares. Jefferies Group LLC upgraded shares of Bovis Homes Group plc from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and boosted their price target for the stock from GBX 771 ($10.03) to GBX 1,041 ($13.54) in a research report on Tuesday, April 18th. Liberum Capital restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 911 ($11.85) price target on shares of Bovis Homes Group plc in a research report on Tuesday, March 28th. Deutsche Bank AG restated a “hold” rating on shares of Bovis Homes Group plc in a research report on Wednesday, February 8th. Peel Hunt restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 820 ($10.67) price target (down from GBX 920 ($11.97)) on shares of Bovis Homes Group plc in a research report on Monday, February 20th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 1,070 ($13.92) price target on shares of Bovis Homes Group plc in a research report on Tuesday, March 14th.

In other news, insider Greg Fitzgerald bought 15,825 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, April 21st. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 920 ($11.97) per share, for a total transaction of £145,590 ($189,397.68). Insiders acquired a total of 15,858 shares of company stock worth $14,589,181 over the last quarter.

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Shares of Bovis Homes Group plc (LON:BVS) opened at 920.00 on Tuesday. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 909.04 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 849.83. Bovis Homes Group plc has a 12 month low of GBX 430.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 1,028.00. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 1.23 billion.

About Bovis Homes Group plc

Bovis Homes Group PLC is a United Kingdom-based company, which is engaged in designing, building and sale of houses for both private customers and Registered Social Landlords. The Company offers a portfolio of properties, including one bedroom apartments, two bedroom apartments, five bedroom apartments and six bedroom detached family homes.

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