Shares of Land Securities Group plc (LON:LAND) have been given an average rating of “Hold” by the fourteen brokerages that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, ten have given a hold recommendation and two have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,077.69 ($13.71).

A number of research firms have commented on LAND. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 1,114 ($14.17) target price on shares of Land Securities Group plc in a research report on Thursday, June 15th. J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 1,200 ($15.26) target price on shares of Land Securities Group plc in a research report on Wednesday, May 31st. Liberum Capital upped their target price on shares of Land Securities Group plc from GBX 950 ($12.08) to GBX 1,000 ($12.72) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, May 26th. Peel Hunt reaffirmed an “add” rating and issued a GBX 1,150 ($14.63) target price on shares of Land Securities Group plc in a research report on Thursday, May 25th. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 950 ($12.08) target price on shares of Land Securities Group plc in a research report on Wednesday, April 26th.

In other Land Securities Group plc news, insider Martin F. Greenslade purchased 6,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, March 29th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 1,042 ($13.25) per share, for a total transaction of £62,520 ($79,521.75).

Land Securities Group plc (LON LAND) traded down 0.88% on Tuesday, reaching GBX 1019.00. 1,772,909 shares of the company traded hands. Land Securities Group plc has a 1-year low of GBX 810.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 1,209.00. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 8.05 billion. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 1,086.54 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1,056.73.

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 6th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 7th will be paid a dividend of GBX 9.85 ($0.13) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 7th. This represents a yield of 0.9%.

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Land Securities Group plc Company Profile

Land Securities Group PLC is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company is a real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company operates through two segments: Retail Portfolio and the London Portfolio. The Company’s Retail Portfolio includes all the shopping centers and shops (excluding central London shops), hotels and leisure assets, and retail warehouse properties.

Analyst Recommendations for Land Securities Group plc (LON:LAND)

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