Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) has received an average rating of “Hold” from the ten brokerages that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year price objective among brokerages that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 218 ($2.82).

A number of equities research analysts recently weighed in on the stock. HSBC Holdings plc reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 250 ($3.24) price target on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research report on Wednesday, June 28th. Shore Capital reissued a “sell” rating on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research report on Thursday, May 18th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 215 ($2.78) price target on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research report on Wednesday, April 12th. Peel Hunt reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 225 ($2.91) price target on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research report on Thursday, March 30th. Finally, BNP Paribas reissued an “underperform” rating and issued a GBX 198 ($2.56) price target on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research report on Friday, March 17th.

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Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) opened at 185.00 on Tuesday. Booker Group Plc has a 52-week low of GBX 161.30 and a 52-week high of GBX 218.50. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 3.28 billion. The company has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 194.25 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 192.49.

The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, July 7th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 8th will be paid a GBX 7.99 ($0.10) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 8th. This is a positive change from Booker Group Plc’s previous dividend of $0.63. This represents a yield of 4%.

Booker Group Plc Company Profile

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.

Analyst Recommendations for Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)

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