Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) announced a dividend on Friday, July 21st, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 3rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 3.70 ($0.05) per share on Thursday, August 31st. This represents a dividend yield of 0.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 3rd. The official announcement can be seen at this link.

Beazley PLC (BEZ) traded down 0.58% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting GBX 511.00. The stock had a trading volume of 870,577 shares. The company’s market cap is GBX 2.64 billion. The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 487.26 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 443.98. Beazley PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 351.68 and a 1-year high of GBX 516.50.

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A number of analysts have commented on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd lowered shares of Beazley PLC to an “add” rating in a report on Friday. Credit Suisse Group initiated coverage on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Tuesday. They set an “outperform” rating on the stock. J P Morgan Chase & Co reissued an “overweight” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Tuesday. Peel Hunt reissued a “reduce” rating and set a GBX 370 ($4.83) price target on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Monday. Finally, Shore Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Thursday, May 11th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 386.25 ($5.04).

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