Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) was downgraded by equities researchers at Numis Securities Ltd to an “add” rating in a report released on Friday, MarketBeat.com reports.

Several other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed an “overweight” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Tuesday. Credit Suisse Group AG initiated coverage on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Tuesday. They issued an “outperform” rating for the company. Peel Hunt reissued a “reduce” rating and issued a GBX 370 ($4.83) price target on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Monday, July 17th. Canaccord Genuity reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Friday, May 12th. 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 assigned a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Beazley PLC currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 386.25 ($5.04).

Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) traded down 0.58% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching GBX 511.00. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 870,577 shares. Beazley PLC has a 52 week low of GBX 351.68 and a 52 week high of GBX 516.50. The company’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 487.26 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 443.98. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 2.64 billion.

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