Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages
Shares of Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) have been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the ten analysts that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price objective among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 378.33 ($4.94).
Several equities research analysts have recently weighed in on BEZ shares. Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Thursday, May 11th. Peel Hunt reiterated a “reduce” rating and set a GBX 350 ($4.57) price target on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Monday, June 5th. J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Monday, March 27th. Canaccord Genuity reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Friday, May 12th. Finally, Stockdale Securities reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Tuesday, April 18th.
Shares of Beazley PLC (BEZ) opened at 499.60 on Monday. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 2.60 billion. Beazley PLC has a 52 week low of GBX 351.68 and a 52 week high of GBX 515.50. The firm’s 50-day moving average is GBX 487.26 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 443.98.
The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, August 31st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 3rd will be issued a dividend of GBX 3.70 ($0.05) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 3rd.
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