Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages
Shares of Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) have received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the ten ratings firms that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year target price among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 214.25 ($2.79).
BOK has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. Shore Capital restated a “sell” rating on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research report on Thursday, May 18th. HSBC Holdings plc restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 250 ($3.26) price objective on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research report on Friday, May 12th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 215 ($2.80) price objective on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research report on Wednesday, April 12th.
Shares of Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) opened at 192.80 on Friday. The company has a 50-day moving average of GBX 189.53 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 195.18. Booker Group Plc has a 1-year low of GBX 167.10 and a 1-year high of GBX 218.50. The firm’s market cap is GBX 3.42 billion.
The firm also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 7th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 8th were given a dividend of GBX 7.99 ($0.10) per share. This represents a yield of 4%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, June 8th. This is a positive change from Booker Group Plc’s previous dividend of $0.63.
About Booker Group Plc
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.
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