Pets at Home Group PLC (LON:PETS)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by research analysts at Shore Capital in a research note issued to investors on Friday.

Several other equities research analysts also recently commented on the stock. HSBC Holdings plc reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 180 ($2.37) price objective on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC in a report on Friday, July 21st. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “sell” rating and set a GBX 145 ($1.91) price objective on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC in a report on Friday, July 7th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reiterated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 172 ($2.27) price target on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC in a research report on Tuesday, June 20th. Beaufort Securities reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC in a research report on Tuesday, May 30th. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd upgraded Pets at Home Group PLC to a “buy” rating and set a GBX 200 ($2.64) price target on the stock in a research report on Thursday, May 25th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 216.14 ($2.85).

Pets at Home Group PLC (LON PETS) traded up 0.64% during trading on Friday, reaching GBX 173.10. 686,054 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The company’s 50 day moving average is GBX 161.10 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 177.10. The stock’s market cap is GBX 865.50 million. Pets at Home Group PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 154.10 and a 52-week high of GBX 264.60.

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In related news, insider Sharon Flood acquired 30,373 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 26th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 165 ($2.18) per share, for a total transaction of £50,115.45 ($66,106.65). Also, insider Ian Kellett acquired 155,538 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, June 22nd. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 158 ($2.08) per share, for a total transaction of £245,750.04 ($324,165.73). Over the last quarter, insiders have bought 495,911 shares of company stock worth $80,736,549.

Pets at Home Group PLC Company Profile

Pets at Home Group Plc is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company is a retailer of pet food, pet products and pet-related services. The Company is also the operator of an animal veterinary business and pet grooming salons and the multi-channel equestrian retailer, Ride-away. The Company has a format, dog focused high street store called Barkers, which offers premium products and services targeted at highly engaged dog owners.

Analyst Recommendations for Pets at Home Group PLC (LON:PETS)

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