Shares of Big Yellow Group plc (LON:BYG) have been assigned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the seven ratings firms that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price target among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 811.29 ($10.48).

A number of research analysts have recently issued reports on the stock. Liberum Capital restated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 800 ($10.33) price target on shares of Big Yellow Group plc in a research report on Tuesday, August 1st. Peel Hunt restated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 700 ($9.04) price target on shares of Big Yellow Group plc in a research report on Thursday, July 20th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 946 ($12.22) price target on shares of Big Yellow Group plc in a research report on Thursday, June 15th. J P Morgan Chase & Co restated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 880 ($11.37) price target on shares of Big Yellow Group plc in a research report on Tuesday, June 6th. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC dropped their price target on shares of Big Yellow Group plc from GBX 740 ($9.56) to GBX 725 ($9.36) and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, May 24th.

In other news, insider James Gibson sold 53,370 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Sunday, July 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 775 ($10.01), for a total value of £413,617.50 ($534,182.49). Also, insider Nicholas Vetch sold 5,838 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 31st. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 778 ($10.05), for a total transaction of £45,419.64 ($58,658.97). Insiders sold a total of 98,215 shares of company stock worth $76,134,139 in the last 90 days.

Big Yellow Group plc (LON BYG) traded down 0.13% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching GBX 780.50. 70,856 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. The firm’s market cap is GBX 1.22 billion. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 773.53 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 766.40. Big Yellow Group plc has a 1-year low of GBX 629.50 and a 1-year high of GBX 831.00.

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About Big Yellow Group plc

Big Yellow Group PLC is a United Kingdom-based company, which is engaged in the provision of self-storage and related services. The Company operates from a platform of approximately 89 stores, including 16 stores branded as Armadillo Self Storage. The Company also owns over seven Big Yellow self-storage development sites (including two extensions sites), of which two have planning consent.

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