Bovis Homes Group plc (LON:BVS)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co in a report issued on Friday.

BVS has been the topic of several other reports. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,135 ($14.66) price objective on shares of Bovis Homes Group plc in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 965 ($12.46) price objective on shares of Bovis Homes Group plc in a research report on Monday, September 4th. Jefferies Group LLC increased their price objective on Bovis Homes Group plc from GBX 1,041 ($13.44) to GBX 1,122 ($14.49) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, June 26th. Numis Securities Ltd raised Bovis Homes Group plc to a “buy” rating and increased their price objective for the company from GBX 1,085 ($14.01) to GBX 1,275 ($16.47) in a research report on Thursday. Finally, Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 860 ($11.11) price objective on shares of Bovis Homes Group plc in a research report on Thursday, July 6th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Bovis Homes Group plc presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 995.75 ($12.86).

Shares of Bovis Homes Group plc (LON:BVS) traded down 1.89% during trading on Friday, hitting GBX 1139.00. 599,863 shares of the company were exchanged. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 1.53 billion. The company has a 50 day moving average of GBX 1,018.93 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 928.64. Bovis Homes Group plc has a 1-year low of GBX 740.50 and a 1-year high of GBX 1,167.00.

Bovis Homes Group plc (LON:BVS) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, September 7th. The company reported $0.25 EPS for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $0.51 by $0.26. Bovis Homes Group plc had a net margin of 8.07% and a return on equity of 6.78%. On average, analysts forecast that Bovis Homes Group plc will post $73.74 earnings per share for the current year.

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In other news, insider Earl Sibley bought 5,409 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, June 20th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 922 ($11.91) per share, with a total value of £49,870.98 ($64,407.83). Insiders acquired 5,441 shares of company stock worth $5,017,183 over the last three months.

Bovis Homes Group plc Company Profile

Bovis Homes Group PLC is a United Kingdom-based company, which is engaged in designing, building and sale of houses for both private customers and Registered Social Landlords. The Company offers a portfolio of properties, including one bedroom apartments, two bedroom apartments, five bedroom apartments and six bedroom detached family homes.

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