Senior plc (SNR) Receives Average Rating of “Buy” from Brokerages
Senior plc (LON:SNR) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the eleven brokerages that are covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have assigned a hold recommendation, five have assigned a buy recommendation and one has assigned a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price target among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 242 ($3.26).
Several brokerages have recently issued reports on SNR. Berenberg Bank raised their price objective on Senior plc from GBX 240 ($3.24) to GBX 310 ($4.18) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, August 30th. Liberum Capital restated a “hold” rating on shares of Senior plc in a research note on Thursday, September 7th. J P Morgan Chase & Co raised their price objective on Senior plc from GBX 300 ($4.04) to GBX 310 ($4.18) and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 1st. Barclays PLC restated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 265 ($3.57) price objective on shares of Senior plc in a research note on Monday, August 7th. Finally, Raymond James Financial, Inc. raised their price objective on Senior plc from GBX 260 ($3.51) to GBX 290 ($3.91) and gave the stock a “strong-buy” rating in a research note on Friday, June 30th.
In related news, insider David Squires purchased 50,000 shares of Senior plc stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, September 21st. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 258 ($3.48) per share, for a total transaction of £129,000 ($173,924.77).
Senior plc (SNR) traded up 2.04% during midday trading on Friday, hitting GBX 265.60. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 877,438 shares. Senior plc has a one year low of GBX 161.00 and a one year high of GBX 284.10. The company’s market cap is GBX 1.11 billion. The company’s 50-day moving average is GBX 271.15 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 235.45.
The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, November 30th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 19th will be given a dividend of GBX 2.05 ($0.03) per share. This represents a yield of 0.75%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 19th.
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About Senior plc
Senior plc is a holding company. The Company is an engineering solutions provider. The Company designs, manufactures and markets high-technology components and systems for the principal original equipment producers in the aerospace, defense, land vehicle and energy markets. It operates in two divisions: Aerospace and Flexonics.
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