International Personal Finance Plc (IPF) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts
Shares of International Personal Finance Plc (LON:IPF) have earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the six brokerages that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month target price among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 213.67 ($2.81).
A number of research firms have issued reports on IPF. Liberum Capital upped their target price on shares of International Personal Finance Plc from GBX 170 ($2.24) to GBX 186 ($2.45) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, October 6th. Numis Securities Ltd restated an “under review” rating on shares of International Personal Finance Plc in a report on Wednesday, October 4th. Peel Hunt restated an “under review” rating on shares of International Personal Finance Plc in a report on Wednesday, October 4th. Finally, Shore Capital restated a “hold” rating on shares of International Personal Finance Plc in a report on Wednesday, July 26th.
Shares of International Personal Finance Plc (IPF) opened at 192.75 on Friday. International Personal Finance Plc has a 52-week low of GBX 141.43 and a 52-week high of GBX 318.10. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 428.29 million. The company’s 50-day moving average is GBX 202.99 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 180.37.
The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 6th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 7th were paid a dividend of GBX 4.60 ($0.06) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 2.43%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 7th.
In other news, insider Gerard Ryan sold 15,132 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Friday, August 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 205 ($2.70), for a total transaction of £31,020.60 ($40,784.38).
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About International Personal Finance Plc
International Personal Finance plc is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company offers unsecured consumer finance products, channels and brands. Its segments include home credit and digital. Under home credit segment, the company offers home credit cash loans; money transfer loans; home, medical and life insurances; micro-business loans, and provident-branded digital loan products.
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