Shares of GRAFTON GROUP PLC UT (1 ORD, 1 C (LON:GFTU) have been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the nine research firms that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. Six analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12-month price objective among brokerages that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 789.17 ($10.49).

A number of research firms have weighed in on GFTU. Jefferies Group LLC raised their price objective on shares of GRAFTON GROUP PLC UT (1 ORD, 1 C from GBX 730 ($9.70) to GBX 770 ($10.23) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, June 26th. Numis Securities Ltd cut shares of GRAFTON GROUP PLC UT (1 ORD, 1 C to an “add” rating and set a GBX 850 ($11.29) price objective on the stock. in a report on Thursday, August 31st. Liberum Capital reissued a “hold” rating and set a GBX 770 ($10.23) price objective on shares of GRAFTON GROUP PLC UT (1 ORD, 1 C in a report on Thursday, August 31st. Peel Hunt reissued a “hold” rating and set a GBX 765 ($10.16) price objective on shares of GRAFTON GROUP PLC UT (1 ORD, 1 C in a report on Thursday, August 31st. Finally, Canaccord Genuity reissued a “hold” rating and set a GBX 810 ($10.76) price objective on shares of GRAFTON GROUP PLC UT (1 ORD, 1 C in a report on Tuesday, July 11th.

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Shares of GRAFTON GROUP PLC UT (LON GFTU) traded up 0.49% on Wednesday, hitting GBX 826.00. 1,959,296 shares of the stock were exchanged. GRAFTON GROUP PLC UT has a 52-week low of GBX 476.50 and a 52-week high of GBX 835.50. The company’s 50 day moving average is GBX 809.16 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 765.18. The stock’s market cap is GBX 1.95 billion.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 6th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 7th were issued a dividend of GBX 5.25 ($0.07) per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 7th. This represents a yield of 0.66%.

About GRAFTON GROUP PLC UT (1 ORD, 1 C

Grafton Group plc engages in the merchanting, retailing, and mortar manufacturing businesses in Belgium, Ireland, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom. Its Merchanting segment distributes building and plumbing materials to professional trades people engaged in residential repair, maintenance, and improvement projects, as well as in residential and other new build construction.

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