Hollywood Bowl Group PLC (BOWL) Receives Average Recommendation of “Buy” from Analysts

Hollywood Bowl Group PLC (LON:BOWL) has received a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the six analysts that are covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a buy recommendation. The average 1 year price target among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 235 ($3.30).

BOWL has been the subject of a number of recent analyst reports. Berenberg Bank lifted their price target on shares of Hollywood Bowl Group from GBX 210 ($2.95) to GBX 220 ($3.09) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, October 9th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Hollywood Bowl Group in a research note on Tuesday, December 12th. Investec lifted their price target on shares of Hollywood Bowl Group from GBX 214 ($3.01) to GBX 220 ($3.09) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, December 11th. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 215 ($3.02) price target on shares of Hollywood Bowl Group in a research note on Wednesday, October 25th. Finally, Liberum Capital initiated coverage on shares of Hollywood Bowl Group in a research note on Thursday, January 11th. They set a “buy” rating and a GBX 260 ($3.65) price target for the company.

Hollywood Bowl Group (LON BOWL) opened at GBX 202 ($2.84) on Monday. Hollywood Bowl Group has a 52 week low of GBX 150 ($2.11) and a 52 week high of GBX 212 ($2.98). The company has a market cap of $303.00 and a PE ratio of 1,683.33.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, February 27th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 1st will be paid a dividend of GBX 7.28 ($0.10) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 1st. This is a boost from Hollywood Bowl Group’s previous dividend of $1.80. This represents a dividend yield of 3.55%.

In related news, insider Ivan Schofield acquired 50,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, December 14th. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 204 ($2.86) per share, with a total value of £102,000 ($143,238.31).

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Hollywood Bowl Group Company Profile

Hollywood Bowl Group plc is a bowling entertainment operator in the United Kingdom. The Company is engaged in the operation of ten-pin bowling centers, as well as the development of new centers and other associated activities. It has a portfolio of approximately 50 centers operating across the United Kingdom.

Analyst Recommendations for Hollywood Bowl Group (LON:BOWL)

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