Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reissued by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research report issued on Friday. They currently have a GBX 215 ($2.62) price target on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 17.94% from the company’s previous close.
BOK has been the subject of a number of other research reports. BNP Paribas reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 170 ($2.07) price objective on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research note on Wednesday, September 14th. Barclays PLC upped their price objective on Booker Group Plc from GBX 210 ($2.56) to GBX 216 ($2.63) and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 27th. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 200 ($2.44) price objective on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research note on Thursday, October 13th. Investec reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 210 ($2.56) price objective on shares of Booker Group Plc in a research note on Thursday, September 15th. Finally, Beaufort Securities lowered Booker Group Plc to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, September 16th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 197.40 ($2.41).
Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) opened at 182.30 on Friday. Booker Group Plc has a 52 week low of GBX 147.80 and a 52 week high of GBX 192.00. The company’s market cap is GBX 3.22 billion. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 179.73 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 173.74.
The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 25th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 27th will be given a dividend of GBX 0.63 ($0.01) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 27th. This represents a yield of 0.34%.