JRP Group PLC (LON:JRP)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by investment analysts at Numis Securities Ltd in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. They presently have a GBX 200 ($2.61) price objective on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 43.88% from the stock’s previous close.
A number of other research analysts have also recently weighed in on JRP. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 160 ($2.09) price objective on shares of JRP Group PLC in a report on Thursday, June 16th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of JRP Group PLC in a report on Friday, June 24th. Panmure Gordon reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 207 ($2.70) price objective on shares of JRP Group PLC in a report on Tuesday, July 5th. Barclays PLC initiated coverage on shares of JRP Group PLC in a report on Monday, August 1st. They issued an “equal weight” rating and a GBX 119 ($1.55) price objective for the company. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 200 ($2.61) price objective on shares of JRP Group PLC in a report on Wednesday, September 14th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. JRP Group PLC currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 186.40 ($2.43).
JRP Group PLC (LON:JRP) traded down 2.11% on Thursday, hitting GBX 139.00. The stock had a trading volume of 1,264,584 shares. JRP Group PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 84.26 and a 52-week high of GBX 172.50. The company’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 110.50 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 123.64. The firm’s market cap is GBX 1.04 billion.
The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 22nd will be paid a dividend of GBX 1.10 ($0.01) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.96%.