OneSavings Bank PLC (LON:OSB)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at Shore Capital in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. They presently have a GBX 266 ($3.29) target price on the stock. Shore Capital’s target price would indicate a potential downside of 3.45% from the stock’s previous close.
A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on OSB. Barclays PLC reissued an “equal weight” rating on shares of OneSavings Bank PLC in a report on Thursday, June 16th. Peel Hunt reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 390 ($4.83) target price on shares of OneSavings Bank PLC in a report on Wednesday, June 22nd. Credit Suisse Group AG raised shares of OneSavings Bank PLC to a “neutral” rating and dropped their target price for the stock from GBX 315 ($3.90) to GBX 270 ($3.34) in a report on Wednesday, July 13th. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 252 ($3.12) target price on shares of OneSavings Bank PLC in a report on Wednesday, August 24th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 309.78 ($3.83).
Shares of OneSavings Bank PLC (LON:OSB) opened at 272.19 on Thursday. The stock’s market cap is GBX 661.69 million. OneSavings Bank PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 173.20 and a 12-month high of GBX 412.60. The company’s 50-day moving average is GBX 270.41 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 268.08.
The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 4th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 13th will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.90 ($0.04) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 13th. This represents a yield of 1.05%.
In related news, insider Andrew Doman bought 15,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, September 26th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 260 ($3.22) per share, with a total value of £39,000 ($48,267.33). Also, insider Andy Golding sold 36,138 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, September 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 266 ($3.29), for a total transaction of £96,127.08 ($118,969.16).