Numis Securities Ltd reiterated their buy rating on shares of JRP Group PLC (LON:JRP) in a report issued on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 200 ($2.61) price target on the stock.

JRP has been the subject of several other reports. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed an outperform rating and set a GBX 200 ($2.61) target price on shares of JRP Group PLC in a research note on Wednesday, September 14th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed a neutral rating on shares of JRP Group PLC in a research note on Wednesday, August 24th. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an equal weight rating and set a GBX 119 ($1.55) target price on shares of JRP Group PLC in a research note on Wednesday, August 24th. Panmure Gordon reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 207 ($2.70) price objective on shares of JRP Group PLC in a research report on Thursday, September 15th. Finally, Shore Capital reiterated a buy rating on shares of JRP Group PLC in a research report on Friday, June 24th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. JRP Group PLC currently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 177.20 ($2.31).

JRP Group PLC (LON:JRP) opened at 119.10 on Thursday. The stock’s market cap is GBX 894.44 million. JRP Group PLC has a 12 month low of GBX 84.26 and a 12 month high of GBX 190.78. The company’s 50 day moving average is GBX 99.28 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 124.05.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 22nd will be issued a GBX 1.10 ($0.01) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.96%.

In other news, insider Cook,Rodney bought 50,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, June 28th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 99 ($1.29) per share, for a total transaction of £49,500 ($64,612.97). Also, insider Melcher,Steve bought 40,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, June 30th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 109 ($1.42) per share, with a total value of £43,600 ($56,911.63).

JRP Group PLC Company Profile

JRP Group plc, formerly Just Retirement Group plc, is a United Kingdom-based financial services company. The Company provides retirement income products and services to individuals and corporate clients. Its segments include insurance, other and corporate activities. Its insurance segment writes insurance products for the retirement market, which include guaranteed income for life solutions and defined benefit de-risking solutions, care plans and capped drawdown contracts, and invests the premiums received from these contracts in corporate bonds and lifetime mortgage advances.

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