Beazley PLC (BEZ) Given Hold Rating at Peel Hunt
Several other research analysts have also commented on BEZ. Shore Capital reissued a buy rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Friday, July 22nd. Numis Securities Ltd reissued a buy rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Friday, July 22nd. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an overweight rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research report on Wednesday, July 20th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Beazley PLC presently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 354.50 ($4.63).
Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) traded down 1.40% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting GBX 393.10. The stock had a trading volume of 269,286 shares. Beazley PLC has a 12-month low of GBX 313.90 and a 12-month high of GBX 408.40. The company has a 50-day moving average of GBX 397.71 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 367.52. The firm’s market cap is GBX 2.02 billion.
The company also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Friday, August 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 4th were paid a GBX 3.50 ($0.05) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, August 4th. This represents a yield of 0.9%.
In other news, insider Sauerland,John purchased 10,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, September 13th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 408 ($5.33) per share, for a total transaction of £40,800 ($53,256.75).
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