Liberum Capital reiterated their sell rating on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC (LON:PETS) in a report issued on Tuesday. The firm currently has a GBX 145 ($1.89) price target on the stock.

Several other brokerages have also issued reports on PETS. Numis Securities Ltd upgraded shares of Pets at Home Group PLC to a buy rating and set a GBX 200 ($2.60) target price for the company in a research report on Thursday, May 25th. HSBC Holdings plc cut their target price on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC from GBX 200 ($2.60) to GBX 180 ($2.34) and set a hold rating for the company in a research report on Wednesday, May 17th. Shore Capital restated a buy rating on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC in a research report on Thursday, May 25th. Beaufort Securities restated a buy rating on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC in a research report on Tuesday, May 30th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) restated a neutral rating and set a GBX 172 ($2.24) target price on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC in a research report on Tuesday, June 20th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 203.29 ($2.65).

Shares of Pets at Home Group PLC (LON PETS) traded up 5.44% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 192.00. 2,535,787 shares of the company were exchanged. Pets at Home Group PLC has a 52 week low of GBX 154.10 and a 52 week high of GBX 264.60. The company has a 50 day moving average of GBX 162.58 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 175.48. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 960.00 million.

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The company also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 14th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 15th were issued a dividend of GBX 5 ($0.07) per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, June 15th. This represents a yield of 3.05%. This is an increase from Pets at Home Group PLC’s previous dividend of $2.50.

In other news, insider Sharon Flood purchased 30,373 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, May 26th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 165 ($2.15) per share, with a total value of £50,115.45 ($65,262.99). Also, insider Ian Kellett purchased 155,538 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, June 22nd. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 158 ($2.06) per share, for a total transaction of £245,750.04 ($320,028.70). Insiders have acquired 495,911 shares of company stock worth $80,736,549 in the last ninety days.

About Pets at Home Group PLC

Pets at Home Group Plc is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company is a retailer of pet food, pet products and pet-related services. The Company is also the operator of an animal veterinary business and pet grooming salons and the multi-channel equestrian retailer, Ride-away. The Company has a format, dog focused high street store called Barkers, which offers premium products and services targeted at highly engaged dog owners.

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