Empiric Student Property (LON:ESP) was upgraded by equities research analysts at Numis Securities to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 91 ($1.22) price target on the stock. Numis Securities’ price objective points to a potential upside of 3.28% from the company’s current price.

Separately, Jefferies Group reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 125 ($1.67) target price on shares of Empiric Student Property in a research note on Friday, September 22nd.

Empiric Student Property (LON:ESP) opened at GBX 88.11 ($1.18) on Tuesday. Empiric Student Property has a 52 week low of GBX 88.50 ($1.19) and a 52 week high of GBX 116 ($1.55).

In other news, insider Paul Hadaway purchased 46,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 14th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 107 ($1.43) per share, for a total transaction of £49,220 ($65,916.70).

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About Empiric Student Property

Empiric Student Property plc is an internally managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is engaged in investing in the purpose-built student accommodation in central locations in the university cities and towns in the United Kingdom. The Company is engaged in the acquisition, development and management of student accommodation assets in the United Kingdom.

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