Peel Hunt reiterated their hold rating on shares of Great Portland Estates (LON:GPOR) in a research report report published on Wednesday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Several other equities research analysts also recently commented on GPOR. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a hold rating on shares of Great Portland Estates in a report on Wednesday, January 23rd. Goldman Sachs Group reduced their target price on Great Portland Estates from GBX 662 ($8.65) to GBX 633 ($8.27) and set a neutral rating for the company in a report on Friday, January 25th. Citigroup downgraded Great Portland Estates to a sell rating and reduced their target price for the company from GBX 691 ($9.03) to GBX 592 ($7.74) in a report on Friday, January 25th. Berenberg Bank started coverage on Great Portland Estates in a report on Wednesday, February 13th. They set a sell rating and a GBX 600 ($7.84) target price for the company. Finally, Morgan Stanley upped their target price on Great Portland Estates from GBX 690 ($9.02) to GBX 700 ($9.15) and gave the company an underweight rating in a report on Wednesday, February 13th. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 670.15 ($8.76).

Shares of LON GPOR opened at GBX 728.20 ($9.52) on Wednesday. Great Portland Estates has a 12 month low of GBX 647.40 ($8.46) and a 12 month high of GBX 777.60 ($10.16). The firm has a market cap of $1.97 billion and a PE ratio of 32.95. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 14.14, a current ratio of 2.89 and a quick ratio of 2.61.

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, July 8th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 30th will be given a dividend of GBX 7.90 ($0.10) per share. This represents a yield of 1.03%. This is a positive change from Great Portland Estates’s previous dividend of $4.30. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, May 30th. Great Portland Estates’s payout ratio is presently 0.54%.

About Great Portland Estates

We are a FTSE 250 property investment and development company owning £2.6 billion of real estate in central London. We proactively manage our portfolio, flexing our activities in tune with London's property cycle to deliver long-term out-performance. We create in-demand spaces that people want to be part of; helping our occupiers, local communities and the city to thrive.

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