Howden Joinery Group Plc Rating Reiterated by Jefferies Group (HWDN)
Howden Joinery Group Plc (LON:HWDN)?s stock had its ?buy? rating reissued by analysts at Jefferies Group in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday, MarketBeat reports. They currently have a GBX 600 ($9.36) price target on the stock. Jefferies Group?s target price would indicate a potential upside of 23.56% from the stock?s previous close.
Howden Joinery Group Plc (LON:HWDN) opened at 485.60 on Friday. Howden Joinery Group Plc has a 52-week low of GBX 309.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 532.00. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 514.91 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 469.68.
The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 20th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 22nd will be paid a dividend of GBX 2.80 ($0.04) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.59%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 22nd.
HWDN has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at Beaufort Securities reiterated a ?buy? rating on shares of Howden Joinery Group Plc in a research note on Friday. Analysts at Panmure Gordon raised their price target on shares of Howden Joinery Group Plc from GBX 490 ($7.65) to GBX 570 ($8.90) and gave the company a ?buy? rating in a research note on Thursday. Analysts at N+1 Singer reiterated a ?hold? rating and set a GBX 500 ($7.80) price target on shares of Howden Joinery Group Plc in a research note on Thursday. Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised their price target on shares of Howden Joinery Group Plc from GBX 520 ($8.11) to GBX 560 ($8.74) and gave the company an ?overweight? rating in a research note on Thursday. Finally, analysts at Goodbody Stockbrokers Ltd reiterated a ?buy? rating on shares of Howden Joinery Group Plc in a research note on Wednesday. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company?s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of ?Buy? and a consensus target price of GBX 530.56 ($8.28).
In other Howden Joinery Group Plc news, insider Robson,Mark bought 6,816 shares of the company?s stock in a transaction dated Friday, July 17th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 520 ($8.11) per share, for a total transaction of £35,443.20 ($55,310.86).