Several other equities research analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. HSBC Holdings plc reiterated a hold rating and issued a GBX 180 ($2.29) target price on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC in a research note on Wednesday, June 7th. Beaufort Securities restated a buy rating on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC in a research note on Tuesday, May 30th. Numis Securities Ltd upgraded shares of Pets at Home Group PLC to a buy rating and set a GBX 200 ($2.55) price target for the company in a research note on Thursday, May 25th. Shore Capital restated a buy rating on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC in a research note on Thursday, May 25th. Finally, Citigroup Inc. restated a buy rating on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC in a research note on Friday, March 31st. One equities 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 company currently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 216.14 ($2.75).
Shares of Pets at Home Group PLC (PETS) opened at 158.80 on Monday. Pets at Home Group PLC has a 52 week low of GBX 154.10 and a 52 week high of GBX 273.40. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 165.28 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 192.56. The firm’s market cap is GBX 794.00 million.
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The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, July 14th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 15th will be issued a dividend of GBX 5 ($0.06) per share. This represents a yield of 3.05%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 15th. This is a positive change from Pets at Home Group PLC’s previous dividend of $2.50.
In other Pets at Home Group PLC news, insider Tony DeNunzio bought 310,000 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 14th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 165 ($2.10) per share, with a total value of £511,500 ($651,675.37). Also, insider Sharon Flood bought 30,373 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, May 26th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 165 ($2.10) per share, with a total value of £50,115.45 ($63,849.47).
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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