Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reiterated by research analysts at Barclays PLC in a report issued on Monday. They presently have a GBX 350 ($4.27) price objective on the stock. Barclays PLC’s price objective points to a potential upside of 21.53% from the stock’s previous close.

A number of other research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Bryan, Garnier & Co restated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 278 ($3.39) price objective on shares of Worldpay Group PLC in a research report on Friday, September 30th. BNP Paribas restated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 290 ($3.53) price objective on shares of Worldpay Group PLC in a research report on Monday, August 22nd. Jefferies Group downgraded shares of Worldpay Group PLC to a “hold” rating and lowered their price objective for the company from GBX 340 ($4.14) to GBX 325 ($3.96) in a research report on Thursday, August 11th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 280 ($3.41) price objective on shares of Worldpay Group PLC in a research report on Wednesday, August 10th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. increased their price objective on shares of Worldpay Group PLC from GBX 350 ($4.27) to GBX 400 ($4.88) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 10th. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Worldpay Group PLC has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 315.40 ($3.84).

Analyst Recommendations for Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG)

Worldpay Group PLC (LON:WPG) opened at 289.40 on Monday. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 5.76 billion. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 295.61 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 283.13. Worldpay Group PLC has a one year low of GBX 247.60 and a one year high of GBX 320.80.

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, October 18th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 15th were paid a GBX 0.65 ($0.01) dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 15th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.21%.

In other news, insider John Allan sold 743,511 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, October 17th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 285 ($3.47), for a total value of £2,119,006.35 ($2,582,579.34).

About Worldpay Group PLC

Worldpay Group plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which provides a range of technology-led payment products and services. The Company operates through four segments: Global eCom, WPUK, WPUS and Corporate. Global eCom provides a range of payment services, both online and by mobile, to accept, validate and settle payments in approximately 126 currencies across 146 countries, using any one of over 300 payment methods.

Receive News & Stock Ratings for Worldpay Group PLC Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for Worldpay Group PLC and related stocks with our FREE daily email newsletter.