Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG) had its target price reduced by analysts at Societe Generale from GBX 620 ($7.68) to GBX 610 ($7.56) in a report issued on Monday. The firm currently has a “hold” rating on the stock. Societe Generale’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 1.41% from the stock’s current price.

A number of other analysts have also recently commented on the company. HSBC boosted their price target on Dairy Crest Group plc from GBX 720 ($8.92) to GBX 750 ($9.29) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday. JPMorgan Chase & Co. cut Dairy Crest Group plc to a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 600 ($7.43) price target on the stock. in a research report on Friday. Peel Hunt reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 720 ($8.92) price target on shares of Dairy Crest Group plc in a research report on Thursday. Credit Suisse Group AG reissued a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 620 ($7.68) price target on shares of Dairy Crest Group plc in a research report on Friday, September 30th. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd boosted their price target on Dairy Crest Group plc from GBX 649 ($8.04) to GBX 677 ($8.39) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Monday, September 26th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 640.78 ($7.94).

Analyst Recommendations for Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG)

Shares of Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG) opened at 605.50 on Monday. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 628.15 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 603.96. Dairy Crest Group plc has a 52-week low of GBX 503.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 700.00. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 844.59 million.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, January 26th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, January 5th will be issued a dividend of GBX 6.20 ($0.08) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, January 5th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.03%.

Dairy Crest Group plc Company Profile

Dairy Crest Group plc is a United Kingdom-based dairy company. The Company processes and markets branded dairy products. The Company’s segments include Cheese, Spreads and Other. It has two product groups: cheese & whey, and butters, spreads & oils. It produces and markets Cathedral City, a cheese brand, and the Davidstow cheddar brand.

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