Shares of JRP Group PLC (LON:JRP) have been given an average recommendation of “Buy” by the seven ratings firms that are covering the company. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and five have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1-year target price among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 182.40 ($2.28).

Several brokerages have recently commented on JRP. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of JRP Group PLC in a report on Thursday, November 3rd. Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 200 ($2.50) target price on shares of JRP Group PLC in a report on Thursday, September 15th. Barclays PLC reaffirmed an “equal weight” rating and set a GBX 119 ($1.49) target price on shares of JRP Group PLC in a report on Wednesday, August 24th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 160 ($2.00) price target on shares of JRP Group PLC in a research report on Wednesday, October 26th. Finally, Panmure Gordon reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 207 ($2.59) price target on shares of JRP Group PLC in a research report on Thursday, November 3rd.

Shares of JRP Group PLC (LON:JRP) opened at 128.30 on Friday. The company’s market cap is GBX 963.53 million. The firm’s 50 day moving average is GBX 128.64 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 120.24. JRP Group PLC has a 12 month low of GBX 84.26 and a 12 month high of GBX 172.00.

The business also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 28th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 22nd were given a GBX 1.10 ($0.01) dividend. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 22nd. This represents a yield of 0.96%.

About JRP Group PLC

JRP Group plc, formerly Just Retirement Group plc, is a United Kingdom-based financial services company. The Company provides retirement income products and services to individuals and corporate clients. Its segments include insurance, other and corporate activities. Its insurance segment writes insurance products for the retirement market, which include guaranteed income for life solutions and defined benefit de-risking solutions, care plans and capped drawdown contracts, and invests the premiums received from these contracts in corporate bonds and lifetime mortgage advances.

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