Peel Hunt restated their buy rating on shares of CVS Group Plc (LON:CVSG) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 1,000 ($12.49) target price on the stock.

Several other brokerages have also recently issued reports on CVSG. N+1 Singer reaffirmed a corporate rating on shares of CVS Group Plc in a report on Thursday. Berenberg Bank lifted their price objective on CVS Group Plc from GBX 880 ($10.99) to GBX 910 ($11.37) and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Friday, July 29th. Finally, Investec reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 880 ($10.99) price objective on shares of CVS Group Plc in a report on Tuesday, August 2nd.

CVS Group Plc (LON:CVSG) opened at 1037.00 on Thursday. CVS Group Plc has a 1-year low of GBX 645.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 1,038.00. The company’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 873.16 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 837.71. The firm’s market cap is GBX 622.18 million.

The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 9th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 24th will be issued a GBX 3.50 ($0.04) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 0.37%. This is a boost from CVS Group Plc’s previous dividend of $3.00. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, November 24th.

In other CVS Group Plc news, insider Simon Innes acquired 5,750 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 15th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 867 ($10.83) per share, with a total value of £49,852.50 ($62,284.48). Also, insider Mike McCollum acquired 23,328 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 24th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 877 ($10.96) per share, with a total value of £204,586.56 ($255,605.40).

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About CVS Group Plc

CVS Group plc is a holding company. The principal activities of the Company are to operate animal veterinary practices, veterinary diagnostic businesses, pet crematoria and an online pharmacy and retail business. Its segments are Veterinary Practice, Laboratories, Pet Crematoria and Animed Direct. The Veterinary Practice segment offers treatment for companion animals, equine and farm animals.

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