Big Yellow Group plc (LON:BYG) insider Georgina Harvey bought 2,280 shares of the stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 23rd. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 668 ($8.35) per share, for a total transaction of £15,230.40 ($19,028.49).

Big Yellow Group plc (LON:BYG) opened at 662.6721 on Monday. The company’s market cap is GBX 1.04 billion. Big Yellow Group plc has a 1-year low of GBX 648.50 and a 1-year high of GBX 893.50. The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 693.49 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 754.03.

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, January 6th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 8th will be paid a dividend of GBX 13.50 ($0.17) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 2.02%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 8th. This is a boost from Big Yellow Group plc’s previous dividend of $12.80.

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BYG has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. raised shares of Big Yellow Group plc to a “buy” rating and set a GBX 885 ($11.06) target price on the stock in a report on Thursday. Peel Hunt reissued a “hold” rating and set a GBX 675 ($8.43) target price on shares of Big Yellow Group plc in a report on Wednesday, October 26th. Jefferies Group raised shares of Big Yellow Group plc to a “buy” rating and set a GBX 776 ($9.70) target price on the stock in a report on Thursday, October 27th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “underweight” rating and set a GBX 820 ($10.24) target price on shares of Big Yellow Group plc in a report on Wednesday, November 23rd. Finally, Morgan Stanley lowered their target price on shares of Big Yellow Group plc from GBX 800 ($10.00) to GBX 720 ($9.00) and set an “equal weight” rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, August 31st. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 784.70 ($9.80).

About Big Yellow Group plc

Big Yellow Group PLC is a United Kingdom-based company, which is engaged in the provision of self-storage and related services. The Company operates from a platform of approximately 89 stores, including 16 stores branded as Armadillo Self Storage. The Company also owns over seven Big Yellow self-storage development sites (including two extensions sites), of which two have planning consent.

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