Beazley PLC (BEZ) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt
Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)‘s stock had its “reduce” rating restated by Peel Hunt in a research report issued on Wednesday. They currently have a GBX 370 ($4.79) price objective on the stock. Peel Hunt’s price target indicates a potential downside of 27.59% from the stock’s current price.
Several other equities research analysts have also commented on BEZ. Shore Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research note on Thursday, May 11th. Canaccord Genuity restated a “buy” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research note on Friday, May 12th. Credit Suisse Group started coverage on Beazley PLC in a research note on Tuesday, July 18th. They issued an “outperform” rating for the company. J P Morgan Chase & Co restated an “overweight” rating on shares of Beazley PLC in a research note on Tuesday, July 18th. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd lowered Beazley PLC to an “add” rating in a research note on Friday, July 21st. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 386.25 ($5.00).
Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ) opened at 513.50 on Wednesday. Beazley PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 351.68 and a 52-week high of GBX 527.50. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 514.96 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 465.61. The firm’s market cap is GBX 2.67 billion.
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In other Beazley PLC news, insider Christine LaSala purchased 14,300 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 2nd. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 524 ($6.78) per share, with a total value of £74,932 ($96,911.54). Also, insider Martin Bride purchased 4,354 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 4th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 207 ($2.68) per share, with a total value of £9,012.78 ($11,656.47).
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