Pets at Home Group PLC (LON:PETS) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the nine ratings firms that are covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have assigned a hold recommendation and six have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month price objective among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 199.67 ($2.69).

PETS has been the subject of several research analyst reports. Numis Securities Ltd upgraded Pets at Home Group PLC to a “buy” rating and set a GBX 200 ($2.70) price target for the company in a report on Thursday, May 25th. Liberum Capital cut their price target on Pets at Home Group PLC from GBX 160 ($2.16) to GBX 145 ($1.95) and set a “sell” rating for the company in a report on Thursday, May 25th. HSBC Holdings plc restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 180 ($2.43) price target on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC in a report on Friday, June 30th. Shore Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC in a report on Thursday, May 25th. Finally, Beaufort Securities restated a “buy” rating on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC in a report on Tuesday, May 30th.

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In related news, insider Ian Kellett bought 155,538 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, June 22nd. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 158 ($2.13) per share, for a total transaction of £245,750.04 ($331,333.48).

Pets at Home Group PLC (LON:PETS) traded up 0.36% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, reaching GBX 194.80. The company had a trading volume of 603,187 shares. Pets at Home Group PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 154.10 and a 1-year high of GBX 248.90. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 974.00 million. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 184.65 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 174.72.

About Pets at Home Group PLC

Pets at Home Group Plc is a United Kingdom-based holding company. The Company is a retailer of pet food, pet products and pet-related services. The Company is also the operator of an animal veterinary business and pet grooming salons and the multi-channel equestrian retailer, Ride-away. The Company has a format, dog focused high street store called Barkers, which offers premium products and services targeted at highly engaged dog owners.

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