Peel Hunt restated their buy rating on shares of Genus plc (LON:GNS) in a research report released on Wednesday morning. Peel Hunt currently has a GBX 2,600 ($34.20) price objective on the stock.

Several other equities analysts have also recently commented on GNS. Liberum Capital reissued a hold rating and set a GBX 2,100 ($27.62) target price on shares of Genus plc in a research note on Tuesday, September 19th. Kepler Capital Markets began coverage on shares of Genus plc in a research note on Tuesday, November 7th. They set a hold rating and a GBX 2,353 ($30.95) target price on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd reissued a hold rating and set a GBX 1,815 ($23.87) target price on shares of Genus plc in a research note on Thursday, September 7th. Finally, N+1 Singer raised shares of Genus plc to a buy rating and raised their target price for the company from GBX 1,844 ($24.25) to GBX 2,485 ($32.68) in a research note on Monday, October 30th. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 2,270.60 ($29.86).

Genus plc (LON GNS) traded down GBX 19 ($0.25) during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 2,192 ($28.83). 26,320 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 51,668. Genus plc has a 1-year low of GBX 1,652 ($21.73) and a 1-year high of GBX 2,500 ($32.88).

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The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, November 16th will be paid a dividend of GBX 16.20 ($0.21) per share. This is a boost from Genus plc’s previous dividend of $7.40. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 16th. This represents a yield of 0.83%.

Genus plc Company Profile

Genus plc is an animal genetics company, which provides farmers with genetics that enable them to produce animal protein, in the form of meat and milk. The Company’s segments include Genus PIC, Genus ABS, Genus Asia, and Research and Development. The Genus PIC segment is engaged in porcine sales business, excluding Asia, and serves porcine customers in North America, Latin America and Europe.

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