Peel Hunt reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Homeserve (LON:HSV) in a report issued on Monday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

A number of other research analysts have also commented on HSV. HSBC reiterated a reduce rating on shares of Homeserve in a report on Monday, April 29th. Barclays lowered to an underweight rating and set a GBX 4,400 ($57.49) price target for the company. in a report on Tuesday, June 18th. UBS Group reiterated a sell rating on shares of in a report on Monday, June 24th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lowered Sogou from a neutral rating to an underweight rating and cut their target price for the company from $5.50 to $4.12 in a research note on Thursday, June 27th. Finally, Peel Hunt restated a hold rating and issued a GBX 950 ($12.41) target price on shares of Homeserve in a research note on Thursday, June 20th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 1,127 ($14.73).

Shares of HSV stock opened at GBX 1,144 ($14.95) on Monday. Homeserve has a 12 month low of GBX 847.50 ($11.07) and a 12 month high of GBX 1,275 ($16.66). The firm has a market capitalization of $3.86 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 35.42. The stock’s 50 day simple moving average is GBX 1,202.36. The company has a current ratio of 1.16, a quick ratio of 1.12 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 61.49.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, July 4th will be paid a GBX 16.20 ($0.21) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.44%. This is a positive change from Homeserve’s previous dividend of $5.20. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 4th. Homeserve’s dividend payout ratio is presently 0.65%.

In related news, insider David Bower sold 31,779 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Monday, July 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 1,183 ($15.46), for a total value of £375,945.57 ($491,239.47). Insiders purchased 39 shares of company stock valued at $45,016 over the last 90 days.

Homeserve Company Profile

HomeServe plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides home repair and improvement services to household customers under the HomeServe brand. It offers plumbing, drainage, electrics, water supply pipe, gas supply pipe, appliance repair, pest infestation, and locksmith services, as well as heating, ventilation, and air conditioning services.

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