Peel Hunt reiterated their buy rating on shares of Paragon Banking Group (LON:PAG) in a research note published on Monday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

A number of other analysts have also recently issued reports on PAG. Jefferies Financial Group boosted their price objective on Linde from $205.00 to $216.00 and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Tuesday, May 28th. They noted that the move was a valuation call. Numis Securities restated a buy rating and set a GBX 340 ($4.44) price objective on shares of BT Group in a research report on Tuesday, May 28th. Canaccord Genuity boosted their price objective on from GBX 495 ($6.47) to GBX 500 ($6.53) and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Thursday, June 13th. Shore Capital restated a sell rating on shares of in a research report on Friday, June 28th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada lowered their price objective on from GBX 80 ($1.05) to GBX 75 ($0.98) and set an outperform rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, June 20th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 516.40 ($6.75).

PAG opened at GBX 447.80 ($5.85) on Monday. The company has a market capitalization of $1.17 billion and a PE ratio of 8.40. The company has a current ratio of 2.41, a quick ratio of 2.41 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 692.41. Paragon Banking Group has a 1 year low of GBX 379.20 ($4.95) and a 1 year high of GBX 520.50 ($6.80). The company’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 440.38.

The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, July 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, July 4th will be given a GBX 7 ($0.09) dividend. This represents a yield of 1.51%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 4th. Paragon Banking Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 0.39%.

Paragon Banking Group Company Profile

Paragon Banking Group PLC provides financial services in the United Kingdom. The company operates through three segments: Mortgages, Commercial Lending, and Idem Capital. The Mortgages segment offers buy-to-let first charge, and owner-occupied first and second charge mortgages on residential property.

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