Deutsche Bank reissued their hold rating on shares of KAZ Minerals (LON:KAZ) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Several other equities analysts also recently commented on the stock. Morgan Stanley reiterated an overweight rating and set a GBX 650 ($8.49) price target on shares of KAZ Minerals in a report on Thursday, September 12th. Jefferies Financial Group cut their price target on shares of KAZ Minerals from GBX 600 ($7.84) to GBX 550 ($7.19) and set a hold rating on the stock in a report on Friday, October 11th. Peel Hunt reiterated a buy rating and set a GBX 745 ($9.73) price target on shares of KAZ Minerals in a report on Thursday, October 24th. Barclays reiterated an overweight rating on shares of KAZ Minerals in a report on Wednesday, October 30th. Finally, UBS Group reiterated a buy rating on shares of KAZ Minerals in a report on Friday, October 25th. Eight equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. KAZ Minerals currently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 658.85 ($8.61).

Shares of LON KAZ opened at GBX 514.20 ($6.72) on Tuesday. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 445.43 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 517.43. The company has a current ratio of 1.57, a quick ratio of 0.89 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 185.76. The stock has a market capitalization of $2.43 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 5.20. KAZ Minerals has a 12-month low of GBX 375.30 ($4.90) and a 12-month high of GBX 744.80 ($9.73).

The company also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 25th. Investors of record on Thursday, October 3rd were issued a dividend of GBX 3.30 ($0.04) per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, October 3rd. This represents a yield of 0.79%. KAZ Minerals’s payout ratio is 0.07%.

In related news, insider Charles Watson bought 3,246 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, August 15th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 452 ($5.91) per share, for a total transaction of £14,671.92 ($19,171.46). Also, insider Lynda Armstrong bought 2,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, October 3rd. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 398 ($5.20) per share, for a total transaction of £7,960 ($10,401.15).

About KAZ Minerals

KAZ Minerals PLC, together with its subsidiaries, engages in mining and processing copper and other metals primarily in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan. It operates through Bozshakol, Aktogay, and East Region and Bozymchak segments. The company operates the Bozshakol open pit mine in the Pavlodar region of Kazakhstan; Aktogay open pit mine located in the east of Kazakhstan; three underground mines and concentrators located in the eastern region of Kazakhstan; and the Bozymchak copper-gold open pit mine located in western Kyrgyzstan.

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