Big Yellow Group plc (LON:BYG) Receives GBX 1,022.71 Consensus PT from Analysts

Shares of Big Yellow Group plc (LON:BYG) have earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the nine brokerages that are covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. Eight equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and one has issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12 month price objective among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,020.33 ($13.33).

Several equities analysts have issued reports on the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their price target on Big Yellow Group from GBX 950 ($12.41) to GBX 1,100 ($14.37) and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday, June 5th. Goldman Sachs Group reissued a “neutral” rating on shares of Big Yellow Group in a research note on Thursday. Numis Securities reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 1,042 ($13.62) price target on shares of Big Yellow Group in a research note on Wednesday, May 22nd. Peel Hunt reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Big Yellow Group in a research note on Friday. Finally, Liberum Capital reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Big Yellow Group in a research note on Friday, July 19th.

Big Yellow Group stock opened at GBX 982 ($12.83) on Wednesday. The business has a 50 day moving average of GBX 1,005.89. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 31.56, a quick ratio of 0.52 and a current ratio of 0.84. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.64 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 12.59. Big Yellow Group has a one year low of GBX 834 ($10.90) and a one year high of GBX 1,077 ($14.07).

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Friday, July 26th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 20th were paid a GBX 16.50 ($0.22) dividend. This represents a yield of 1.56%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, June 20th. Big Yellow Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 0.42%.

In other news, insider John Trotman sold 30,416 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, July 23rd. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 1,011 ($13.21), for a total transaction of £307,505.76 ($401,810.74). Also, insider Richard Cotton sold 3,763 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, June 14th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,024 ($13.38), for a total value of £38,533.12 ($50,350.35).

Big Yellow Group Company Profile

Big Yellow is the UK's brand leader in self storage. Big Yellow now operates from a platform of 97 stores, including 22 stores branded as Armadillo Self Storage, in which the Group has a 20% interest. We own a further eleven Big Yellow self storage development sites (including two extension sites), of which two have planning consent.

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