Homeserve plc (LON:HSV) announced a dividend on Tuesday, November 19th, Upcoming.Co.Uk reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 5th will be given a dividend of GBX 5.80 ($0.08) per share on Tuesday, January 7th. This represents a yield of 0.46%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 5th. The official announcement can be accessed at this link.
LON:HSV traded up GBX 57 ($0.74) during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching GBX 1,255 ($16.40). The company had a trading volume of 1,070,609 shares, compared to its average volume of 539,988. The company has a quick ratio of 1.12, a current ratio of 1.16 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 61.49. The firm has a market cap of $4.01 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 38.85. The business’s 50-day simple moving average is GBX 1,155.16 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is GBX 1,154.79. Homeserve has a twelve month low of GBX 847.50 ($11.07) and a twelve month high of GBX 1,275 ($16.66).
A number of equities research analysts have commented on the stock. Peel Hunt restated an “add” rating and issued a GBX 1,350 ($17.64) price target (up from GBX 1,250 ($16.33)) on shares of Homeserve in a report on Monday. Royal Bank of Canada upgraded shares of Homeserve to an “outperform” rating in a report on Monday, September 30th. UBS Group reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Homeserve in a report on Wednesday, September 18th. Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,350 ($17.64) price objective on shares of Homeserve in a report on Tuesday. Finally, Morgan Stanley reiterated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 1,360 ($17.77) price objective on shares of Homeserve in a report on Thursday, November 14th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the stock. Homeserve presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,211.82 ($15.83).
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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