Bovis Homes Group plc (LON:BVS) hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Wednesday . The company traded as high as GBX 1,222 ($16.13) and last traded at GBX 1,213 ($16.01), with a volume of 614,820 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at GBX 1,176 ($15.52).
A number of brokerages recently issued reports on BVS. Liberum Capital reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 965 ($12.73) price objective on shares of Bovis Homes Group plc in a report on Monday, September 4th. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,135 ($14.98) price objective on shares of Bovis Homes Group plc in a report on Friday, September 1st. Numis Securities Ltd reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,275 ($16.83) target price on shares of Bovis Homes Group plc in a research report on Friday, October 6th. J P Morgan Chase & Co boosted their target price on shares of Bovis Homes Group plc from GBX 950 ($12.54) to GBX 1,050 ($13.86) and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday, September 29th. Finally, Canaccord Genuity reissued a “hold” rating and set a GBX 860 ($11.35) target price on shares of Bovis Homes Group plc in a research report on Thursday, July 6th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 1,032.54 ($13.63).
The company’s market capitalization is GBX 1.63 billion. The company’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 1,129.51 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 1,004.65.
The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 17th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 21st will be issued a dividend of GBX 15 ($0.20) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.32%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 21st.
In other Bovis Homes Group plc news, insider Martin Palmer acquired 1,773 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, October 5th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 1,121 ($14.79) per share, for a total transaction of £19,875.33 ($26,227.67). Insiders acquired a total of 1,815 shares of company stock valued at $2,032,320 in the last quarter.
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About Bovis Homes Group plc
Bovis Homes Group PLC is a United Kingdom-based company, which is engaged in designing, building and sale of houses for both private customers and Registered Social Landlords. The Company offers a portfolio of properties, including one bedroom apartments, two bedroom apartments, five bedroom apartments and six bedroom detached family homes.
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