Beaufort Securities restated their buy rating on shares of Galliford Try plc (LON:GFRD) in a research report report published on Thursday.

Several other research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Barclays PLC downgraded shares of Galliford Try plc to an underweight rating and dropped their target price for the stock from GBX 1,526.80 ($19.93) to GBX 830.20 ($10.84) in a report on Thursday, July 7th. Jefferies Group reiterated a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,380 ($18.01) price target on shares of Galliford Try plc in a research note on Monday, June 27th. HSBC reiterated a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,800 ($23.50) price target on shares of Galliford Try plc in a research note on Monday, June 27th. Finally, Peel Hunt reiterated a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,980 ($25.85) price target on shares of Galliford Try plc in a research note on Tuesday, July 12th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 1,415.90 ($18.48).

Shares of Galliford Try plc (LON:GFRD) opened at 1278.00 on Thursday. Galliford Try plc has a 1-year low of GBX 739.86 and a 1-year high of GBX 1,690.00. The company has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 1,097.68 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 1,199.52. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 1.05 billion.

The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, November 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 27th will be given a dividend of GBX 56 ($0.73) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 4.61%. This is a boost from Galliford Try plc’s previous dividend of $26.00. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 27th.

In other Galliford Try plc news, insider Slark,Gavin bought 1,200 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, June 28th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 893 ($11.66) per share, for a total transaction of £10,716 ($13,987.73). Also, insider Fitzgerald,Greg bought 79,500 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, June 27th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 874 ($11.41) per share, for a total transaction of £694,830 ($906,970.37).

Galliford Try plc Company Profile

Galliford Try plc is a United Kingdom-based housebuilding and construction company. The Company’s housebuilding division includes Linden Homes and Galliford Try Partnerships. The Company’s segments include Linden Homes and Galliford Try Partnerships; Construction, including Building and Infrastructure, and public private partnership (PPP) Investments.

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