Barclays PLC reaffirmed their equal weight rating on shares of JRP Group PLC (LON:JRP) in a report released on Friday morning. They currently have a GBX 119 ($1.55) target price on the stock.

Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed an outperform rating and issued a GBX 200 ($2.61) target price on shares of JRP Group PLC in a research report on Wednesday, September 14th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed a neutral rating on shares of JRP Group PLC in a research report on Wednesday, August 24th. Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a GBX 200 ($2.61) target price on shares of JRP Group PLC in a research report on Wednesday, August 24th. Panmure Gordon reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a GBX 207 ($2.70) target price on shares of JRP Group PLC in a research report on Thursday, September 15th. Finally, Shore Capital reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of JRP Group PLC in a research report on Friday, June 24th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 177.20 ($2.31).

JRP Group PLC (LON:JRP) opened at 119.10 on Friday. The stock’s market cap is GBX 894.44 million. JRP Group PLC has a 12 month low of GBX 84.26 and a 12 month high of GBX 190.78. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 99.28 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 124.05.

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 22nd will be given a dividend of GBX 1.10 ($0.01) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, September 22nd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.96%.

In other JRP Group PLC news, insider Melcher,Steve purchased 40,000 shares of JRP Group PLC stock in a transaction dated Thursday, June 30th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 109 ($1.42) per share, with a total value of £43,600 ($56,911.63). Also, insider Cook,Rodney purchased 50,000 shares of JRP Group PLC stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, June 28th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 99 ($1.29) per share, for a total transaction of £49,500 ($64,612.97).

JRP Group PLC Company Profile

JRP Group plc, formerly Just Retirement Group plc, is a United Kingdom-based financial services company. The Company provides retirement income products and services to individuals and corporate clients. Its segments include insurance, other and corporate activities. Its insurance segment writes insurance products for the retirement market, which include guaranteed income for life solutions and defined benefit de-risking solutions, care plans and capped drawdown contracts, and invests the premiums received from these contracts in corporate bonds and lifetime mortgage advances.

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