Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc (LON:JLT) has earned an average rating of “Buy” from the nine analysts that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and five have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year price target among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,139.86 ($14.74).

A number of equities analysts have issued reports on the company. Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. J P Morgan Chase & Co increased their price target on Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc from GBX 1,030 ($13.32) to GBX 1,050 ($13.58) and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 1st. Finally, HSBC Holdings plc reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,250 ($16.17) price target on shares of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc in a research report on Tuesday, June 13th.

Shares of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc (LON:JLT) traded up 0.09% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 1156.00. The company had a trading volume of 47,453 shares. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 1,187.32 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1,144.92. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 2.44 billion. Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc has a 52 week low of GBX 938.62 and a 52 week high of GBX 1,253.00.

The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, October 3rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 24th will be issued a dividend of GBX 12.20 ($0.16) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 24th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.03%.

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In other Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc news, insider Charlie Rozes sold 10,541 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, September 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 1,144 ($14.80), for a total transaction of £120,589.04 ($155,960.99).

About Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc (JLT) is a provider of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services. The Company operates through three segments: Risk & Insurance, Employee Benefits, and Head Office & Other operations. The Risk & Insurance segment consists of JLT’s global specialist, wholesale, reinsurance broking, personal lines, and small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) activities.

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