Beazley PLC (LON:BEZ)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reiterated by J P Morgan Chase & Co in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday.

Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Peel Hunt reissued a “reduce” rating and set a GBX 370 ($4.91) price target on shares of Beazley PLC in a report on Sunday, July 23rd. Numis Securities Ltd downgraded Beazley PLC to an “add” rating in a research note on Friday, July 21st. Finally, Credit Suisse Group assumed coverage on Beazley PLC in a report on Tuesday, July 18th. They issued an “outperform” rating on the stock. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Beazley PLC currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 373.75 ($4.96).

Beazley PLC (BEZ) traded down 0.81% during trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 475.60. 2,591,144 shares of the stock were exchanged. The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 486.74 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 473.76. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 2.48 billion. Beazley PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 351.68 and a 1-year high of GBX 527.50.

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In other Beazley PLC news, insider George Blunden sold 5,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, July 24th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 501 ($6.65), for a total value of £25,050 ($33,227.22). Also, insider Martin Bride acquired 4,354 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, August 4th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 207 ($2.75) per share, with a total value of £9,012.78 ($11,954.87).

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