Shares of Countryside Properties PLC (LON:CSP) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the seven brokerages that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 383.75 ($5.01).

A number of research firms recently weighed in on CSP. Shore Capital reissued a “not rated” rating on shares of Countryside Properties in a research note on Thursday, May 16th. Numis Securities reissued a “buy” rating and set a GBX 407 ($5.32) price target (down from GBX 410 ($5.36)) on shares of Countryside Properties in a research note on Thursday, May 16th. Peel Hunt reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Countryside Properties in a research note on Thursday, May 16th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 375 ($4.90) price target on shares of Countryside Properties in a research note on Thursday, April 18th. Finally, Berenberg Bank dropped their price target on shares of Countryside Properties from GBX 390 ($5.10) to GBX 370 ($4.83) and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Monday, January 28th.

Shares of CSP traded down GBX 2.60 ($0.03) on Thursday, reaching GBX 301 ($3.93). 566,730 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 686,827. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.28, a current ratio of 2.83 and a quick ratio of 0.60. The company has a market cap of $1.35 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 9.23. Countryside Properties has a 12 month low of GBX 265.60 ($3.47) and a 12 month high of GBX 380.40 ($4.97).

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, July 5th. Investors of record on Thursday, May 23rd will be paid a dividend of GBX 6 ($0.08) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.88%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 23rd. Countryside Properties’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 0.34%.

Countryside Properties Company Profile

Countryside Properties PLC operates as a home builder and urban regeneration partner in the United Kingdom. It operates through two divisions, Housebuilding and Partnerships. The Housebuilding division develops large-scale sites, and provides private and affordable homes in London and the South East of England.

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