Shares of Esure Group PLC (LON:ESUR) have earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the seventeen brokerages that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 1 year price target among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 267.87 ($3.48).

A number of brokerages have recently issued reports on ESUR. Berenberg Bank boosted their price objective on Esure Group PLC from GBX 193 ($2.51) to GBX 247 ($3.21) and gave the company a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, August 7th. Numis Securities Ltd boosted their price objective on Esure Group PLC from GBX 315 ($4.09) to GBX 320 ($4.15) and gave the company an “add” rating in a research note on Monday, August 7th. J P Morgan Chase & Co reissued a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 260 ($3.38) price objective on shares of Esure Group PLC in a research note on Friday, August 4th. Peel Hunt reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 285 ($3.70) price objective on shares of Esure Group PLC in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd. Finally, Shore Capital reissued a “sell” rating on shares of Esure Group PLC in a research note on Thursday, August 3rd.

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Shares of Esure Group PLC (LON:ESUR) traded down 0.49% during midday trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 287.00. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 343,629 shares. Esure Group PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 183.10 and a 1-year high of GBX 311.00. The company’s market cap is GBX 1.20 billion. The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 294.95 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 256.76.

The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 13th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, August 31st will be issued a GBX 4.10 ($0.05) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 1.41%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, August 31st.

Esure Group PLC Company Profile

esure Group plc is a holding company, which provides motor and home insurance products and services through its esure and Sheilas’ Wheels brands. The Company’s segments include motor underwriting, home underwriting, non-underwritten additional services and investments. The Motor underwriting segment includes the revenues and expenses attributable to its motor insurance underwriting activities inclusive of additional insurance products underwritten by it.

Analyst Recommendations for Esure Group PLC (LON:ESUR)

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