Just Group PLC (LON:JUST) has been assigned an average rating of “Buy” from the seven brokerages that are covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, three have issued a buy recommendation and one has assigned a strong buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price objective among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 97.33 ($1.27).

Several equities analysts have weighed in on JUST shares. Deutsche Bank reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Just Group in a research report on Monday. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded Just Group to a “neutral” rating and decreased their price objective for the stock from GBX 86 ($1.12) to GBX 78 ($1.02) in a report on Wednesday, April 3rd. Barclays decreased their price objective on Just Group from GBX 149 ($1.95) to GBX 113 ($1.48) and set an “overweight” rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, April 30th. Numis Securities restated a “buy” rating on shares of Just Group in a report on Tuesday, April 30th. Finally, Shore Capital restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 165 ($2.16) price objective on shares of Just Group in a report on Wednesday, January 30th.

LON JUST traded up GBX 1.15 ($0.02) during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting GBX 65.40 ($0.85). The stock had a trading volume of 3,011,769 shares, compared to its average volume of 2,210,000. Just Group has a 52-week low of GBX 57.55 ($0.75) and a 52-week high of GBX 158.50 ($2.07). The company has a market capitalization of $676.94 million and a P/E ratio of -9.62. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 35.03, a current ratio of 14.49 and a quick ratio of 11.70.

In related news, insider David Richardson sold 100,657 shares of Just Group stock in a transaction on Thursday, March 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 69 ($0.90), for a total value of £69,453.33 ($90,753.08).

Just Group Company Profile

Just Group Plc provides various financial services in the retirement income market in the United Kingdom. The company offers de-risking solutions, individually underwritten retirement income products, long term care plans, lifetime mortgages, and protection products. It also provides professional services, including regulated financial advice and guidance services; and a range of business services, such as consultancy and software development, and outsourced customer service delivery and marketing services.

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