Numis Securities restated their hold rating on shares of Empiric Student Property (LON:ESP) in a research report released on Tuesday morning. They currently have a GBX 91 ($1.22) target price on the stock.

Separately, Jefferies Group reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 125 ($1.68) price objective on shares of Empiric Student Property in a report on Friday, September 22nd.

Empiric Student Property (ESP) opened at GBX 87.50 ($1.18) on Tuesday. Empiric Student Property has a fifty-two week low of GBX 82.50 ($1.11) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 116 ($1.56).

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Friday, December 15th. Investors of record on Thursday, November 30th were paid a GBX 1.25 ($0.02) dividend. This represents a yield of 1.4%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, November 30th.

In other news, insider Paul Hadaway acquired 388,750 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 30th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 88 ($1.18) per share, for a total transaction of £342,100 ($460,430.69).

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Empiric Student Property Company Profile

Empiric Student Property plc is an internally managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is engaged in investing in the purpose-built student accommodation in central locations in the university cities and towns in the United Kingdom. The Company is engaged in the acquisition, development and management of student accommodation assets in the United Kingdom.

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