Peel Hunt downgraded shares of Homeserve (LON:HSV) to a hold rating in a research note released on Tuesday. Peel Hunt currently has GBX 850 ($11.53) price target on the stock.

Several other equities analysts also recently weighed in on the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised Homeserve to an overweight rating in a research report on Tuesday, January 2nd. Jefferies Group raised their price target on Homeserve from GBX 630 ($8.54) to GBX 680 ($9.22) and gave the stock an underperform rating in a research report on Thursday, November 30th. Liberum Capital reissued a buy rating and set a GBX 900 ($12.21) price target on shares of Homeserve in a research report on Tuesday, November 21st. Finally, Citigroup raised their price target on Homeserve from GBX 795 ($10.78) to GBX 900 ($12.21) and gave the stock a neutral rating in a research report on Friday, October 20th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. Homeserve presently has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 811 ($11.00).

Homeserve (LON HSV) opened at GBX 790.50 ($10.72) on Tuesday. The firm has a market capitalization of $2,600.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 3,436.96. Homeserve has a 1 year low of GBX 504.50 ($6.84) and a 1 year high of GBX 872 ($11.83).

The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Friday, January 5th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, December 7th were issued a dividend of GBX 4.70 ($0.06) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.58%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, December 7th.

In other Homeserve news, insider Mark C. Morris acquired 6,235 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, November 28th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 811 ($11.00) per share, for a total transaction of £50,565.85 ($68,573.16). Insiders have bought 6,292 shares of company stock worth $5,103,047 in the last 90 days.

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Homeserve Company Profile

HomeServe plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which is engaged in providing home emergency, repair and heating installation services. The Company’s segments include UK, USA, France, Spain and New Markets. The Company designs a range of water, heating and electrical related home assistance products.

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