Peel Hunt reissued their hold rating on shares of Homeserve (LON:HSV) in a research report report published on Monday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Several other brokerages have also recently commented on HSV. JPMorgan Chase & Co. cut Sogou from a neutral rating to an underweight rating and lowered their price target for the company from $5.50 to $4.12 in a research note on Thursday, June 27th. Barclays cut to an underweight rating and set a GBX 4,400 ($57.49) price target for the company. in a research note on Tuesday, June 18th. HSBC reissued a reduce rating on shares of Homeserve in a research note on Monday, April 29th. Jefferies Financial Group reissued a hold rating on shares of COMPASS GRP PLC/S in a research note on Tuesday, April 9th. Finally, Liberum Capital reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,350 ($17.64) price target on shares of in a research note on Friday, June 21st. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Homeserve currently has a consensus rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 1,127 ($14.73).

LON:HSV opened at GBX 1,135 ($14.83) on Monday. The company has a current ratio of 1.16, a quick ratio of 1.12 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 61.49. Homeserve has a fifty-two week low of GBX 847.50 ($11.07) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 1,275 ($16.66). The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is GBX 1,201.10. The stock has a market cap of $3.80 billion and a PE ratio of 35.14.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 2nd. Investors of record on Thursday, July 4th will be paid a GBX 16.20 ($0.21) dividend. This is a boost from Homeserve’s previous dividend of $5.20. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 4th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.44%. Homeserve’s payout ratio is presently 0.65%.

In related news, insider David Bower sold 31,779 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, July 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 1,183 ($15.46), for a total value of £375,945.57 ($491,239.47). In the last three months, insiders purchased 39 shares of company stock valued at $45,016.

Homeserve Company Profile

HomeServe plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides home repair and improvement services to household customers under the HomeServe brand. It offers plumbing, drainage, electrics, water supply pipe, gas supply pipe, appliance repair, pest infestation, and locksmith services, as well as heating, ventilation, and air conditioning services.

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