Pets at Home Group (LON:PETS)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by research analysts at Shore Capital in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on PETS. HSBC decreased their price target on shares of Pets at Home Group from GBX 270 ($3.32) to GBX 255 ($3.14) and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, May 27th. Peel Hunt reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Pets at Home Group in a research note on Friday. Morgan Stanley decreased their price target on shares of Pets at Home Group from GBX 200 ($2.46) to GBX 190 ($2.34) and set an “equal weight” rating for the company in a research note on Monday, May 25th. Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Pets at Home Group in a research note on Friday. Finally, Citigroup upgraded shares of Pets at Home Group to a “buy” rating and increased their price target for the stock from GBX 265 ($3.26) to GBX 280 ($3.45) in a research note on Wednesday, June 24th. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 278.75 ($3.43).

Shares of LON:PETS opened at GBX 311.40 ($3.83) on Friday. The stock has a market cap of $1.56 billion and a P/E ratio of 23.59. The firm has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 236.64 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 253.44. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 67.64, a current ratio of 0.70 and a quick ratio of 0.36. Pets at Home Group has a 1-year low of GBX 2.39 ($0.03) and a 1-year high of GBX 317.08 ($3.90).

In related news, insider Peter Pritchard acquired 49,114 shares of Pets at Home Group stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, May 21st. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 204 ($2.51) per share, for a total transaction of £100,192.56 ($123,298.74). Also, insider Susan Dawson acquired 4,195 shares of Pets at Home Group stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, May 26th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 238 ($2.93) per share, with a total value of £9,984.10 ($12,286.61).

About Pets at Home Group

Pets at Home Group Plc, through its subsidiaries, operates as a specialist retailer of pet food, pet related products, and pet accessories in the United Kingdom. The company offers a range of diets for dogs, cats, small mammals, fish, reptiles, and birds. It also provides pet accessories, including collars, leads and harnesses, bedding, housing, feeding, health and hygiene, travel, training, and enrichment products for dogs, cats, small mammals, fish, birds, and reptiles.

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