Booker Group PLC (LON:BOK) Rating Reaffirmed
The brokerage firm has just set a target price per share of GBX 210.00 on Booker Group PLC (LON:BOK) shares. This is 17.42% from the previous close. In a note finalized on Friday, 18 December, Barclays Capital kept steady their Overweight rating on shares of BOK.
From a total of 10 analysts covering Booker Group PLC (LON:BOK) stock, 0 rate it a ”Buy”, 0 a “Sell”, and 0 a ”Hold”. This means that NaN of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is GBX 230 while the lowest target price is GBX 145. The mean of all analyst targets is GBX 187.4 with a 5.30% above today’s (GBX 178.85) stock price. Booker Group PLC was the topic of 23 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Barclays Capital maintained shares on December 8 with “Overweight” rating. UBS maintained shares with “Sell” rating and GBX 145 target share price in a report from an October 20. J.P. Morgan maintained BOK stock in a recent report from November 26 with “Overweight” rating. Panmure Gordon maintained the rating on October 15. Panmure Gordon has a “Hold” rating and a GBX 150 price target on shares. Finally, HSBC maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in a report issued on an October 21.
The stock increased 1.51% or GBX 2.65 on December 17, striking GBX 178.85. Approximately 2.29 million shares of stock traded hands. Booker Group Plc (LON:BOK) has risen 4.82% since May 21, 2015 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 7.09% the S&P500.
Booker Group PLC is a United Kingdom food wholesaler. The company has a market cap of 3.15 billion GBP. The Firm comprises Booker Wholesale, Makro, Booker Direct, Classic Drinks, Ritter Courivaud, Chef Direct and Booker India. It has 25.86 P/E ratio. The Firm is a cash and carry operator, offering branded and private-label goods which are sold to over 486,000 clients including independent convenience stores, grocers, leisure outlets, pubs and restaurants.