Equities research analysts at FinnCap started coverage on shares of Henry Boot plc (LON:BHY) in a research note issued to investors on Monday, May 15th, StockTargetPrices.com reports. The brokerage set a “buy” rating and a GBX 398 ($5.03) price target on the stock. FinnCap’s target price indicates a potential upside of 69.36% from the company’s current price.
Separately, Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 265 ($3.35) price target on shares of Henry Boot plc in a research note on Wednesday, January 18th.
Shares of Henry Boot plc (BHY) traded up 0.75% during trading on Monday, reaching GBX 235.00. 36,847 shares of the company were exchanged. The company’s 50-day moving average is GBX 229.70 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 209.13. Henry Boot plc has a 1-year low of GBX 161.24 and a 1-year high of GBX 243.80.
The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, May 30th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 27th were paid a GBX 4.50 ($0.06) dividend. This represents a yield of 1.91%. This is a boost from Henry Boot plc’s previous dividend of $2.50. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, April 27th.
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In other Henry Boot plc news, insider John T. Sutcliffe sold 5,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, March 27th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 235 ($2.97), for a total transaction of £11,750 ($14,864.01). Also, insider John T. Sutcliffe purchased 2,705 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, April 6th. The shares were purchased at an average cost of GBX 234 ($2.96) per share, for a total transaction of £6,329.70 ($8,007.21).
Henry Boot plc Company Profile
Henry Boot PLC is a land development, property investment and development, and construction company. The Company sources and acquires land; promotes planning consents; acquires, develops, manages or sells investment properties and service constructors with plant; runs its Private Finance Initiative (PFI) project, and refurbishes and constructs buildings.
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