Shares of Hollywood Bowl Group PLC (LON:BOWL) have been assigned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the six brokerages that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a buy recommendation. The average 1 year target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 235 ($3.19).
Several analysts recently issued reports on the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 230 ($3.12) price target on shares of Hollywood Bowl Group in a report on Tuesday, December 12th. Peel Hunt increased their price target on Hollywood Bowl Group from GBX 210 ($2.85) to GBX 215 ($2.92) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, October 6th. Berenberg Bank increased their price target on Hollywood Bowl Group from GBX 210 ($2.85) to GBX 220 ($2.98) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, October 9th. Liberum Capital assumed coverage on Hollywood Bowl Group in a report on Thursday. They issued a “buy” rating and a GBX 260 ($3.53) price target for the company. Finally, Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Hollywood Bowl Group in a report on Wednesday, December 6th.
In other Hollywood Bowl Group news, insider Ivan Schofield purchased 50,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, December 14th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 204 ($2.77) per share, with a total value of £102,000 ($138,323.84).
The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, February 27th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 1st will be issued a GBX 7.28 ($0.10) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 1st. This represents a yield of 3.55%. This is a boost from Hollywood Bowl Group’s previous dividend of $1.80.
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Hollywood Bowl Group Company Profile
Hollywood Bowl Group plc is a bowling entertainment operator in the United Kingdom. The Company is engaged in the operation of ten-pin bowling centers, as well as the development of new centers and other associated activities. It has a portfolio of approximately 50 centers operating across the United Kingdom.
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