Daily Mail and General Trust P L C (LON:DMGT) Receives GBX 715.57 Average PT from Analysts

Shares of Daily Mail and General Trust P L C (LON:DMGT) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the nine analysts that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have assigned a hold recommendation and three have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month target price among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 715.57 ($9.35).

DMGT has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. Goldman Sachs Group upped their price objective on shares of Daily Mail and General Trust P L C from GBX 562 ($7.34) to GBX 581 ($7.59) and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a report on Monday, June 3rd. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upped their price objective on shares of Daily Mail and General Trust P L C from GBX 850 ($11.11) to GBX 870 ($11.37) and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a report on Friday, July 26th. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Daily Mail and General Trust P L C in a report on Thursday, July 25th. Berenberg Bank upped their price objective on shares of Daily Mail and General Trust P L C from GBX 800 ($10.45) to GBX 850 ($11.11) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, July 4th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group upped their price objective on shares of Daily Mail and General Trust P L C from GBX 685 ($8.95) to GBX 741 ($9.68) and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday, May 30th.

In other Daily Mail and General Trust P L C news, insider Paul Zwillenberg sold 54,150 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, June 4th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 742 ($9.70), for a total value of £401,793 ($525,013.72). Also, insider The Viscount Rothermere sold 135,834 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, July 29th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 770 ($10.06), for a total transaction of £1,045,921.80 ($1,366,682.09). Over the last ninety days, insiders have purchased 56 shares of company stock valued at $43,024.

Shares of LON DMGT traded up GBX 7 ($0.09) during trading hours on Friday, hitting GBX 774 ($10.11). 379,176 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 640,086. The company has a quick ratio of 0.50, a current ratio of 1.03 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 27.34. The business’s 50 day moving average is GBX 773.72. The stock has a market cap of $1.61 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 4.47. Daily Mail and General Trust P L C has a one year low of GBX 555 ($7.25) and a one year high of GBX 800.44 ($10.46).

Daily Mail and General Trust P L C Company Profile

Daily Mail and General Trust plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in digital, information, events, and media businesses in the United Kingdom, North America, rest of Europe, Australia, and internationally. The company provides risk models, software applications, and analytical data services for the risk and insurance industry; business-to-business information, analysis, and software for the property, education technology, and energy sectors; and organizes exhibitions and conferences focusing on the energy, construction, interiors, hotel, and hospitality and leisure sectors.

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