Brokerages Set SEGRO Plc (LON:SGRO) Price Target at GBX 952

SEGRO Plc (LON:SGROGet Free Report) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Moderate Buy” by the six brokerages that are covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and five have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12 month price objective among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 982 ($12.13).

Several equities research analysts have recently commented on SGRO shares. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed an “overweight” rating on shares of SEGRO in a report on Wednesday, April 10th. Shore Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of SEGRO in a research note on Thursday, April 11th. Berenberg Bank increased their price objective on SEGRO from GBX 863 ($10.66) to GBX 940 ($11.61) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, February 22nd. HSBC raised SEGRO to a “buy” rating and set a GBX 964 ($11.91) price objective for the company in a research note on Thursday, March 21st. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,042 ($12.87) price objective on shares of SEGRO in a research note on Thursday, April 18th.

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Insider Buying and Selling at SEGRO

In other SEGRO news, insider Carol Fairweather bought 8,000 shares of SEGRO stock in a transaction on Thursday, March 7th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 878 ($10.84) per share, for a total transaction of £70,240 ($86,758.89). Corporate insiders own 0.26% of the company’s stock.

SEGRO Trading Down 0.4 %

Shares of LON SGRO opened at GBX 845.60 ($10.44) on Thursday. SEGRO has a 12 month low of GBX 675 ($8.34) and a 12 month high of GBX 913 ($11.28). The company has a market cap of £11.33 billion, a price-to-earnings ratio of -4,042.86, a P/E/G ratio of 2.12 and a beta of 0.73. The company has a quick ratio of 0.62, a current ratio of 0.88 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 50.61. The business has a fifty day simple moving average of GBX 867.84 and a 200-day simple moving average of GBX 834.75.

SEGRO Increases Dividend

The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 3rd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 14th will be paid a GBX 19.10 ($0.24) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 14th. This is a boost from SEGRO’s previous dividend of $8.70. This represents a yield of 2.29%. SEGRO’s payout ratio is -13,333.33%.

About SEGRO

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SEGRO is a UK Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), listed on the London Stock Exchange and Euronext Paris, and is a leading owner, manager and developer of modern warehouses and industrial property. It owns or manages 10.4 million square metres of space (112 million square feet) valued at £20.7 billion serving customers from a wide range of industry sectors.

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