N Brown Group plc (LON:BWNG) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

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N Brown Group plc (LON:BWNG) has earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the six ratings firms that are presently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating on the company. The average 1 year price target among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 141.67 ($1.85).

Several research firms recently issued reports on BWNG. Numis Securities reissued a “hold” rating on shares of N Brown Group in a research note on Thursday. Peel Hunt reissued an “add” rating and set a GBX 150 ($1.96) price objective on shares of N Brown Group in a research note on Thursday, May 2nd. Berenberg Bank lifted their price objective on N Brown Group from GBX 95 ($1.24) to GBX 125 ($1.63) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, May 10th. Jefferies Financial Group reissued a “hold” rating on shares of N Brown Group in a research note on Tuesday, April 9th. Finally, Shore Capital reissued a “house stock” rating on shares of N Brown Group in a research note on Thursday, May 2nd.

N Brown Group stock opened at GBX 144 ($1.88) on Thursday. The firm has a market capitalization of $419.34 million and a PE ratio of -7.02. N Brown Group has a one year low of GBX 81.65 ($1.07) and a one year high of GBX 202 ($2.64). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 164.29, a current ratio of 4.12 and a quick ratio of 3.58.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 2nd. Shareholders of record on Thursday, July 4th will be paid a dividend of GBX 4.27 ($0.06) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, July 4th. This represents a yield of 3.26%. This is a positive change from N Brown Group’s previous dividend of $2.83. N Brown Group’s payout ratio is -0.34%.

In other news, insider Steve Johnson purchased 7,265 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 7th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 138 ($1.80) per share, with a total value of £10,025.70 ($13,100.35).

N Brown Group Company Profile

N Brown Group plc operates as a digital fashion retailer in the United Kingdom. The company offers customers a range of clothing, footwear, and homeware products under the JD Williams, Simply Be, Jacamo, Fashion World, Figleaves, Marisota, High and Mighty, Ambrose Wilson, Premier Man, Julipa, and House of Bath brands.

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