Gocompare.Com Group (LON:GOCO) had its price objective cut by Peel Hunt from GBX 140 ($1.83) to GBX 110 ($1.44) in a report released on Thursday morning. They currently have a buy rating on the stock.
GOCO has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Liberum Capital reduced their target price on Gocompare.Com Group from GBX 115 ($1.50) to GBX 75 ($0.98) and set a hold rating for the company in a report on Friday, November 9th. Berenberg Bank reissued a buy rating and set a GBX 150 ($1.96) target price on shares of Gocompare.Com Group in a report on Monday, November 19th. Deutsche Bank reduced their target price on Gocompare.Com Group from GBX 150 ($1.96) to GBX 130 ($1.70) and set a buy rating for the company in a report on Tuesday, December 4th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada increased their target price on Gocompare.Com Group from GBX 125 ($1.63) to GBX 135 ($1.76) and gave the company an outperform rating in a report on Friday, February 22nd. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. Gocompare.Com Group has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 119.67 ($1.56).
Shares of GOCO stock traded down GBX 0.60 ($0.01) on Thursday, hitting GBX 65 ($0.85). The company had a trading volume of 1,026,040 shares, compared to its average volume of 522,491. Gocompare.Com Group has a twelve month low of GBX 84.62 ($1.11) and a twelve month high of GBX 120 ($1.57).
Gocompare.Com Group (LON:GOCO) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, February 28th. The company reported GBX 7.80 ($0.10) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of GBX 7.90 ($0.10) by GBX (0.10) ($0.00).
The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, May 28th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 9th will be given a GBX 0.80 ($0.01) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 9th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.22%.
In related news, insider Adrian Webb purchased 15,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 28th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 66 ($0.86) per share, for a total transaction of £9,900 ($12,936.10).
Gocompare.Com Group Company Profile
GoCompare.com Group plc operates an Internet-based price comparison Website for financial and non-financial products in the United Kingdom. The company's Gocompare.com Website enables people to compare the costs and features of various insurance policies, financial products, and energy tariffs. It provides comparison services for car, motorbike, van, taxi, motorhome, breakdown, home, landlord, student, travel, and pet insurance products, as well as strategic initiatives in the areas of money, energy, home services, life and protection insurance, and other products.
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