Marshalls (LON:MSLH) had its target price upped by Peel Hunt from GBX 530 ($6.93) to GBX 575 ($7.51) in a research note issued to investors on Monday morning, Digital Look reports. Peel Hunt currently has an add rating on the stock.

MSLH has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Berenberg Bank boosted their price objective on Marshalls from GBX 530 ($6.93) to GBX 580 ($7.58) and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Monday, January 28th. Shore Capital reiterated a hold rating on shares of Marshalls in a research note on Thursday, March 14th. Finally, Canaccord Genuity boosted their price objective on Marshalls from GBX 495 ($6.47) to GBX 525 ($6.86) and gave the company a hold rating in a research note on Friday, March 15th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, Marshalls currently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 560.20 ($7.32).

MSLH opened at GBX 659 ($8.61) on Monday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 31.17, a current ratio of 1.57 and a quick ratio of 0.81. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.31 billion and a PE ratio of 25.25. Marshalls has a twelve month low of GBX 395.60 ($5.17) and a twelve month high of GBX 674.50 ($8.81).

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, June 28th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 6th will be paid a GBX 12 ($0.16) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 6th. This represents a yield of 2.05%. This is a boost from Marshalls’s previous dividend of $4.00. Marshalls’s payout ratio is currently 0.46%.

In other Marshalls news, insider Martyn Coffey sold 64,604 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, March 20th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 584 ($7.63), for a total value of £377,287.36 ($492,992.76). Also, insider Jack Clarke sold 9,170 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, March 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 600 ($7.84), for a total value of £55,020 ($71,893.38). In the last quarter, insiders acquired 74 shares of company stock valued at $44,796.

Marshalls Company Profile

Marshalls plc manufactures and supplies hard landscaping products in the United Kingdom and internationally. It operates through Landscape Products and Others segments. The company offers interior, garden, and driveways products, including garden paving, driveways, garden paths, kerbs and edging products, and garden walling products; and interior tiles and stones.

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