Peel Hunt reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Land Securities Group (LON:LAND) in a research note published on Tuesday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Barclays dropped their price objective on shares of BT Group from GBX 250 ($3.27) to GBX 240 ($3.14) and set an equal weight rating on the stock in a research note on Friday, May 10th. Morgan Stanley raised their price objective on shares of TELUS from C$53.00 to C$55.00 in a research note on Thursday, March 14th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $195.00 price objective on shares of bluebird bio and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Friday, May 17th. Liberum Capital dropped their price objective on shares of Ab Dynamics from GBX 2,645 ($34.56) to GBX 2,625 ($34.30) and set a buy rating on the stock in a research note on Monday, May 20th. Finally, Numis Securities dropped their price objective on shares of Lekoil from GBX 40 ($0.52) to GBX 22 ($0.29) and set a buy rating on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, May 14th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. Land Securities Group currently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 941.73 ($12.31).

Shares of LON LAND opened at GBX 837.80 ($10.95) on Tuesday. The firm has a market cap of $6.21 billion and a PE ratio of -52.04. Land Securities Group has a 12 month low of GBX 784.20 ($10.25) and a 12 month high of GBX 957.20 ($12.51). The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 838.97. The company has a quick ratio of 0.35, a current ratio of 0.42 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 38.12.

The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 4th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 5th will be given a dividend of GBX 11.60 ($0.15) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 5th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.32%. Land Securities Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is -2.86%.

In other news, insider Madeleine Cosgrave acquired 4,700 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 12th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 841 ($10.99) per share, for a total transaction of £39,527 ($51,649.03). Also, insider Nicholas Cadbury acquired 3,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, May 14th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 888 ($11.60) per share, for a total transaction of £26,640 ($34,809.88).

About Land Securities Group

At Landsec, we believe great places are for people to experience and are made with the experience of great people. Across 24 million sq ft of real estate and a portfolio valued at £14.1 billion, we own and manage some of the most successful and recognisable assets in the country. In London, our portfolio totals more than £7.8 billion, and consists of 6.4 million sq ft of real estate.

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