Halfords Group plc (LON:HFD) has received a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the ten brokerages that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 1 year target price among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 345.67 ($4.52).

A number of research firms recently commented on HFD. HSBC decreased their price target on Halfords Group from GBX 360 ($4.70) to GBX 340 ($4.44) and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday. Peel Hunt restated a “sell” rating on shares of Halfords Group in a research report on Thursday, September 27th. Liberum Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of Halfords Group in a research report on Thursday, September 27th. Berenberg Bank decreased their price target on Halfords Group from GBX 350 ($4.57) to GBX 290 ($3.79) and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, November 29th. Finally, Citigroup restated a “buy” rating on shares of Halfords Group in a research report on Friday, September 28th.

Shares of HFD opened at GBX 215.75 ($2.82) on Friday. Halfords Group has a 1 year low of GBX 305.40 ($3.99) and a 1 year high of GBX 380.50 ($4.97).

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, January 18th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 13th will be given a dividend of GBX 6.18 ($0.08) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 13th. This represents a yield of 1.99%.

In other Halfords Group news, insider Loraine Woodhouse purchased 14,074 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, January 11th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 212 ($2.77) per share, for a total transaction of £29,836.88 ($38,987.17).

About Halfords Group

Halfords Group plc, through its subsidiaries, retails automotive, leisure, and cycling products in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. It operates in two segments, Retail and Car Servicing. The company retails auto parts, accessories, cycles, and cycle accessories; and provides garage servicing and auto repair services.

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