Burberry Group plc (LON:BRBY) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the sixteen ratings firms that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, twelve have issued a hold recommendation and one has issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12 month price target among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,981.36 ($25.89).

Several research firms have weighed in on BRBY. Jefferies Financial Group cut Burberry Group to an “underperform” rating and upped their target price for the stock from GBX 1,800 ($23.52) to GBX 2,000 ($26.13) in a research note on Wednesday, July 17th. Bryan, Garnier & Co upgraded Burberry Group to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, May 20th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. increased their price target on Burberry Group from GBX 1,850 ($24.17) to GBX 2,000 ($26.13) and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 17th. Main First Bank upgraded Burberry Group to an “outperform” rating and increased their price target for the company from GBX 1,800 ($23.52) to GBX 2,150 ($28.09) in a research note on Thursday, July 4th. Finally, Morgan Stanley reiterated an “equal weight” rating on shares of Burberry Group in a research note on Monday, July 15th.

LON BRBY traded down GBX 28 ($0.37) on Friday, hitting GBX 2,067 ($27.01). 1,092,665 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 2,130,000. The business has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 2,120.23. The company has a current ratio of 2.51, a quick ratio of 1.70 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.55. Burberry Group has a 52 week low of GBX 1,618.50 ($21.15) and a 52 week high of GBX 2,362 ($30.86). The company has a market cap of $8.51 billion and a PE ratio of 25.30.

In related news, insider Julie Brown acquired 24,051 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, June 21st. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 1,775 ($23.19) per share, for a total transaction of £426,905.25 ($557,827.32).

Burberry Group Company Profile

Burberry Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures, retails, and wholesales luxury goods for men, women, and children under the Burberry brand name. The company operates in two segments, Retail/Wholesale and Licensing. It offers apparel; accessories, such as women's handbags and small leather goods; and beauty, eyewear and timepieces.

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