Liberum Capital restated their hold rating on shares of Spire Healthcare Group (LON:SPI) in a research report released on Wednesday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

SPI has been the topic of several other research reports. Peel Hunt restated an add rating on shares of Spire Healthcare Group in a report on Friday, March 13th. UBS Group boosted their price objective on Spire Healthcare Group from GBX 117 ($1.54) to GBX 121 ($1.59) and gave the stock a neutral rating in a report on Tuesday, February 11th. Barclays restated an underweight rating on shares of Spire Healthcare Group in a report on Tuesday, January 7th. Peel Hunt restated an add rating and set a GBX 155 ($2.04) price objective on shares of Spire Healthcare Group in a report on Wednesday, January 8th. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group downgraded Spire Healthcare Group to an underperform rating and boosted their price objective for the stock from GBX 106 ($1.39) to GBX 113 ($1.49) in a report on Tuesday, January 21st. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 130.44 ($1.72).

LON SPI traded up GBX 0.05 ($0.00) on Wednesday, hitting GBX 52.60 ($0.69). 5,252,477 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,770,000. The company’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 114.54 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 121.36. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 124.33, a current ratio of 1.03 and a quick ratio of 0.77. The firm has a market capitalization of $210.97 million and a P/E ratio of 29.22. Spire Healthcare Group has a twelve month low of GBX 61.25 ($0.81) and a twelve month high of GBX 145 ($1.91).

The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, June 23rd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 28th will be issued a GBX 2.50 ($0.03) dividend. This is an increase from Spire Healthcare Group’s previous dividend of $1.30. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, May 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.26%. Spire Healthcare Group’s dividend payout ratio is currently 2.22%.

Spire Healthcare Group Company Profile

Spire Healthcare Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, owns and operates private hospitals and clinics in the United Kingdom. It provides a range of integrated surgical, medical, and diagnostic services. The company offers various treatments in the areas of allergy and infectious diseases, blood tests, bones and joints, bowel treatments, breast screening and surgery, cancer investigations and treatments, cosmetic surgery, cyst removal, and dental surgery, as well as ear, nose, and throat treatments.

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