Taylor Wimpey plc (LON:TW) has earned a consensus rating of “Buy” from the fifteen ratings firms that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Seven research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and eight have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price target among brokers that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 177.75 ($2.19).

A number of equities research analysts recently weighed in on TW shares. Canaccord Genuity boosted their price objective on shares of Taylor Wimpey from GBX 163 ($2.01) to GBX 165 ($2.03) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, June 19th. Citigroup reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 186 ($2.29) price objective on shares of Taylor Wimpey in a research report on Friday, June 19th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their price objective on shares of Taylor Wimpey from GBX 140 ($1.72) to GBX 150 ($1.85) and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday. HSBC boosted their price objective on shares of Taylor Wimpey from GBX 190 ($2.34) to GBX 250 ($3.08) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Tuesday, June 23rd. Finally, Credit Suisse Group lowered their price objective on shares of Taylor Wimpey from GBX 183 ($2.25) to GBX 163 ($2.01) and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research report on Friday, June 19th.

Shares of Taylor Wimpey stock traded down GBX 6.25 ($0.08) during trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 137 ($1.69). The company had a trading volume of 13,889,838 shares, compared to its average volume of 16,200,000. The company has a market cap of $4.99 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 6.65. The firm’s fifty day moving average is GBX 147.26 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 152.85. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 3.40, a quick ratio of 0.71 and a current ratio of 4.44. Taylor Wimpey has a fifty-two week low of GBX 0.02 ($0.00) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 170.39 ($2.10).

In other Taylor Wimpey news, insider Chris Carney bought 93 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, June 8th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of £161.40 ($198.62) per share, with a total value of £15,010.20 ($18,471.82). Also, insider Jennie Daly bought 119 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, April 8th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of £127.70 ($157.15) per share, with a total value of £15,196.30 ($18,700.84). Over the last three months, insiders have purchased 310 shares of company stock valued at $4,509,270.

Taylor Wimpey Company Profile

Taylor Wimpey plc operates a residential developer in the United Kingdom and Spain. The company builds various homes, including one- and two-bedroom apartments to six-bedroom detached houses. Taylor Wimpey plc was founded in 1880 and is headquartered in High Wycombe, the United Kingdom.

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