Jefferies Group restated their underperform rating on shares of Wolseley (LON:WOS) in a report issued on Friday, AnalystRatings.Net reports. They currently have a GBX 2,540 ($41.23) target price on the stock.
Jefferies Group has also updated their ratings on a number of other stocks in the last week. The firm initiated coverage on shares of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.. They issued a hold rating on that stock. Also, Jefferies Group initiated coverage on shares of Honda Motor Co. Ltd.. They issued a buy rating on that stock and set a $47.32 price target. Finally, Jefferies Group initiated coverage on shares of Toyota Motor. They issued a hold rating on that stock and set a $135.75 price target.
A number of other firms have also recently commented on WOS. Analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a buy rating on shares of Wolseley in a research note to investors on Friday, November 15th. They now have a GBX 3,551 ($57.64) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Panmure Gordon reiterated a hold rating on shares of Wolseley in a research note to investors on Thursday, November 7th. They now have a GBX 3,620 ($58.76) price target on the stock. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have issued a hold rating and eleven have given a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 3,449.02 ($55.98).
Shares of Wolseley (LON:WOS) traded up 0.68% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting GBX 3243.9998. The stock had a trading volume of 382,717 shares. Wolseley has a 52 week low of GBX 2790.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 3483.0002. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 0. and its 200-day moving average is GBX 0.. The company’s market cap is £8.780 billion.
The company also recently announced a dividend, which is scheduled for Monday, December 16th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 2nd will be paid a dividend of $110.00 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 3.31%. The ex-dividend date is Monday, December 2nd.
Wolseley plc is a specialist trade distributor of plumbing and heating products to professional contractors and a supplier of building materials in North America, the United Kingdom and Continental Europe.
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