Assura Plc (LON:AGR) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Moderate Buy” from Analysts

Assura Plc (LON:AGRGet Rating) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Moderate Buy” by the six research firms that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and four have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1 year target price among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 76.40 ($0.90).

Separately, Berenberg Bank cut their price objective on Assura from GBX 80 ($0.94) to GBX 75 ($0.88) and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, August 31st.

Assura Trading Down 2.0 %

AGR opened at GBX 54.90 ($0.65) on Thursday. The firm has a market cap of £1.62 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 915.00. The company has a current ratio of 4.64, a quick ratio of 3.60 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 69.84. Assura has a 12 month low of GBX 47.43 ($0.56) and a 12 month high of GBX 72.35 ($0.85). The stock has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 55.36 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 63.35.

Assura Dividend Announcement

The company also recently announced a dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, October 12th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 8th were issued a dividend of GBX 0.78 ($0.01) per share. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, September 8th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.2%. Assura’s payout ratio is currently 49.33%.

About Assura

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Assura plc, a constituent of the FTSE 250 and the EPRA* indices, is a UK REIT and long-term investor in and developer of primary care property. The company, headquartered in Warrington, works with GPs, health professionals and the NHS to create outstanding spaces for health services in our communities.

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