GYM Group PLC (LON:GYM) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” from Brokerages

GYM Group PLC (LON:GYM) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the six research firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and five have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 292.50 ($3.82).

A number of brokerages have issued reports on GYM. Numis Securities reissued a “buy” rating on shares of GYM Group in a report on Thursday, May 30th. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating on shares of GYM Group in a research report on Thursday, June 6th. Berenberg Bank restated a “buy” rating on shares of GYM Group in a research report on Thursday, April 11th. Liberum Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of GYM Group in a research report on Tuesday, March 19th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada restated an “outperform” rating and set a GBX 320 ($4.18) price target on shares of GYM Group in a research report on Wednesday, May 1st.

Shares of GYM stock opened at GBX 237 ($3.10) on Friday. The company has a current ratio of 0.27, a quick ratio of 0.08 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 32.14. GYM Group has a 1 year low of GBX 185 ($2.42) and a 1 year high of GBX 344.50 ($4.50). The firm has a market cap of $326.55 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 44.72.

The company also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Friday, June 14th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, May 23rd were given a dividend of GBX 0.95 ($0.01) per share. This is a positive change from GYM Group’s previous dividend of $0.35. This represents a dividend yield of 0.45%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, May 23rd. GYM Group’s payout ratio is 0.19%.

In other news, insider Richard Darwin sold 11,080 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, March 26th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 222 ($2.90), for a total transaction of £24,597.60 ($32,141.12).

GYM Group Company Profile

The Gym Group plc operates health and fitness facilities in the United Kingdom. As of March 19, 2019, it operated 160 gyms. The company was founded in 2007 and is based in Croydon, the United Kingdom.

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