The company has a market capitalization of $85.72 billion, a PE ratio of 25.360 and a beta of 0.77. The Fund's primary investment objective is to seek high current income and its secondary objective is to seek capital appreciation. Liberum Capital's TP suggests a potential upside of 4.34% from the company's last price. Shareholders of record on Thursday, October 5th will be issued a dividend of $0.12 per share.
Aviva plc (LON:AV) shares traded down 0.8% during mid-day trading on Wednesday. It has outperformed by 2.75% the S&P500. Penn Mutual Life Insurance Co owns 281,000 shares or 5.11% of their U.S. portfolio. 1,861 were reported by Regentatlantic Cap. The Texas-based E&G Advisors Lp has invested 0.96% in the stock.
Van Eck Associates reported 155,574 shares.
About 425,686 shares traded. Credit Suisse Group AG raised AstraZeneca plc from an "underperform" rating to a "neutral" rating in a research report on Friday, May 12th. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.
Among 20 analysts covering Sage Group The PLC (LON:SGE), 9 have Buy rating, 6 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 18% are positive. Pagegroup Plc has GBX 600 highest and GBX 265 lowest target. They now have a GBX 1,510 ($19.85) price objective on the stock. HSBC Holdings plc reiterated a "hold" rating and issued a GBX 1,320 ($17.35) price objective on shares of Smith & Nephew plc in a research note on Monday, July 10th. The stock has "Overweight" rating by Piperjaffray on Friday, September 23. Peel Hunt maintained President Energy PLC (LON:PPC) on Thursday, May 26 with "Buy" rating. On Tuesday, March 15 the stock rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with "Buy". Canaccord Genuity reissued a "buy" rating and issued a GBX 1,600 ($21.04) price objective on shares of Kier Group plc in a research report on Thursday, September 21st. The company was maintained on Wednesday, February 3 by Morgan Stanley. The rating was maintained by Numis Securities with "Reduce" on Friday, August 7. The rating was maintained by FinnCap on Monday, October 9 with "Corporate".
Investors sentiment increased to 1.22 in Q2 2017. Next quarter's EPS is estimated at $0.45 and the next full year EPS is projected to be $1.70.
Shares of Glencore PLC (LON GLEN) opened at 365.90 on Tuesday. New Mexico Educational Retirement Board invested in 10,459 shares or 0.05% of the stock. The stock of McBride plc (LON:MCB) earned "Add" rating by Peel Hunt on Monday, July 11. Nj State Employees Deferred Compensation Plan holds 0.11% or 110,000 shares in its portfolio. Jacobs Levy Equity Inc holds 0.03% or 118,834 shares. Blackrock has invested 0% of its portfolio in Restore PLC (LON:RST).
Empyrean Capital Partners Lp increased Hrg Group Inc (HRG) stake by 161.1% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Spark Invest Mngmt Ltd Limited Liability Company has invested 0.04% in Restore PLC (LON:RST). Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Inv, a Alberta - Canada-based fund reported 17,100 shares. 12,500 were accumulated by Marathon Cap Management. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 498 ($6.55) per share, for a total transaction of £12,992.82 ($17,082.33). Hodges Capital Management owns 0.04% invested in President Energy PLC (LON:PPC) for 31,300 shares.
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