Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc (LON:JLT) has received a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the seven research firms that are presently covering the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price target among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,248 ($17.24).
Separately, Barclays increased their target price on Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group from GBX 1,305 ($18.03) to GBX 1,408 ($19.45) and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research report on Monday, December 11th.
Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group (LON JLT) traded up GBX 6 ($0.08) on Friday, reaching GBX 1,296 ($17.91). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 366,353 shares, compared to its average volume of 145,303. The stock has a market cap of $2,870.00 and a P/E ratio of 2,356.36. Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group has a one year low of GBX 1,078 ($14.89) and a one year high of GBX 1,468 ($20.28).
The business also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, May 8th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, March 29th will be given a dividend of GBX 21.80 ($0.30) per share. This represents a yield of 1.63%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 29th. This is a boost from Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group’s previous dividend of $12.20.
About Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group
Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc (JLT) is a provider of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services. The Company operates through three segments: Risk & Insurance, Employee Benefits, and Head Office & Other operations. The Risk & Insurance segment consists of JLT’s global specialist, wholesale, reinsurance broking, personal lines, and small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) activities.
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