Numis Securities upgraded shares of Henry Boot (LON:BOOT) to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.
Separately, Peel Hunt reaffirmed an add rating on shares of Henry Boot in a research report on Friday, March 22nd.
Shares of Henry Boot stock traded up GBX 0.50 ($0.01) during trading hours on Thursday, hitting GBX 259 ($3.38). 7,538 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 42,258. Henry Boot has a 12-month low of GBX 230 ($3.01) and a 12-month high of GBX 309 ($4.04). The firm has a market cap of $342.81 million and a PE ratio of 9.25. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 9.66, a current ratio of 2.36 and a quick ratio of 1.00.
In other news, insider John T. Sutcliffe sold 15,360 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, April 18th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 273 ($3.57), for a total transaction of £41,932.80 ($54,792.63). Also, insider Darren Littlewood sold 7,579 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, April 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 264 ($3.45), for a total value of £20,008.56 ($26,144.73).
Henry Boot Company Profile
Henry Boot PLC invests in, develops, and trades in properties in the United Kingdom. It operates through Property Investment and Development, Land Promotion, and Construction segments. The company develops commercial properties and family homes. It is also involved in acquiring, promoting, developing, and trading in land.
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