OneSavings Bank PLC (LON:OSB) Receives Average Rating of “Buy” from Analysts

Shares of OneSavings Bank PLC (LON:OSB) have received a consensus rating of “Buy” from the seven research firms that are covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and five have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 485 ($6.34).

OSB has been the topic of a number of research reports. Peel Hunt upped their price target on OneSavings Bank from GBX 460 ($6.01) to GBX 470 ($6.14) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, August 19th. Numis Securities cut OneSavings Bank to an “add” rating and set a GBX 475 ($6.21) price objective on the stock. in a research note on Wednesday, May 15th.

LON:OSB traded down GBX 3.40 ($0.04) during trading hours on Friday, reaching GBX 341.60 ($4.46). 204,510 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 853,038. The business has a 50-day moving average of GBX 353.27 and a two-hundred day moving average of GBX 387.35. OneSavings Bank has a twelve month low of GBX 321.97 ($4.21) and a twelve month high of GBX 458.80 ($6.00). The company has a market capitalization of $837.67 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 6.21.

The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, September 20th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 29th will be issued a dividend of GBX 4.90 ($0.06) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 1.45%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, August 29th. OneSavings Bank’s payout ratio is 0.27%.

About OneSavings Bank

OneSavings Bank Plc operates as a specialist lender and retail savings company in the United Kingdom and the Channel Islands. The company operates through two segments, Buy-to-Let/SME and Residential Mortgages. It offers fixed, notice, easy access, and regular savings products, including ISAs. The company also provides buy to let and commercial mortgages, as well as development loans to small and medium sized developers of residential property; first charge, second charge, and shared ownership residential mortgage loans; and personal and secured loans, as well as funding lines to non-bank finance companies secured against portfolios of financial assets, principally mortgages and leases.

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