RSA Insurance Group’s (RSA) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of RSA Insurance Group (LON:RSA) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Several other equities research analysts have also weighed in on RSA. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated an outperform rating on shares of RSA Insurance Group in a report on Wednesday, December 11th. Panmure Gordon lowered shares of RSA Insurance Group to a sell rating in a report on Thursday, November 7th. Goldman Sachs Group dropped their price objective on shares of RSA Insurance Group from GBX 641 ($8.43) to GBX 620 ($8.16) and set a buy rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, November 13th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upgraded shares of RSA Insurance Group to an overweight rating in a report on Tuesday, January 7th. Finally, UBS Group restated a buy rating on shares of RSA Insurance Group in a report on Friday, February 21st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company. RSA Insurance Group currently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 612.45 ($8.06).

RSA opened at GBX 518.80 ($6.82) on Tuesday. The firm’s fifty day moving average is GBX 558.98 and its two-hundred day moving average is GBX 542.80. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 19.47, a quick ratio of 1.09 and a current ratio of 1.79. The firm has a market cap of $5.36 billion and a PE ratio of 20.51. RSA Insurance Group has a twelve month low of GBX 497.20 ($6.54) and a twelve month high of GBX 736.84 ($9.69).

RSA Insurance Group (LON:RSA) last posted its earnings results on Thursday, February 27th. The insurance provider reported GBX 39.40 ($0.52) earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of GBX 40.70 ($0.54) by GBX (1.30) (($0.02)). Equities analysts forecast that RSA Insurance Group will post 4912.2196488 EPS for the current fiscal year.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, May 14th. Investors of record on Thursday, March 5th will be issued a dividend of GBX 15.60 ($0.21) per share. This represents a dividend yield of 2.86%. This is a positive change from RSA Insurance Group’s previous dividend of $7.50. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 5th. RSA Insurance Group’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 0.59%.

RSA Insurance Group Company Profile

RSA Insurance Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides personal and commercial general insurance products. It operates through Scandinavia, Canada, and UK & International segments. The company offers a range of personal insurance products, including home, car, pet, and travel insurance products directly to its customers, as well as through brokers and agents.

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