Dignity (DTY) Given “Hold” Rating at Peel Hunt

Dignity (LON:DTY)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reiterated by stock analysts at Peel Hunt in a report issued on Wednesday.

DTY has been the topic of a number of other reports. Numis Securities restated a “hold” rating on shares of Dignity in a research report on Monday, January 22nd. Berenberg Bank lowered shares of Dignity to a “hold” rating and lowered their price objective for the company from GBX 2,950 ($40.76) to GBX 2,350 ($32.47) in a research report on Thursday, November 16th.

Shares of Dignity (LON:DTY) traded up GBX 129 ($1.78) on Wednesday, hitting GBX 982 ($13.57). 1,193,932 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 571,165. The stock has a market capitalization of $490.33 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 811.57. Dignity has a twelve month low of GBX 734.92 ($10.15) and a twelve month high of GBX 2,777 ($38.37).

Dignity (LON:DTY) last announced its earnings results on Wednesday, March 14th. The company reported GBX 128.30 ($1.77) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping analysts’ consensus estimates of GBX 124.40 ($1.72) by GBX 3.90 ($0.05). The business had revenue of £324 million for the quarter. Dignity had a net margin of 21.26% and a return on equity of 593.43%.

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Dignity Company Profile

Dignity plc is a United Kingdom-based provider of funeral related services in the United Kingdom. The Company operates through three segments: funeral services, crematoria and pre-arranged funeral plans. The Company’s funeral services relate to the provision of funerals and ancillary items, such as memorials and floral tributes.

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