• Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: GBX 726.33
  • Forecasted Upside: 8.81%
  • Number of Analysts: 7
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 6 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
GBX 667.50
▲ +10.5 (1.60%)

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Analyst Price Target for BEZ

Analyst Price Target is GBX 726.33
▲ +8.81% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 7 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Beazley in the last 3 months. The average price target is GBX 726.33, with a high forecast of GBX 840 and a low forecast of GBX 500. The average price target represents a 8.81% upside from the last price of GBX 667.50.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 7 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in Beazley. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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8/15/2021
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11/13/2021
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2/11/2022
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5/12/2022
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8/10/2022
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11/8/2022
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1/7/2023
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2/6/2023

Latest Recommendations

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  • 6 buy ratings
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Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
1/26/2023JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight
11/22/2022Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOverweightGBX 835 ➝ GBX 840
11/14/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight
11/14/2022Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperformGBX 675 ➝ GBX 775
11/14/2022BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 787
11/14/2022Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 720
11/2/2022CitigroupBoost TargetBuyGBX 624 ➝ GBX 711
10/26/2022Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperformGBX 650 ➝ GBX 675
10/24/2022Berenberg BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 685 ➝ GBX 720
10/13/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweightGBX 715 ➝ GBX 800
8/15/2022BarclaysBoost TargetOverweightGBX 598 ➝ GBX 740
8/10/2022Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 685
7/26/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 715
7/25/2022BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 498
7/25/2022Berenberg BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 630 ➝ GBX 685
7/14/2022Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 630
7/8/2022Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 575
7/7/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweightGBX 670 ➝ GBX 690
7/6/2022BarclaysBoost TargetOverweightGBX 589 ➝ GBX 598
5/30/2022Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 630
5/27/2022Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 575
5/17/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 670
5/16/2022Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 575
5/11/2022Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight
5/9/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweightGBX 650 ➝ GBX 670
5/6/2022Berenberg BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 610 ➝ GBX 630
5/6/2022BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 541
4/20/2022BarclaysBoost TargetOverweightGBX 531 ➝ GBX 541
4/14/2022Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual Weight
4/5/2022Morgan StanleyLower TargetEqual WeightGBX 585 ➝ GBX 500
4/1/2022Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 600
3/24/2022Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 600
3/15/2022Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 610
3/11/2022BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 531
2/18/2022Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 610
2/10/2022Berenberg BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 600 ➝ GBX 610
2/10/2022BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 531
2/10/2022Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
2/7/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 615
1/21/2022Berenberg BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 490 ➝ GBX 600
1/20/2022BarclaysBoost TargetOverweightGBX 462 ➝ GBX 531
1/4/2022Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 490
11/22/2021Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 490
11/8/2021Berenberg BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 460 ➝ GBX 490
11/8/2021CitigroupBoost TargetBuyGBX 458 ➝ GBX 495
11/5/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 429
11/5/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
10/5/2021Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 460
7/26/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweightGBX 452 ➝ GBX 473
7/26/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperformGBX 475 ➝ GBX 500
7/23/2021Berenberg BankUpgradeBuyGBX 410 ➝ GBX 460
7/23/2021Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 370
7/23/2021Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 370
7/23/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingUnder Review
7/16/2021BarclaysBoost TargetOverweightGBX 385 ➝ GBX 387
6/23/2021Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageHoldGBX 410
5/14/2021Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetNeutralGBX 365 ➝ GBX 350
5/13/2021Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 520
5/13/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingUnder Review
2/8/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetNeutralGBX 405 ➝ GBX 425
11/30/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetEqual WeightGBX 350 ➝ GBX 390
10/26/2020Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual WeightGBX 550 ➝ GBX 350
9/22/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
9/7/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetNeutralGBX 410 ➝ GBX 440
7/28/2020Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetBuyGBX 500 ➝ GBX 530
7/23/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingUnder Review
7/23/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
7/23/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetNeutralGBX 415 ➝ GBX 410
7/20/2020Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingOverweight
7/17/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 320 ➝ GBX 340
7/17/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy
7/8/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
7/2/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperformGBX 450 ➝ GBX 525
6/30/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetOverweightGBX 421 ➝ GBX 550
6/1/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
5/28/2020Jefferies Financial GroupLower TargetBuyGBX 575 ➝ GBX 500
5/21/2020Credit Suisse GroupLower TargetNeutralGBX 400 ➝ GBX 385
5/19/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy
5/19/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingUnder Review
5/19/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
5/15/2020Credit Suisse GroupInitiated CoverageNeutralGBX 400
5/14/2020Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweightGBX 560 ➝ GBX 505
5/7/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutralGBX 455 ➝ GBX 425
4/30/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 575
4/28/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
4/27/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
4/24/2020Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeBuyGBX 611 ➝ GBX 575
4/23/2020Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetOutperformGBX 525 ➝ GBX 450
4/23/2020UBS GroupLower TargetBuyGBX 650 ➝ GBX 585
4/22/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweightGBX 510 ➝ GBX 455
4/20/2020Peel HuntBoost TargetReduceGBX 350 ➝ GBX 490
4/20/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
4/14/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 440 ➝ GBX 350
4/2/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
3/30/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
3/27/2020Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetOutperformGBX 675 ➝ GBX 525
3/26/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupLower TargetNeutralGBX 555 ➝ GBX 440
3/24/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
3/20/2020Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform
3/18/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
3/10/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
2/26/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweightGBX 600 ➝ GBX 660
2/25/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
2/13/2020Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeHoldGBX 616 ➝ GBX 611
2/11/2020Peel HuntLower TargetReduceGBX 450 ➝ GBX 440
2/7/2020UBS GroupBoost TargetBuyGBX 630 ➝ GBX 650
2/3/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutralGBX 555
2/3/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
1/31/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy
1/27/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
1/21/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperformGBX 600 ➝ GBX 675
1/16/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
1/16/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy
12/11/2019Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetOutperformGBX 650 ➝ GBX 600
12/2/2019Morgan StanleyLower TargetOverweightGBX 690 ➝ GBX 660
11/28/2019Jefferies Financial GroupLower TargetBuyGBX 665 ➝ GBX 616
11/19/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
11/12/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 450
11/11/2019UBS GroupLower TargetBuyGBX 650 ➝ GBX 630
11/8/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
11/8/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 460 ➝ GBX 450
11/1/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy
11/1/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
9/30/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
9/19/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
9/16/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweightGBX 665 ➝ GBX 630
9/10/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
9/3/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
9/2/2019UBS GroupUpgradeBuyGBX 635 ➝ GBX 650
8/12/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
8/12/2019UBS GroupUpgradeBuyGBX 575 ➝ GBX 635
7/30/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
7/24/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetOverweightGBX 620 ➝ GBX 665
7/23/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
7/23/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 465 ➝ GBX 460
7/19/2019Royal Bank of CanadaLower TargetTop pickGBX 700 ➝ GBX 675
7/19/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
7/17/2019Peel HuntLower TargetReduceGBX 470 ➝ GBX 465
7/2/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
6/20/2019UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutralGBX 560 ➝ GBX 575
6/18/2019Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetBuyGBX 650 ➝ GBX 655
6/18/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
6/12/2019Berenberg BankLower TargetBuyGBX 629 ➝ GBX 616
6/3/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingAdd
5/24/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
5/17/2019Morgan StanleyInitiated CoverageOverweightGBX 651
5/9/2019Berenberg BankLower TargetBuyGBX 622 ➝ GBX 616
5/9/2019Numis SecuritiesUpgradeAdd
5/9/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
5/9/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
5/3/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
5/1/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold
4/11/2019Berenberg BankLower TargetBuyGBX 640 ➝ GBX 622
4/2/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
3/25/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
3/21/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetTop pickGBX 650 ➝ GBX 700
3/13/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
3/1/2019Peel HuntBoost TargetReduceGBX 455 ➝ GBX 490
2/18/2019UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutralGBX 550 ➝ GBX 560
2/15/2019Jefferies Financial GroupLower TargetBuyGBX 680 ➝ GBX 650
2/7/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingUnder Review
2/6/2019Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 680
2/5/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweightGBX 650 ➝ GBX 620
2/4/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
2/1/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingTop pick
1/15/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
1/7/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
1/3/2019UBS GroupLower TargetNeutralGBX 580 ➝ GBX 550
12/11/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingTop pick
12/6/2018UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 580
12/6/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingUnder Review
12/6/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
11/29/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
11/20/2018UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 560 ➝ GBX 580
11/15/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform
11/14/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
11/9/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetOverweightGBX 670 ➝ GBX 650
11/8/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
11/8/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingUnder Review
10/31/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
10/15/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 470 ➝ GBX 465
10/15/2018Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingTop pick
10/2/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
9/24/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
9/11/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
7/26/2018Berenberg BankUpgradeBuy
7/23/2018UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
7/20/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
7/20/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold
7/9/2018Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeTop pick
6/4/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
5/10/2018Numis SecuritiesDowngradeHold
5/10/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduce
3/8/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight
3/5/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 380
2/8/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 380
2/8/2018Numis SecuritiesUpgradeAdd
2/8/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
(Data available from 2/7/2018 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.74 (Buy)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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7/12/2022
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Beazley plc provides risk insurance and reinsurance solutions in the United States, Europe, and internationally. Its Cyber & Executive Risk segment underwrites management liabilities, such as employment practices risks and directors and officers, cyber and technology, and media and business services. The company's Marine segment underwrites various marine classes, including hull, energy, cargo and specie, piracy, satellite, aviation, kidnap and ransom, and war risks. Its Market Facilities segment underwrites portfolios of businesses. The company's Political, Accident & Contingency segment underwrites terrorism, political violence, expropriation, and credit risks, as well as contingency and risks associated with contract frustration. This segment also underwrites life, health, personal accident, sports, and income protection risks. Its Property segment provides commercial and homeowners' insurance. The company's Reinsurance segment specializes in writing property catastrophe, property per risk, casualty clash, aggregate excess of loss, and pro-rata businesses. Its Specialty Lines segment underwrites a portfolio of businesses comprising architects and engineers, healthcare, lawyers and environmental liability, market facilities business, and international financial institutions. The company was founded in 1986 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.
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Today's Range

Now: GBX 667.50
Low: 657.50
High: 667.50

50 Day Range

MA: GBX 658.88
Low: 630
High: 687.50

52 Week Range

Now: GBX 667.50
Low: 365.31
High: 690.50

Volume

1,229,282 shs

Average Volume

2,037,594 shs

Market Capitalization

£4.48 billion

P/E Ratio

2,781.25

Dividend Yield

1.95%

Beta

N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Beazley?

The following equities research analysts have issued research reports on Beazley in the last twelve months: Barclays PLC, Berenberg Bank, Citigroup Inc., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Morgan Stanley, Royal Bank of Canada, and Shore Capital.
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What is the current price target for Beazley?

6 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Beazley in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 726.33, suggesting a possible upside of 10.0%. Royal Bank of Canada has the highest price target set, predicting BEZ will reach GBX 840 in the next twelve months. Morgan Stanley has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of GBX 500 for Beazley in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Beazley?

Beazley currently has 1 hold rating and 6 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe BEZ will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Beazley.
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How do I contact Beazley's investor relations team?

Beazley's physical mailing address is Plantation Place S 60 Great Tower Street, LONDON, EC3R 5AD, United Kingdom. The company's listed phone number is 44 20 7667 0623. The official website for Beazley is www.beazley.com. Learn More about contacing Beazley investor relations.