Anglo American plc (LON:AAL)‘s stock had its “sell” rating reissued by equities research analysts at Liberum Capital in a report issued on Tuesday. They presently have a GBX 440 ($5.74) price target on the mining company’s stock. Liberum Capital’s price target indicates a potential downside of 50.49% from the stock’s previous close.

AAL has been the topic of several other reports. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed a “sector performer” rating and issued a GBX 800 ($10.44) price target on shares of Anglo American plc in a report on Thursday, July 28th. Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 500 ($6.53) price target on shares of Anglo American plc in a report on Tuesday, May 24th. Jefferies Group upped their price target on shares of Anglo American plc from GBX 450 ($5.87) to GBX 500 ($6.53) and gave the company an “underperform” rating in a report on Thursday, July 7th. Macquarie reiterated an “underperform” rating and issued a GBX 570 ($7.44) price objective on shares of Anglo American plc in a research report on Thursday, August 4th. Finally, Canaccord Genuity upgraded shares of Anglo American plc to a “buy” rating and upped their price objective for the stock from GBX 620 ($8.09) to GBX 980 ($12.79) in a research report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Eleven analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 669.88 ($8.74).

Anglo American plc (LON:AAL) opened at 916.00 on Tuesday. The stock’s market cap is GBX 11.82 billion. The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 844.58 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 702.78. Anglo American plc has a 52-week low of GBX 215.55 and a 52-week high of GBX 925.80.

In other Anglo American plc news, insider Hampton,Philip R bought 1,178 shares of Anglo American plc stock in a transaction on Friday, June 24th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 673 ($8.78) per share, for a total transaction of £7,927.94 ($10,348.44).

Anglo American plc Company Profile

Anglo American plc is a mining company focusing on diamonds, platinum group metals (PGMs) and copper. Its segments are Platinum: platinum group metals; De Beers: rough and polished diamonds; Copper: copper; Nickel: nickel; Niobium and Phosphates: niobium and phosphates; Iron Ore and Manganese: iron ore, manganese ore and alloys, and Coal: metallurgical coal and thermal coal.

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