Numis Securities Ltd reissued their buy rating on shares of Ascential PLC (LON:ASCL) in a research note published on Tuesday. Numis Securities Ltd currently has a GBX 350 ($4.34) price target on the stock.

Several other equities analysts have also issued reports on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 290 ($3.60) target price on shares of Ascential PLC in a report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Peel Hunt restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 280 ($3.47) target price on shares of Ascential PLC in a report on Thursday, September 1st. BNP Paribas boosted their target price on shares of Ascential PLC from GBX 235 ($2.92) to GBX 250 ($3.10) and gave the company a neutral rating in a report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. boosted their target price on shares of Ascential PLC from GBX 278 ($3.45) to GBX 292 ($3.62) and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Monday, August 8th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 302.40 ($3.75).

Ascential PLC (LON:ASCL) opened at 275.40 on Tuesday. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 285.96 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 262.09. The company’s market cap is GBX 602.58 million. Ascential PLC has a one year low of GBX 199.00 and a one year high of GBX 310.50.

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About Ascential PLC

Ascential plc is a United Kingdom-based business-to-business media company with a focus on essential products that connect and inform business professionals. The Company operates through two segments: Exhibitions & Festival, and Information Services. Its Exhibitions & Festivals segment organizes large-scale exhibitions, congresses and festivals, where customers come together to form business relationships and transact, with key products, including Cannes Lions, Spring/Autumn Fair, Money20/20 and Bett.

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