Informa Plc (LON:INF)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reiterated by research analysts at BNP Paribas in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. They currently have a GBX 770 ($9.55) target price on the stock. BNP Paribas’ price objective would indicate a potential upside of 17.74% from the stock’s previous close.

Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the company. Credit Suisse Group AG assumed coverage on Informa Plc in a research report on Tuesday, November 22nd. They set a “neutral” rating and a GBX 700 ($8.68) price objective on the stock. Kepler Capital Markets increased their price objective on Informa Plc from GBX 672 ($8.34) to GBX 700 ($8.68) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 9th. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Informa Plc in a research report on Wednesday, November 9th. Societe Generale reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 780 ($9.68) target price on shares of Informa Plc in a research report on Tuesday, November 8th. Finally, Barclays PLC reissued an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 780 ($9.68) target price on shares of Informa Plc in a research report on Tuesday, November 8th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating, ten have issued a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. The stock currently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 762.61 ($9.46).

Analyst Recommendations for Informa Plc (LON:INF)

Shares of Informa Plc (LON:INF) opened at 659.00 on Wednesday. The company has a 50-day moving average of GBX 661.14 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 650.91. The firm’s market cap is GBX 4.27 billion. Informa Plc has a 52-week low of GBX 526.16 and a 52-week high of GBX 704.50.

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In other news, insider Helen Owers acquired 1,163 shares of Informa Plc stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 16th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 635 ($7.88) per share, with a total value of £7,385.05 ($9,161.46). Also, insider Stephen A. Carter acquired 12,500 shares of Informa Plc stock in a transaction on Monday, October 3rd. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 720 ($8.93) per share, for a total transaction of £90,000 ($111,648.68).

Informa Plc Company Profile

Informa plc provides academics, businesses and individuals with knowledge, information and skills and services. It operates in three segments: academic information, which includes the Taylor & Francis publishing business, provides a portfolio of online and print publications, primarily for academic users across the spectrum of science, technology, humanities and social sciences; professional and commercial information, which include Datamonitor, Informa Business Information and Informa Financial Information provides information, across a range of formats and on a global basis, to a variety of sectors, including medical, pharmaceutical, maritime and telecoms, and events and training consists of trade shows and exhibitions, large and small conferences and training courses.

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