McCarthy & Stone PLC (LON:MCS)‘s stock had its “underweight” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Barclays PLC in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. They presently have a GBX 152 ($2.05) target price on the stock. Barclays PLC’s target price indicates a potential upside of 1.06% from the company’s previous close.

Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Deutsche Bank AG restated a “buy” rating on shares of McCarthy & Stone PLC in a research note on Monday, July 31st. Jefferies Group LLC raised their price target on shares of McCarthy & Stone PLC from GBX 265 ($3.57) to GBX 288 ($3.88) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, June 26th. Peel Hunt dropped their price target on shares of McCarthy & Stone PLC from GBX 225 ($3.03) to GBX 220 ($2.97) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, July 5th. Numis Securities Ltd began coverage on shares of McCarthy & Stone PLC in a research note on Thursday, June 1st. They issued a “hold” rating and a GBX 197 ($2.66) price target on the stock. Finally, Canaccord Genuity dropped their price target on shares of McCarthy & Stone PLC from GBX 195 ($2.63) to GBX 187 ($2.52) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research note on Monday, August 7th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has issued a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 203.89 ($2.75).

Shares of McCarthy & Stone PLC (LON MCS) opened at 150.40 on Friday. McCarthy & Stone PLC has a one year low of GBX 143.90 and a one year high of GBX 199.60. The stock’s market cap is GBX 808.10 million. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 161.82 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 176.66.

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