Vesuvius (LON:VSVS) had its price objective increased by stock analysts at Jefferies Group from GBX 666 ($8.92) to GBX 680 ($9.11) in a report released on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Jefferies Group’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 17.85% from the company’s current price.

VSVS has been the topic of a number of other reports. restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 600 ($8.04) target price on shares of Vesuvius in a research report on Friday, September 29th. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 740 ($9.91) target price on shares of Vesuvius in a research report on Friday, September 15th. J P Morgan Chase & Co raised their target price on Vesuvius from GBX 710 ($9.51) to GBX 730 ($9.78) and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 15th. Numis Securities restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 730 ($9.78) target price on shares of Vesuvius in a research report on Tuesday, November 14th. Finally, Deutsche Bank restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 550 ($7.37) target price on shares of Vesuvius in a research report on Friday, October 13th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 658.33 ($8.82).

Shares of Vesuvius (LON VSVS) opened at GBX 577 ($7.73) on Thursday. Vesuvius has a 12-month low of GBX 390.60 ($5.23) and a 12-month high of GBX 633 ($8.48).

In related news, insider Guy Young sold 8,557 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, November 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 592 ($7.93), for a total value of £50,657.44 ($67,841.76).

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Vesuvius Company Profile

Vesuvius plc provides engineering services and solutions to steel and foundry industries worldwide. It operates in two segments, Steel and Foundry. The company offers foundry consumables and equipment, including binders, melt shop refractories, coatings, filtration and gating systems, metallurgical and pouring control systems, feeding systems, die dressings and coatings, melt treatment products, crucibles, and ceramics for iron, steel, and nonferrous foundries.

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