Experian plc (LON:EXPN) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the eleven brokerages that are currently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month target price among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 1,660.50 ($23.28).

Several equities analysts have recently commented on EXPN shares. Goldman Sachs Group lowered their target price on shares of Experian from GBX 1,950 ($27.34) to GBX 1,920 ($26.92) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, November 9th. Deutsche Bank reissued a “sell” rating and issued a GBX 1,380 ($19.35) target price on shares of Experian in a report on Monday, November 13th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 1,785 ($25.03) target price on shares of Experian in a report on Friday, January 19th. Barclays reaffirmed an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 1,800 ($25.24) price target on shares of Experian in a research note on Thursday, November 9th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group raised shares of Experian to an “outperform” rating and upped their price target for the company from GBX 1,530 ($21.45) to GBX 1,900 ($26.64) in a research note on Wednesday, January 3rd.

Experian (EXPN) traded down GBX 22 ($0.31) during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 1,512 ($21.20). 1,370,000 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,960,000. Experian has a 1 year low of GBX 1,428 ($20.02) and a 1 year high of GBX 1,708 ($23.95). The stock has a market capitalization of $13,880.00 and a P/E ratio of 2,562.71.

The business also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Friday, February 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, January 4th were issued a $0.14 dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 0.64%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, January 4th.

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About Experian

Experian plc is an information services company. The Company brings together people, data, analytics and software to deliver a range of services for consumers and clients. The Company’s segments include Credit Services, Decision Analytics and Consumer Services. The Company manages data that helps businesses and organizations to lend, and prevent fraud.

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