Berenberg Bank restated their buy rating on shares of Diploma (LON:DPLM) in a research report released on Monday morning. The brokerage currently has a GBX 1,365 ($18.86) target price on the stock.

Other equities research analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Barclays increased their price objective on Diploma from GBX 1,000 ($13.82) to GBX 1,030 ($14.23) and gave the stock an equal weight rating in a research note on Friday, November 24th. Peel Hunt reissued an add rating and issued a GBX 1,165 ($16.10) price objective on shares of Diploma in a research note on Tuesday, January 23rd. Numis Securities downgraded Diploma to an add rating and increased their price objective for the stock from GBX 1,300 ($17.96) to GBX 1,350 ($18.65) in a research note on Wednesday, January 17th. Finally, Jefferies Group increased their price objective on Diploma from GBX 1,250 ($17.27) to GBX 1,350 ($18.65) and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 22nd. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 1,252 ($17.30).

Shares of Diploma (LON DPLM) opened at GBX 1,083 ($14.96) on Monday. The stock has a market capitalization of $1,230.00 and a PE ratio of 2,578.57. Diploma has a one year low of GBX 1,010 ($13.95) and a one year high of GBX 1,270 ($17.55).

In other Diploma news, insider Bruce Thompson acquired 6,900 shares of Diploma stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, February 5th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 1,090 ($15.06) per share, with a total value of £75,210 ($103,909.92).

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Diploma Company Profile

Diploma PLC is an international group of businesses supplying specialized technical products and services. It is organized into three business sectors: Life Sciences, Seals and Controls. Life Sciences Sector businesses supply a range of consumables, instrumentation and related services to the healthcare and environmental industries.

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