Shares of Dairy Crest Group plc (LON:DCG) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Hold” by the nine analysts that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat.com reports. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have assigned a hold recommendation and two have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month price target among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 559.29 ($7.29).

Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on DCG shares. Kepler Capital Markets dropped their price target on shares of Dairy Crest Group from GBX 560 ($7.29) to GBX 460 ($5.99) and set a “reduce” rating for the company in a research note on Monday, September 3rd. Peel Hunt dropped their price target on shares of Dairy Crest Group from GBX 640 ($8.34) to GBX 630 ($8.21) and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Tuesday, July 17th. Barclays dropped their price target on shares of Dairy Crest Group from GBX 580 ($7.56) to GBX 550 ($7.16) and set an “equal weight” rating for the company in a research note on Thursday, June 14th. Numis Securities reaffirmed an “add” rating on shares of Dairy Crest Group in a research note on Tuesday, July 17th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group dropped their price target on shares of Dairy Crest Group from GBX 600 ($7.82) to GBX 550 ($7.16) and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a research note on Monday, June 4th.

DCG stock opened at GBX 471.60 ($6.14) on Friday. Dairy Crest Group has a 52-week low of GBX 503 ($6.55) and a 52-week high of GBX 654 ($8.52).

About Dairy Crest Group

Dairy Crest Group plc processes and markets branded dairy products in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company offers cheese products under the Cathedral City, Davidstow, and Chedds brands; butters, spreads, and oils under the Clover, Country Life, Utterly Butterly, Vitalite, Willow, and Frylight brands.

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