Oxford Instruments (LON:OXIG) had its price target trimmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from GBX 1,180 ($15.42) to GBX 1,025 ($13.39) in a report published on Tuesday. The firm currently has an overweight rating on the stock.

Other equities analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Peel Hunt reissued a buy rating on shares of Oxford Instruments in a research report on Tuesday, November 13th. Jefferies Financial Group reissued a hold rating on shares of Oxford Instruments in a research report on Wednesday, September 5th. Finally, Liberum Capital reissued a buy rating on shares of Oxford Instruments in a research report on Tuesday, September 11th. Two analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. Oxford Instruments presently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 1,009.17 ($13.19).

OXIG opened at GBX 888 ($11.60) on Tuesday. Oxford Instruments has a 52-week low of GBX 680 ($8.89) and a 52-week high of GBX 1,174 ($15.34).

The company also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Monday, April 8th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, February 28th will be issued a GBX 3.80 ($0.05) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 28th. This represents a yield of 0.4%.

About Oxford Instruments

Oxford Instruments plc, through its subsidiaries, researches, develops, manufactures, rents, sells, and services tools and systems in the United States, rest of Europe, rest of Asia, the United Kingdom, Japan, China, Germany, and internationally. The company's Nanotechnology Tools segment provides high performance scientific imaging cameras, spectroscopy solutions, and microscopy systems for research and OEM markets; atomic force probe microscopy for materials and bioscience applications; 3D and 4D image visualization and analysis software; and nanoanalysis solutions for materials characterization and nanofabrication on scanning electron microscopes, focussed ion beams, and transmission electron microscopes.

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