Analyst Articles – UK

BNP Paribas Analysts Give AstraZeneca plc (AZN) a GBX 5,800 Price Target

AstraZeneca plc (LON:AZN) has been assigned a GBX 5,800 ($78.00) price objective by stock analysts at BNP Paribas in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. BNP Paribas’ price objective suggests a potential upside of 18.08% from the stock’s current […]

Barclays PLC (BARC) Given “Sell” Rating at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reaffirmed their sell rating on shares of Barclays PLC (LON:BARC) in a report published on Sunday morning. BARC has been the topic of a number of other research reports. UBS AG set a GBX 235 ($3.17) target price on Barclays PLC and gave the company a buy rating in a […]

Pets at Home Group PLC’s (PETS) Buy Rating Reiterated at Berenberg Bank

Berenberg Bank reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Pets at Home Group PLC (LON:PETS) in a research note released on Friday morning. They currently have a GBX 230 ($3.10) target price on the stock. PETS has been the topic of several other reports. Shore Capital reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Pets at […]

Imperial Brands PLC (IMT) Given Conviction-Buy Rating at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reiterated their conviction-buy rating on shares of Imperial Brands PLC (LON:IMT) in a report issued on Thursday morning, StockTargetPrices.com reports. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) currently has a GBX 4,000 ($53.93) price objective on the stock. Several other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on IMT. Deutsche Bank AG […]

Kingfisher plc (KGF) Rating Reiterated by Numis Securities Ltd

Numis Securities Ltd reissued their hold rating on shares of Kingfisher plc (LON:KGF) in a report issued on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 325 ($4.38) price objective on the home improvement retailer’s stock. A number of other equities research analysts have also issued reports on the company. HSBC Holdings plc reissued a buy rating […]

NCC Group PLC (NCC) Earns Hold Rating from Shore Capital

Shore Capital reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of NCC Group PLC (LON:NCC) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a GBX 245 ($3.30) target price on shares of NCC […]

Credit Suisse Group Reaffirms Neutral Rating for Centrica PLC (CNA)

Credit Suisse Group reissued their neutral rating on shares of Centrica PLC (LON:CNA) in a research note published on Friday morning. They currently have a GBX 225 ($3.03) price objective on the integrated energy company’s stock. CNA has been the topic of several other reports. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a sell rating on shares of […]

Intermediate Capital Group plc (ICP) Given “Overweight” Rating at J P Morgan Chase & Co

J P Morgan Chase & Co restated their overweight rating on shares of Intermediate Capital Group plc (LON:ICP) in a research note released on Thursday morning, Marketbeat reports. The firm currently has a GBX 950 ($12.81) price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of GBX 881 ($11.88). Other research analysts have […]

Babcock International Group PLC (BAB) Earns “Overweight” Rating from J P Morgan Chase & Co

J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated their overweight rating on shares of Babcock International Group PLC (LON:BAB) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning, Marketbeat reports. They currently have a GBX 1,365 ($18.40) target price on the stock. BAB has been the topic of a number of other reports. Peel Hunt […]

FFI Holdings PLC (FFI) Coverage Initiated at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital assumed coverage on shares of FFI Holdings PLC (LON:FFI) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. The firm issued a buy rating and a GBX 182 ($2.45) price target on the stock. FFI Holdings PLC (LON FFI) opened at 157.50 on Thursday. FFI Holdings PLC has a 12 month low […]

Credit Suisse Group Reaffirms Outperform Rating for Sse Plc (SSE)

Credit Suisse Group restated their outperform rating on shares of Sse Plc (LON:SSE) in a research report report published on Friday morning. They currently have a GBX 1,500 ($20.22) price objective on the stock. Other research analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Berenberg Bank reiterated a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,650 […]

Quixant PLC (QXT) PT Raised to GBX 500 at FinnCap

Quixant PLC (LON:QXT) had its price target raised by FinnCap from GBX 450 ($6.07) to GBX 500 ($6.74) in a research note published on Thursday morning. FinnCap currently has a corporate rating on the stock. QXT has been the subject of several other research reports. Berenberg Bank assumed coverage on shares of Quixant PLC in […]

Hochschild Mining Plc (HOC) Rating Reiterated by Numis Securities Ltd

Hochschild Mining Plc (LON:HOC)‘s stock had its “add” rating reiterated by stock analysts at Numis Securities Ltd in a research report issued on Monday. They currently have a GBX 260 ($3.51) price target on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 11.35% from the company’s current price. Several other […]

Acacia Mining PLC (ACA) Earns “Buy” Rating from Numis Securities Ltd

Acacia Mining PLC (LON:ACA)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd in a report issued on Monday. They currently have a GBX 450 ($6.07) price target on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 147.66% from the company’s current price. Other research analysts have […]

Numis Securities Ltd Reiterates Buy Rating for M&C Saatchi Plc (SAA)

M&C Saatchi Plc (LON:SAA)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by research analysts at Numis Securities Ltd in a note issued to investors on Monday. They presently have a GBX 450 ($6.07) price target on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s target price points to a potential upside of 51.77% from the company’s current price. Shares […]

Lloyds Banking Group PLC’s (LLOY) “Sell” Rating Reiterated at Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The)

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reiterated their sell rating on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON:LLOY) in a report issued on Friday morning. Other equities research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the stock. UBS AG set a GBX 85 ($1.15) price target on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC and gave […]

Compass Group plc (CPG) Earns “Hold” Rating from Kepler Capital Markets

Kepler Capital Markets restated their hold rating on shares of Compass Group plc (LON:CPG) in a research report report published on Friday morning. They currently have a GBX 1,622 ($21.87) target price on the stock. CPG has been the subject of a number of other reports. Barclays PLC reiterated an overweight rating and issued a […]

Rio Tinto plc (RIO) Earns Buy Rating from Deutsche Bank AG

Deutsche Bank AG restated their buy rating on shares of Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO) in a research report report published on Friday, MarketBeat reports. Deutsche Bank AG currently has a GBX 4,300 ($57.97) price target on the stock. A number of other brokerages also recently commented on RIO. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a […]

Lonmin Plc (LMI) Upgraded at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt upgraded shares of Lonmin Plc (LON:LMI) to a hold rating in a report issued on Friday. The brokerage currently has GBX 70 ($0.94) price objective on the mining company’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. HSBC Holdings plc reduced their price target on Lonmin Plc from […]

QinetiQ Group plc (QQ) Receives Overweight Rating from Barclays PLC

QinetiQ Group plc (LON:QQ)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating restated by analysts at Barclays PLC in a research note issued to investors on Monday. They presently have a GBX 285 ($3.84) target price on the stock. Barclays PLC’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 25.44% from the company’s previous close. A number of […]

Tesco PLC (TSCO) Earns Buy Rating from HSBC Holdings plc

Tesco PLC (LON:TSCO)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities researchers at HSBC Holdings plc in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. They currently have a GBX 225 ($3.03) target price on the retailer’s stock. HSBC Holdings plc’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 22.38% from the company’s […]

Kier Group plc (KIE) Given Buy Rating at Canaccord Genuity

Canaccord Genuity restated their buy rating on shares of Kier Group plc (LON:KIE) in a research note published on Thursday morning. They currently have a GBX 1,600 ($21.57) price objective on the stock. Other equities analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. J P Morgan Chase & Co decreased their target price on […]

Quixant PLC’s (QXT) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Berenberg Bank

Berenberg Bank reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Quixant PLC (LON:QXT) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. Berenberg Bank currently has a GBX 600 ($8.09) price target on the stock. A number of other research analysts have also weighed in on QXT. FinnCap increased their price target on Quixant PLC from […]

Essentra PLC (ESNT) Receives Add Rating from Peel Hunt

Essentra PLC (LON:ESNT)‘s stock had its “add” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Peel Hunt in a research report issued on Monday. They currently have a GBX 585 ($7.89) price target on the stock. Peel Hunt’s target price indicates a potential upside of 15.61% from the stock’s current price. ESNT has been the subject […]

Liberum Capital Reaffirms Hold Rating for Shaftesbury plc (SHB)

Shaftesbury plc (LON:SHB)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reiterated by equities researchers at Liberum Capital in a research note issued on Monday. They currently have a GBX 1,025 ($13.82) price target on the real estate investment trust’s stock. Liberum Capital’s price target points to a potential upside of 1.28% from the stock’s current price. Several […]