A.G. Barr plc (LON:BAG) had its price target lifted by Societe Generale from GBX 630 ($8.47) to GBX 637 ($8.57) in a research report report published on Wednesday. The firm currently has a hold rating on the stock.

A number of other research firms also recently weighed in on BAG. Investec restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 680 ($9.14) price target on shares of A.G. Barr plc in a research note on Wednesday, August 2nd. Whitman Howard reiterated a hold rating and set a GBX 600 ($8.07) target price on shares of A.G. Barr plc in a research report on Wednesday, August 2nd. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted their target price on shares of A.G. Barr plc from GBX 535 ($7.19) to GBX 580 ($7.80) and gave the stock a neutral rating in a research report on Friday, July 7th. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd reiterated an add rating and set a GBX 675 ($9.08) target price on shares of A.G. Barr plc in a research report on Thursday, August 3rd. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has issued a buy rating to the stock. A.G. Barr plc has an average rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 586.89 ($7.89).

A.G. Barr plc (LON:BAG) opened at 618.00 on Wednesday. A.G. Barr plc has a 12 month low of GBX 469.40 and a 12 month high of GBX 663.00. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 632.32 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 618.91. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 716.32 million.

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In other news, insider Pamela Powell purchased 5,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, July 24th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 597 ($8.03) per share, for a total transaction of £29,850 ($40,142.55). Also, insider John Ross Nicolson purchased 6,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, July 25th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 598 ($8.04) per share, for a total transaction of £35,880 ($48,251.75). Over the last quarter, insiders have purchased 11,071 shares of company stock worth $6,617,812.

A.G. Barr plc Company Profile

A.G. BARR p.l.c. is a United Kingdom-based company, which is involved in soft drinks business. The Company’s segments include carbonates, still drinks and water, and other. Its other segment includes Funkin cocktail solutions, vending machines, ice-cream and other soft drink related items, such as water cups.

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