Shares of Anglo American plc (LON:AAL) have received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the seventeen analysts that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,419.06 ($19.10).

Several research firms have recently weighed in on AAL. Macquarie restated a “neutral” rating on shares of Anglo American in a report on Monday, November 6th. Societe Generale boosted their price target on Anglo American from GBX 1,550 ($20.86) to GBX 1,650 ($22.21) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Thursday, November 9th. Deutsche Bank boosted their price target on Anglo American from GBX 1,250 ($16.82) to GBX 1,270 ($17.09) and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a report on Friday, October 6th. J P Morgan Chase & Co restated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 1,640 ($22.07) price target on shares of Anglo American in a report on Wednesday, November 15th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group restated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 1,550 ($20.86) price target on shares of Anglo American in a report on Wednesday, November 15th.

Shares of Anglo American (LON AAL) traded up GBX 70.50 ($0.95) on Monday, hitting GBX 1,480.50 ($19.93). The stock had a trading volume of 7,245,930 shares, compared to its average volume of 5,610,000. Anglo American has a 12-month low of GBX 950.10 ($12.79) and a 12-month high of GBX 1,534.50 ($20.65).

In other news, insider Philip R. Hampton bought 725 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, September 26th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 1,289 ($17.35) per share, with a total value of £9,345.25 ($12,577.73). Insiders have bought 745 shares of company stock worth $964,405 over the last ninety days.

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About Anglo American

Anglo American plc is a mining company. The Company has a portfolio of mining operations and undeveloped resources with a focus on diamonds, copper, platinum group metals (PGMs), and bulk commodities and other minerals. Its segments include De Beers, Platinum, Copper, Nickel, Niobium and Phosphates, Iron Ore and Manganese, Coal, and Corporate and other.

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