Shore Capital reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Ascential PLC (LON:ASCL) in a research report released on Thursday morning.

A number of other research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Peel Hunt reiterated an add rating and issued a GBX 360 ($4.73) price objective on shares of Ascential PLC in a research report on Tuesday, October 31st. Berenberg Bank reiterated a buy rating and issued a GBX 400 ($5.26) price objective on shares of Ascential PLC in a research report on Thursday, October 12th. Barclays PLC assumed coverage on shares of Ascential PLC in a research report on Tuesday, September 12th. They issued an underweight rating and a GBX 330 ($4.34) price objective for the company. Citigroup Inc. upped their price objective on shares of Ascential PLC from GBX 375 ($4.93) to GBX 410 ($5.39) and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Thursday, July 27th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reiterated a buy rating and issued a GBX 398 ($5.23) price objective on shares of Ascential PLC in a research report on Tuesday, July 25th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The stock currently has a consensus rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 365.63 ($4.81).

Shares of Ascential PLC (LON:ASCL) traded down GBX 3.93 ($0.05) during trading on Thursday, hitting GBX 366.07 ($4.81). 1,680,000 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 789,006. Ascential PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 255.20 ($3.36) and a 1-year high of GBX 392 ($5.16).

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About Ascential PLC

Ascential plc is an international business-to-business media company. The Company is focused on essential products that connect and inform business professionals. It operates through two segments: Exhibitions & Festivals, and Information Services. The Exhibitions & Festivals segment organizes large-scale exhibitions, congresses and festivals, where customers come together to form business relationships and transact.

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