Analyst Articles – UK

Londonmetric Property (LMP) Given “Hold” Rating at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reissued their hold rating on shares of Londonmetric Property (LON:LMP) in a report published on Wednesday morning. A number of other research analysts have also issued reports on LMP. Numis Securities boosted their target price on shares of Londonmetric Property from GBX 181 ($2.41) to GBX 187 ($2.49) and gave the company a […]

NCC Group (NCC) Upgraded to Buy by Shore Capital

Shore Capital upgraded shares of NCC Group (LON:NCC) to a buy rating in a report released on Wednesday. Separately, Peel Hunt reissued a buy rating and set a GBX 275 ($3.66) target price on shares of NCC Group in a report on Thursday, March 1st. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating […]

Tesco (TSCO) Given Buy Rating at HSBC

HSBC reiterated their buy rating on shares of Tesco (LON:TSCO) in a research note released on Wednesday morning. HSBC currently has a GBX 290 ($3.86) price objective on the retailer’s stock, up from their prior price objective of GBX 225 ($3.00). A number of other research firms have also weighed in on TSCO. Goldman Sachs […]

Epistem (GDR) Receives Buy Rating from Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reiterated their buy rating on shares of Epistem (LON:GDR) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. Shares of LON GDR opened at GBX 36.50 ($0.49) on Wednesday. Epistem has a one year low of GBX 25 ($0.33) and a one year high of GBX 44.50 ($0.59). Epistem (LON:GDR) last issued its […]

BP (BP) Given a GBX 700 Price Target at Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group set a GBX 700 ($9.32) price target on BP (LON:BP) in a research note published on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the oil and gas exploration company’s stock. BP has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Barclays reaffirmed an overweight rating on shares of […]

AstraZeneca (AZN) Given New GBX 5,300 Price Target at Liberum Capital

AstraZeneca (LON:AZN) had its target price increased by Liberum Capital from GBX 5,000 ($66.57) to GBX 5,300 ($70.56) in a research note published on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a hold rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Other analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Citigroup reissued a buy rating and issued a […]

Electrocomponents (ECM) Lifted to Buy at Numis Securities

Electrocomponents (LON:ECM) was upgraded by analysts at Numis Securities to a “buy” rating in a research note issued on Thursday. The firm currently has a GBX 945 ($12.58) price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of GBX 705 ($9.39). Numis Securities’ price objective suggests a potential upside of 27.84% from the […]

Peel Hunt Reaffirms Hold Rating for AO World (AO)

AO World (LON:AO)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by investment analysts at Peel Hunt in a research report issued to clients and investors on Thursday. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Numis Securities reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 250 ($3.33) price objective on shares of […]

SKY (SKY) Receives Hold Rating from Liberum Capital

SKY (LON:SKY)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by equities research analysts at Liberum Capital in a report released on Thursday. Several other research firms also recently issued reports on SKY. Jefferies Financial Group lifted their price objective on SKY from GBX 1,160 ($15.44) to GBX 1,600 ($21.30) and gave the stock a “buy” rating […]

Glencore (GLEN) Given a GBX 380 Price Target by UBS Group Analysts

Glencore (LON:GLEN) has been given a GBX 380 ($5.06) price target by investment analysts at UBS Group in a research report issued on Tuesday, www.boersen-zeitung.de reports. The firm currently has a “neutral” rating on the natural resources company’s stock. UBS Group’s target price indicates a potential upside of 0.77% from the stock’s current price. A […]

PureTech Health (PRTC) Given Buy Rating at Peel Hunt

PureTech Health (LON:PRTC)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by stock analysts at Peel Hunt in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. Other research analysts have also issued reports about the company. Jefferies Financial Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 245 ($3.26) target price on shares of PureTech […]

Royal Mail (RMG) PT Raised to GBX 400

Royal Mail (LON:RMG) had its price objective raised by research analysts at Jefferies Financial Group from GBX 300 ($3.99) to GBX 400 ($5.33) in a report issued on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has an “underperform” rating on the stock. Jefferies Financial Group’s target price would suggest a potential downside of 19.76% from the company’s current […]

Ferguson (FERG) Given Hold Rating at Canaccord Genuity

Ferguson (LON:FERG)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by stock analysts at Canaccord Genuity in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. They currently have a GBX 6,080 ($80.95) price target on the stock. Canaccord Genuity’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 0.20% from the company’s current price. A number of other analysts […]

BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO PLC ADS Common Stock (BATS) PT Set at GBX 5,200 by Credit Suisse Group

BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO PLC ADS Common Stock (LON:BATS) has been assigned a GBX 5,200 ($69.23) target price by analysts at Credit Suisse Group in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Credit Suisse Group’s price objective suggests a potential upside of 36.45% from the […]

Venture Life Group’s (VLG) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Northern Trust Capital Markets

Northern Trust Capital Markets reissued their buy rating on shares of Venture Life Group (LON:VLG) in a research note published on Monday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 100 ($1.33) target price on the stock. A number of other equities research analysts also recently issued reports on VLG. Northland Securities reissued a buy rating on […]

Udg Healthcare (UDG) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Udg Healthcare (LON:UDG) in a report issued on Monday. They currently have a GBX 884 ($11.77) price objective on the stock. Several other analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Peel Hunt reissued an add rating and issued a GBX 880 ($11.72) price target on […]

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Reaffirms Neutral Rating for Berkeley Group (BKG)

Berkeley Group (LON:BKG)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research note issued on Thursday. Several other research analysts also recently weighed in on BKG. Liberum Capital reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Berkeley Group in a research note on Wednesday. Peel Hunt reissued a “buy” rating and […]

Crest Nicholson (CRST) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Liberum Capital

Analysts at Liberum Capital assumed coverage on shares of Crest Nicholson (LON:CRST) in a research note issued on Thursday. The firm set a “buy” rating and a GBX 528 ($7.03) price target on the stock. Liberum Capital’s price objective points to a potential upside of 32.33% from the company’s current price. CRST has been the […]

SThree (STHR) Earns Add Rating from Numis Securities

Numis Securities reaffirmed their add rating on shares of SThree (LON:STHR) in a research report released on Monday morning. The brokerage currently has a GBX 400 ($5.33) price target on the stock. Separately, Liberum Capital reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 425 ($5.66) price target on shares of SThree in a report on […]

JPMorgan Chase & Co. Raises Rolls-Royce (RR) Price Target to GBX 965

Rolls-Royce (LON:RR) had its price objective boosted by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from GBX 800 ($10.65) to GBX 965 ($12.85) in a research note published on Monday morning. They currently have a neutral rating on the stock. Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Citigroup reissued a buy rating and […]

President Energy’s (PPC) Buy Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reiterated their buy rating on shares of President Energy (LON:PPC) in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. Separately, FinnCap restated a corporate rating on shares of President Energy in a research note on Monday. Shares of PPC opened at GBX 9.45 ($0.13) on Monday. President Energy has a 1 year […]

McBride (MCB) Price Target Cut to GBX 165

McBride (LON:MCB) had its price target decreased by Peel Hunt from GBX 180 ($2.40) to GBX 165 ($2.20) in a research report report published on Monday. Peel Hunt currently has a hold rating on the stock. MCB has been the topic of a number of other reports. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a buy rating and issued […]

Reckitt Benckiser Group (RB) Given a GBX 5,500 Price Target by Credit Suisse Group Analysts

Credit Suisse Group set a GBX 5,500 ($73.23) price objective on Reckitt Benckiser Group (LON:RB) in a report published on Monday. The brokerage currently has a sell rating on the stock. RB has been the subject of several other research reports. Liberum Capital reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 8,000 ($106.51) target price […]

Jefferies Financial Group Upgrades BT Group – CLASS A Common Stock (BT.A) to “Buy”

BT Group – CLASS A Common Stock (LON:BT.A) was upgraded by research analysts at Jefferies Financial Group to a “buy” rating in a report issued on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 245 ($3.26) price target on the communications services company’s stock, up from their prior price target of GBX 215 ($2.86). Jefferies Financial […]

Rio Tinto (RIO) Receives “Buy” Rating from Citigroup

Citigroup reiterated their buy rating on shares of Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) in a research report report published on Tuesday morning. Several other brokerages also recently weighed in on RIO. Credit Suisse Group set a GBX 4,300 ($57.25) target price on shares of Rio Tinto and gave the company a buy rating in a research note […]

Rio Tinto’s (RIO) “Hold” Rating Reiterated at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) in a research note released on Tuesday morning, Marketbeat.com reports. The firm currently has a GBX 4,700 ($62.57) target price on the stock. Several other research firms also recently weighed in on RIO. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a GBX 4,200 ($55.92) price […]

Debenhams (DEB) Given “Hold” Rating at Stifel Nicolaus

Stifel Nicolaus reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Debenhams (LON:DEB) in a research report released on Tuesday morning. They currently have a GBX 20 ($0.27) target price on the stock. DEB has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Liberum Capital cut their price target on shares of Debenhams from GBX […]

Taptica International (TAP) Given Corporate Rating at FinnCap

FinnCap reiterated their corporate rating on shares of Taptica International (LON:TAP) in a report issued on Tuesday morning. Separately, Berenberg Bank raised their price target on Taptica International from GBX 600 ($7.99) to GBX 620 ($8.25) and gave the company a buy rating in a report on Monday, March 26th. TAP stock opened at GBX […]

Harworth Group (HWG) Given Buy Rating at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt restated their buy rating on shares of Harworth Group (LON:HWG) in a research report released on Tuesday. Separately, Canaccord Genuity reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 130 ($1.73) price objective on shares of Harworth Group in a research note on Wednesday, May 2nd. Shares of Harworth Group opened at GBX 126.70 […]

McCarthy & Stone (MCS) PT Lowered to GBX 110

McCarthy & Stone (LON:MCS) had its price objective cut by investment analysts at Numis Securities from GBX 135 ($1.80) to GBX 110 ($1.46) in a research note issued on Wednesday. The firm currently has a “hold” rating on the stock. Numis Securities’ price objective would suggest a potential upside of 3.77% from the company’s previous […]

Ashtead Group (AHT) PT Raised to GBX 2,800 at Numis Securities

Ashtead Group (LON:AHT) had its price objective increased by research analysts at Numis Securities from GBX 2,500 ($33.28) to GBX 2,800 ($37.28) in a research report issued on Wednesday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Numis Securities’ price target would suggest a potential upside of 22.91% from the stock’s previous close. […]

Ocado Group (OCDO) Cut to Underperform at Bank of America

Ocado Group (LON:OCDO) was downgraded by analysts at Bank of America to an “underperform” rating in a research note issued to investors on Monday. They presently have a GBX 1,020 ($13.58) price objective on the stock. Bank of America’s target price points to a potential upside of 1.57% from the stock’s current price. A number […]

HSBC Raises B&M European Value Retail (BME) Price Target to GBX 500

B&M European Value Retail (LON:BME) had its price target boosted by research analysts at HSBC from GBX 470 ($6.26) to GBX 500 ($6.66) in a research note issued on Wednesday. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. HSBC’s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 21.54% from the stock’s current price. […]

Deutsche Bank Reaffirms Hold Rating for Ferguson (FERG)

Ferguson (LON:FERG)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by equities researchers at Deutsche Bank in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. Several other analysts have also weighed in on the company. Numis Securities reaffirmed an “add” rating and issued a GBX 6,150 ($81.88) price objective on shares of Ferguson in a research note on […]

HSS Hire Group (HSS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

HSS Hire Group (LON:HSS)‘s stock had its “reduce” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at Peel Hunt in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. Several other brokerages have also issued reports on HSS. Liberum Capital increased their target price on HSS Hire Group from GBX 22 ($0.29) to GBX 30 ($0.40) and gave the stock […]

Cobham (COB) Stock Rating Upgraded by Morgan Stanley

Cobham (LON:COB) was upgraded by Morgan Stanley to an “overweight” rating in a research note issued on Monday. The brokerage presently has a GBX 150 ($2.00) price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of GBX 115 ($1.53). Morgan Stanley’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 15.83% from the company’s […]

Tesco (TSCO) Receives Overweight Rating from JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Tesco (LON:TSCO)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reissued by investment analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a report issued on Monday. Other research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Barclays reiterated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 255 ($3.40) target price on shares of Tesco in a report on Tuesday, […]

Numis Securities Downgrades Workspace Group (WKP) to Hold

Workspace Group (LON:WKP) was downgraded by Numis Securities to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Monday. They currently have a GBX 1,096 ($14.59) target price on the stock. Several other research analysts also recently weighed in on the stock. Peel Hunt restated a “hold” rating on shares of Workspace Group in a […]

Numis Securities Reiterates Buy Rating for Gamma Communications (GAMA)

Gamma Communications (LON:GAMA)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by research analysts at Numis Securities in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. They currently have a GBX 860 ($11.45) price objective on the stock. Numis Securities’ price target would suggest a potential upside of 13.46% from the stock’s previous close. Several […]

Royal Dutch Shell (RDSA) Given a GBX 3,000 Price Target by JPMorgan Chase & Co. Analysts

Royal Dutch Shell (LON:RDSA) has been given a GBX 3,000 ($39.94) target price by stock analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a report released on Monday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 17.12% from the company’s previous close. […]