Analyst Articles – UK

Societe Generale Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Pearson plc (PSON)

Pearson plc (LON:PSON)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Societe Generale in a research report issued on Wednesday. They currently have a GBX 960 ($12.76) target price on the stock. Societe Generale’s target price points to a potential upside of 43.93% from the stock’s previous close. Several other equities analysts […]

Acal plc (ACL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by FinnCap

Acal plc (LON:ACL)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by research analysts at FinnCap in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. They currently have a GBX 339 ($4.50) target price on the stock. FinnCap’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 2.88% from the company’s current price. Other equities research […]

FinnCap Reiterates Buy Rating for Fulham Shore PLC (FUL)

Fulham Shore PLC (LON:FUL)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at FinnCap in a report released on Monday. They presently have a GBX 19 ($0.25) target price on the stock. FinnCap’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 14.29% from the stock’s previous close. Shares of Fulham Shore PLC (FUL) opened […]

Ashmore Group plc’s (ASHM) “Neutral” Rating Reiterated at Citigroup Inc.

Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by stock analysts at Citigroup Inc. in a report released on Wednesday. They currently have a GBX 370 ($4.92) price target on the investment management service provider’s stock. Citigroup Inc.’s target price points to a potential downside of 1.88% from the company’s current price. A […]

Rio Tinto plc’s (RIO) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Jefferies Group LLC

Rio Tinto plc (LON:RIO)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. They presently have a GBX 4,200 ($55.81) price objective on the stock. Jefferies Group LLC’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 13.22% from the stock’s previous close. A number […]

Fenner plc (FENR) Price Target Increased to GBX 425 by Analysts at Peel Hunt

Fenner plc (LON:FENR) had its price target boosted by equities research analysts at Peel Hunt from GBX 380 ($5.05) to GBX 425 ($5.65) in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Peel Hunt’s target price points to a potential upside of 30.07% from the stock’s […]

GKN plc (GKN) Price Target Cut to GBX 400

GKN plc (LON:GKN) had its price objective reduced by research analysts at HSBC Holdings plc from GBX 445 ($5.91) to GBX 400 ($5.31) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. HSBC Holdings plc’s price target points to a potential upside of […]

Revolution Bars Group PLC (RBG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by FinnCap

Revolution Bars Group PLC (LON:RBG)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at FinnCap in a note issued to investors on Monday. They currently have a GBX 203 ($2.70) price target on the stock. FinnCap’s target price indicates a potential upside of 14.37% from the stock’s previous close. Other analysts have also […]

Stellar Diamonds PLC (STEL) Rating Reiterated by Beaufort Securities

Stellar Diamonds PLC (LON:STEL)‘s stock had its “speculative buy” rating reissued by stock analysts at Beaufort Securities in a research report issued on Monday. They currently have a GBX 10 ($0.13) target price on the stock. Beaufort Securities’ target price would suggest a potential upside of 207.69% from the company’s current price. Separately, Shore Capital […]

London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LSE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG

London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LON:LSE)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by equities research analysts at Deutsche Bank AG in a research note issued to investors on Monday. They currently have a GBX 4,000 ($53.15) price objective on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 2.59% from the […]

Staffline Group Plc (STAF) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital

Staffline Group Plc (LON:STAF)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by Liberum Capital in a note issued to investors on Monday. They currently have a GBX 1,350 ($17.94) price target on the stock. Liberum Capital’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 16.38% from the company’s current price. STAF has been the subject of […]

Omega Diagnostics Group Plc’s (ODX) Corporate Rating Reaffirmed at FinnCap

FinnCap restated their corporate rating on shares of Omega Diagnostics Group Plc (LON:ODX) in a report released on Monday morning. FinnCap currently has a GBX 30 ($0.40) price target on the stock. Shares of Omega Diagnostics Group Plc (LON ODX) opened at 23.25 on Monday. Omega Diagnostics Group Plc has a 12-month low of GBX […]

Draper Esprit PLC’s (GROW) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities Ltd

Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Draper Esprit PLC (LON:GROW) in a report issued on Monday. They currently have a GBX 446 ($5.93) target price on the stock. Shares of Draper Esprit PLC (GROW) opened at 324.00 on Monday. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 323.58 and […]

Jackpotjoy PLC (JPJ) Given Buy Rating at Berenberg Bank

Berenberg Bank reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Jackpotjoy PLC (LON:JPJ) in a research report sent to investors on Monday. Berenberg Bank currently has a GBX 1,000 ($13.29) price target on the stock. Separately, Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 945 ($12.56) price target on shares of Jackpotjoy PLC in […]

AstraZeneca plc (AZN) Price Target Raised to GBX 5,100 at Jefferies Group LLC

AstraZeneca plc (LON:AZN) had its target price boosted by Jefferies Group LLC from GBX 4,900 ($65.11) to GBX 5,100 ($67.77) in a research note issued to investors on Monday. The firm currently has a hold rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Other analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. UBS AG set […]

Patisserie Holdings PLC (CAKE) Receives “Buy” Rating from FinnCap

FinnCap reissued their buy rating on shares of Patisserie Holdings PLC (LON:CAKE) in a research note published on Monday morning. FinnCap currently has a GBX 360 ($4.78) price objective on the stock. Separately, Berenberg Bank started coverage on Patisserie Holdings PLC in a research note on Wednesday, July 19th. They issued a buy rating and […]

Virgin Money Holdings PLC (VM) Rating Reiterated by Shore Capital

Virgin Money Holdings PLC (LON:VM)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities researchers at Shore Capital in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. Several other brokerages have also issued reports on VM. Citigroup Inc. reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 370 ($4.92) price objective on shares of Virgin […]

Merlin Entertainments PLC (MERL) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt

Merlin Entertainments PLC (LON:MERL)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by investment analysts at Peel Hunt in a report issued on Tuesday. They currently have a GBX 530 ($7.04) target price on the stock. Peel Hunt’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 17.86% from the stock’s current price. Other equities research analysts have […]

Man Group Plc (EMG) Given Hold Rating at Numis Securities Ltd

Numis Securities Ltd reiterated their hold rating on shares of Man Group Plc (LON:EMG) in a research note published on Friday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. The brokerage currently has a GBX 155 ($2.06) price target on the investment management company’s stock. Several other research firms have also issued reports on EMG. Liberum Capital reiterated a buy […]

Just Eat PLC (JE) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank AG

Deutsche Bank AG restated their buy rating on shares of Just Eat PLC (LON:JE) in a research note issued to investors on Friday, Marketbeat.com reports. The brokerage currently has a GBX 760 ($10.10) target price on the stock. Several other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on JE. Macquarie reaffirmed an outperform rating and […]

Deutsche Bank AG Boosts BHP Billiton plc (BLT) Price Target to GBX 1,650

BHP Billiton plc (LON:BLT) had its price objective hoisted by Deutsche Bank AG from GBX 1,600 ($21.26) to GBX 1,650 ($21.92) in a report issued on Friday morning. They currently have a buy rating on the mining company’s stock. BLT has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Royal Bank Of Canada […]

Ascential PLC (ASCL) Raised to Add at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt upgraded shares of Ascential PLC (LON:ASCL) to an add rating in a report published on Friday. The brokerage currently has GBX 360 ($4.78) price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of GBX 325 ($4.32). Several other research analysts have also commented on the company. Deutsche Bank AG lowered Ascential […]

Harvest Minerals’ (HMI) Speculative Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Beaufort Securities

Beaufort Securities reaffirmed their speculative buy rating on shares of Harvest Minerals Ltd (LON:HMI) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. Harvest Minerals (LON HMI) opened at 11.00 on Friday. Harvest Minerals has a 52-week low of GBX 7.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 22.98. The company’s 50-day moving average price is […]

Xtract Resources PLC (XTR) Given Speculative Buy Rating at Beaufort Securities

Beaufort Securities restated their speculative buy rating on shares of Xtract Resources PLC (LON:XTR) in a research report released on Friday. Shares of Xtract Resources PLC (LON:XTR) opened at 3.55 on Friday. The company’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 2.64 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 2.78. The stock’s market cap is […]

Tullow Oil plc (TLW) Price Target Increased to GBX 210 by Analysts at Deutsche Bank AG

Tullow Oil plc (LON:TLW) had its price objective increased by Deutsche Bank AG from GBX 200 ($2.66) to GBX 210 ($2.79) in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning. Deutsche Bank AG currently has a buy rating on the stock. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Jefferies Group LLC […]

Renewi PLC (RWI) Lowered to Neutral at Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group downgraded shares of Renewi PLC (LON:RWI) to a neutral rating in a report issued on Friday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports. They currently have GBX 105 ($1.40) target price on the stock, up from their prior target price of GBX 100 ($1.33). Several other equities analysts have also issued reports on the company. […]

Societe Generale Lowers GKN plc (GKN) to Hold

GKN plc (LON:GKN) was downgraded by stock analysts at Societe Generale to a “hold” rating in a report released on Monday. They presently have a GBX 350 ($4.60) target price on the stock. Societe Generale’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 10.06% from the stock’s previous close. Several other analysts have also recently […]

easyJet plc (EZJ) Downgraded by Numis Securities Ltd to “Sell”

easyJet plc (LON:EZJ) was downgraded by investment analysts at Numis Securities Ltd to a “sell” rating in a report released on Monday. A number of other analysts have also weighed in on the stock. UBS AG set a GBX 1,465 ($19.26) target price on shares of easyJet plc and gave the company a “buy” rating […]

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc’s (RB) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Whitman Howard

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by investment analysts at Whitman Howard in a research note issued to investors on Monday. They currently have a GBX 9,000 ($118.33) price target on the stock. Whitman Howard’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 25.23% from the company’s previous close. RB has […]

ConvaTec Group PLC (CTEC) Rating Lowered to Sell at Numis Securities Ltd

ConvaTec Group PLC (LON:CTEC) was downgraded by research analysts at Numis Securities Ltd to a “sell” rating in a report released on Monday. They currently have a GBX 220 ($2.89) target price on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s price target indicates a potential downside of 21.23% from the company’s previous close. CTEC has been the […]

Talktalk Telecom Group PLC (TALK) Downgraded by Barclays PLC

Barclays PLC downgraded shares of Talktalk Telecom Group PLC (LON:TALK) to an equal weight rating in a report issued on Friday morning, Marketbeat Ratings reports. They currently have GBX 215 ($2.83) price objective on the stock, up from their prior price objective of GBX 185 ($2.43). Several other analysts also recently weighed in on the […]

Standard Life Aberdeen PLC (SLA) Given “Outperform” Rating at Royal Bank Of Canada

Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed their outperform rating on shares of Standard Life Aberdeen PLC (LON:SLA) in a report issued on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 520 ($6.84) target price on the stock. Other equities analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Numis Securities Ltd reissued an add rating and issued […]

Rotork p.l.c. (ROR) Earns Hold Rating from Deutsche Bank AG

Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Rotork p.l.c. (LON:ROR) in a research note published on Friday morning. They currently have a GBX 255 ($3.35) price objective on the stock. A number of other research firms have also commented on ROR. HSBC Holdings plc reissued a hold rating and issued a GBX […]

Mondi Plc (MNDI) Earns “Neutral” Rating from Citigroup Inc.

Citigroup Inc. reiterated their neutral rating on shares of Mondi Plc (LON:MNDI) in a research note released on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 2,480 ($32.61) price objective on the stock. Several other research firms have also weighed in on MNDI. J P Morgan Chase & Co lifted their price target on Mondi Plc […]

J P Morgan Chase & Co Reaffirms Overweight Rating for Just Eat PLC (JE)

J P Morgan Chase & Co reissued their overweight rating on shares of Just Eat PLC (LON:JE) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. Other equities analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a GBX 895 ($11.77) price target on shares of Just […]

Halma plc (HLMA) Earns “Outperform” Rating from Credit Suisse Group

Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed their outperform rating on shares of Halma plc (LON:HLMA) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. HLMA has been the topic of a number of other reports. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reiterated a neutral rating on shares of Halma plc in a report on Friday, July 14th. Shore […]

Greggs plc (GRG) Price Target Increased to GBX 1,300 by Analysts at Canaccord Genuity

Greggs plc (LON:GRG) had its target price raised by Canaccord Genuity from GBX 1,000 ($13.15) to GBX 1,300 ($17.09) in a research report report published on Thursday morning. Canaccord Genuity currently has a hold rating on the stock. A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on GRG. Investec restated a buy […]

HSBC Holdings plc Analysts Give BP plc (BP) a GBX 565 Price Target

HSBC Holdings plc set a GBX 565 ($7.43) price target on BP plc (LON:BP) in a research report released on Friday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the oil and gas exploration company’s stock. BP has been the subject of several other research reports. UBS AG set a GBX 525 ($6.90) price target […]

Ashmore Group plc (ASHM) Earns Hold Rating from Shore Capital

Shore Capital reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Ashmore Group plc (LON:ASHM) in a research note published on Friday. Other analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Peel Hunt reissued an add rating and set a GBX 400 ($5.26) price objective on shares of Ashmore Group plc in a research note on […]

Firestone Diamonds PLC (FDI) Lowered to Sector Performer at Royal Bank Of Canada

Royal Bank Of Canada lowered shares of Firestone Diamonds PLC (LON:FDI) to a sector performer rating in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. They currently have GBX 19 ($0.25) target price on the stock, down from their prior target price of GBX 46 ($0.60). A number of other research firms have also recently […]