Crest Nicholson (LON:CRST) was upgraded by analysts at Peel Hunt to a “hold” rating in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 360 ($4.70) target price on the stock, up from their prior target price of GBX 305 ($3.99). Peel Hunt’s price target points to a potential downside of 5.01% from the stock’s current price.

Other research analysts have also issued reports about the company. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Crest Nicholson in a research report on Tuesday. Numis Securities lowered Crest Nicholson to a “hold” rating and set a GBX 343 ($4.48) target price on the stock. in a research report on Wednesday, January 30th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reduced their target price on Crest Nicholson from GBX 440 ($5.75) to GBX 400 ($5.23) and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, March 21st. Barclays reaffirmed an “equal weight” rating and set a GBX 359 ($4.69) target price (down from GBX 366 ($4.78)) on shares of Crest Nicholson in a research report on Wednesday, January 30th. Finally, UBS Group reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 470 ($6.14) target price (down from GBX 475 ($6.21)) on shares of Crest Nicholson in a research report on Tuesday, January 29th. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. Crest Nicholson currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 399 ($5.21).

Shares of LON:CRST opened at GBX 379 ($4.95) on Tuesday. Crest Nicholson has a 1 year low of GBX 275 ($3.59) and a 1 year high of GBX 512 ($6.69). The stock has a market cap of $906.44 million and a P/E ratio of 6.84. The company has a current ratio of 3.80, a quick ratio of 0.71 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 19.37.

Crest Nicholson Company Profile

Crest Nicholson Holdings plc builds homes in the United Kingdom. It develops apartments, houses, regeneration schemes, and garden villages; and commercial properties. The company serves first-time buyers, families, and investors. Crest Nicholson Holdings plc was founded in 1963 and is headquartered in Chertsey, the United Kingdom.

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