UBS Group reaffirmed their neutral rating on shares of Croda International (LON:CRDA) in a report issued on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Several other research firms also recently commented on CRDA. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted their price objective on from GBX 2,300 ($30.05) to GBX 2,900 ($37.89) and gave the stock a neutral rating in a report on Friday, July 5th. Deutsche Bank lifted their price objective on Spirit Airlines from $75.00 to $79.00 and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Friday, July 12th. Credit Suisse Group set a €38.00 ($44.19) price objective on Dialog Semiconductor and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Thursday, May 9th. Numis Securities reiterated an add rating and issued a GBX 3,700 ($48.35) price objective on shares of AVEVA Group in a report on Wednesday, May 29th. Finally, Berenberg Bank reiterated a buy rating and issued a GBX 715 ($9.34) price objective on shares of in a report on Wednesday, July 3rd. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of Hold and a consensus target price of GBX 4,970.50 ($64.95).

CRDA opened at GBX 4,836 ($63.19) on Friday. Croda International has a 1 year low of GBX 4,499.12 ($58.79) and a 1 year high of GBX 5,460 ($71.34). The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 5,082.40. The stock has a market cap of $6.22 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 26.17. The company has a current ratio of 2.03, a quick ratio of 1.01 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 49.77.

In related news, insider Tom Brophy sold 2,000 shares of Croda International stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, April 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 5,143 ($67.20), for a total value of £102,860 ($134,404.81).

Croda International Company Profile

Croda International Plc creates, makes, and sells specialty chemicals in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, North America, Asia, and Latin America. The company operates in four segments: Personal Care, Life Sciences, Performance Technologies, and Industrial Chemicals. It offers adhesives; crop protection additives and adjuvants, seed enhancement and animal health chemicals, chemical bio-stimulants, and specialty additives for agricultural films; and lubricant additives, coatings and polymers, vehicle cleaning chemicals, and products for automotive textiles and fibers, as well as specialty additives for plastics, and battery and catalyst industries.

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