Experian (EXPN) Given New GBX 1,730 Price Target at Jefferies Financial Group
Experian (LON:EXPN) had its price objective increased by Jefferies Financial Group from GBX 1,720 ($22.47) to GBX 1,730 ($22.61) in a report released on Tuesday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. They currently have a hold rating on the stock.
Other research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. UBS Group reissued a buy rating on shares of Experian in a research note on Friday, January 11th. Shore Capital reissued a buy rating on shares of Experian in a research note on Monday, January 14th. Goldman Sachs Group boosted their target price on Experian from GBX 2,400 ($31.36) to GBX 2,600 ($33.97) and gave the stock a buy rating in a research note on Monday, January 21st. Deutsche Bank reissued a hold rating on shares of Experian in a research note on Thursday, February 28th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group boosted their target price on Experian from GBX 2,000 ($26.13) to GBX 2,100 ($27.44) and gave the stock an outperform rating in a research note on Monday, January 21st. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 1,982 ($25.90).
EXPN opened at GBX 2,113 ($27.61) on Tuesday. Experian has a 12 month low of GBX 1,521 ($19.87) and a 12 month high of GBX 2,134 ($27.88). The firm has a market cap of $19.06 billion and a P/E ratio of 24.40. The company has a quick ratio of 0.53, a current ratio of 0.53 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 157.87.
Experian plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an information services company. The company offers credit services, such as holding, protecting, and managing data that help businesses and organizations to lend, as well as prevent frauds. Its credit services also holds information of people and businesses that have repaid credit in the past; and provides credit reports used by various businesses, such as banks, automotive dealers, healthcare providers, and retailers.
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