Investment analysts at Deutsche Bank initiated coverage on shares of Future (LON:FUTR) in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. The brokerage set a “buy” rating and a GBX 1,562 ($20.41) price target on the stock. Deutsche Bank’s target price indicates a potential upside of 9.08% from the stock’s current price.

Several other analysts have also issued reports on FUTR. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating on shares of Future in a research report on Thursday, October 31st. Berenberg Bank raised their price target on shares of Future from GBX 1,530 ($19.99) to GBX 1,755 ($22.93) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, November 4th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 1,330.40 ($17.38).

LON FUTR opened at GBX 1,432 ($18.71) on Tuesday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 23.85, a current ratio of 0.72 and a quick ratio of 0.72. The firm has a market capitalization of $1.22 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 162.73. The company’s fifty day moving average is GBX 1,285.74 and its two-hundred day moving average is GBX 1,099.02. Future has a 52-week low of GBX 460 ($6.01) and a 52-week high of GBX 1,566 ($20.46).

In related news, insider Zillah Byng-Maddick purchased 9,864 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Friday, August 16th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 11 ($0.14) per share, for a total transaction of £1,085.04 ($1,417.80).

About Future

Future plc, together with its subsidiaries, publishes content for technology, games and entertainment, music, photography and design, hobbies, home interest, and B2B sectors in Europe, North America, the Asia Pacific, and Australia. It operates through two segments, Media and Magazine. The company publishes magazines; operates online sites; and organizes events.

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