A.G. BARR (LON:BAG) had its target price boosted by research analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co from GBX 610 ($8.21) to GBX 630 ($8.48) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. The brokerage presently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. J P Morgan Chase & Co’s price target points to a potential upside of 0.40% from the company’s current price.

Several other brokerages have also recently issued reports on BAG. Societe Generale upped their price objective on A.G. BARR from GBX 630 ($8.48) to GBX 637 ($8.57) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, September 27th. Whitman Howard reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 600 ($8.08) price objective on shares of A.G. BARR in a report on Tuesday, September 26th. Finally, Numis Securities reaffirmed an “add” rating and set a GBX 675 ($9.08) price objective on shares of A.G. BARR in a report on Tuesday, September 26th. Eight analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the stock. A.G. BARR has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 592.44 ($7.97).

Shares of A.G. BARR (LON BAG) opened at GBX 627.50 ($8.45) on Tuesday. A.G. BARR has a twelve month low of GBX 479.27 ($6.45) and a twelve month high of GBX 663 ($8.92).

In related news, insider Jonathan David Kemp sold 3,900 shares of the stock in a transaction on Thursday, November 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 616 ($8.29), for a total transaction of £24,024 ($32,333.78). Insiders have purchased a total of 89 shares of company stock worth $55,753 in the last 90 days.

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About A.G. BARR

A.G. BARR p.l.c. is a United Kingdom-based company, which is involved in soft drinks business. The Company’s segments include carbonates, still drinks and water, and other. Its other segment includes Funkin cocktail solutions, vending machines, ice-cream and other soft drink related items, such as water cups.

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