Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS) has been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the thirteen ratings firms that are presently covering the firm. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price target among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 357.08 ($4.42).

A number of equities analysts have commented on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 344 ($4.26) target price on shares of Vesuvius Plc in a report on Monday, August 22nd. Numis Securities Ltd downgraded shares of Vesuvius Plc to a “hold” rating and set a GBX 340 ($4.21) target price for the company. in a report on Friday, August 12th. HSBC boosted their target price on shares of Vesuvius Plc from GBX 360 ($4.46) to GBX 425 ($5.26) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, August 16th. Morgan Stanley boosted their target price on shares of Vesuvius Plc from GBX 350 ($4.34) to GBX 390 ($4.83) and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a report on Friday, August 5th. Finally, BNP Paribas reiterated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 390 ($4.83) target price on shares of Vesuvius Plc in a report on Friday, October 28th.

Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS) opened at 378.20 on Wednesday. The company has a 50 day moving average of GBX 359.98 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 345.83. Vesuvius Plc has a 12-month low of GBX 265.10 and a 12-month high of GBX 388.30. The stock’s market cap is GBX 1.02 billion.

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