Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc (LON:JLT)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at HSBC in a research report issued to clients and investors on Friday. They presently have a GBX 1,100 ($13.74) target price on the stock. HSBC’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 14.94% from the company’s previous close.

Several other analysts also recently issued reports on JLT. JPMorgan Chase & Co. cut their target price on shares of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc from GBX 1,020 ($12.74) to GBX 850 ($10.62) and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, August 9th. Numis Securities Ltd reissued an “add” rating and set a GBX 1,150 ($14.37) target price on shares of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc in a research note on Tuesday, November 8th. Finally, Canaccord Genuity cut their target price on shares of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc from GBX 1,080 ($13.49) to GBX 1,070 ($13.37) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, November 8th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 1,064 ($13.29).

Analyst Recommendations for Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc (LON:JLT)

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc (LON:JLT) opened at 958.00 on Friday. Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc has a 52 week low of GBX 769.50 and a 52 week high of GBX 1,070.00. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 1,004.66 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 965.28. The firm’s market cap is GBX 2.11 billion.

In other Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc news, insider Richard J. Harvey sold 11,569 shares of the stock in a transaction on Tuesday, October 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,027 ($12.83), for a total transaction of £118,813.63 ($148,442.82).

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About Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc

Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc (JLT) is a provider of insurance, reinsurance and employee benefits related advice, brokerage and associated services. The Company operates through three segments: Risk & Insurance, Employee Benefits, and Head Office & Other operations. The Risk & Insurance segment consists of JLT’s global specialist, wholesale, reinsurance broking, personal lines, and small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) activities.

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