Shares of WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH) have been given a consensus rating of “Hold” by the eleven analysts that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have given a hold recommendation and six have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1 year price target among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,805.10 ($23.43).

Several research analysts recently weighed in on SMWH shares. Barclays PLC upgraded shares of WH Smith Plc to an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 1,990 ($25.83) price target on the stock in a report on Monday, May 22nd. Peel Hunt restated an “add” rating and set a GBX 1,850 ($24.02) price target on shares of WH Smith Plc in a report on Friday, June 9th. Investec boosted their price target on shares of WH Smith Plc from GBX 1,900 ($24.67) to GBX 2,100 ($27.26) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Wednesday, June 14th. Liberum Capital reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 1,700 ($22.07) target price on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Wednesday, June 14th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Monday, August 14th.

WH Smith Plc (SMWH) traded down 0.49% on Tuesday, reaching GBX 1822.00. 225,541 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. WH Smith Plc has a 52-week low of GBX 1,398.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 1,963.00. The company’s 50 day moving average is GBX 1,745.00 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 1,740.85. The stock’s market cap is GBX 2.02 billion.

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WH Smith Plc Company Profile

WH Smith PLC is a United Kingdom-based retailer in convenience, books and news for travelling customers. The Company is a high street stationer, bookseller and newsagent. The Company operates through two segments: High Street and Travel. The Company’s Travel business sells its products to cater for people on the move or in need of a convenience offer.

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