J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW) had its price target lifted by Peel Hunt from GBX 875 ($11.30) to GBX 950 ($12.27) in a research report sent to investors on Friday. They currently have a reduce rating on the stock.

Several other equities analysts have also weighed in on JDW. HSBC Holdings plc lowered shares of J D Wetherspoon plc to a hold rating and cut their target price for the company from GBX 1,200 ($15.50) to GBX 1,090 ($14.08) in a report on Friday, September 1st. Citigroup Inc. reissued a neutral rating and issued a GBX 1,030 ($13.30) price target on shares of J D Wetherspoon plc in a research note on Monday, May 22nd. Numis Securities Ltd reissued a reduce rating and issued a GBX 820 ($10.59) price target on shares of J D Wetherspoon plc in a research note on Monday, September 11th. Liberum Capital began coverage on shares of J D Wetherspoon plc in a research note on Wednesday, July 5th. They issued a hold rating and a GBX 1,050 ($13.56) price target on the stock. Finally, Canaccord Genuity reissued a hold rating and issued a GBX 1,040 ($13.43) price target on shares of J D Wetherspoon plc in a research note on Friday. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 965.42 ($12.47).

Shares of J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW) traded up 13.89% during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching GBX 1189.00. 694,802 shares of the company traded hands. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 1.30 billion. J D Wetherspoon plc has a 52 week low of GBX 810.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 1,189.12. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 1,048.28 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 1,005.73.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: This report was first published by The Cerbat Gem and is the property of of The Cerbat Gem. If you are viewing this report on another domain, it was illegally copied and reposted in violation of United States & international copyright legislation. The legal version of this report can be viewed at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/09/16/j-d-wetherspoon-plc-jdw-given-new-gbx-950-price-target-at-peel-hunt.html.

J D Wetherspoon plc Company Profile

J D Wetherspoon plc owns and operates pubs throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland. The Company aims to provide customers with food and drinks. The Company operates a trading estate of approximately 926 pubs. The Company operates over 40 hotels and approximately 900 rooms. The Company’s hotels include George Hotel, the Shrewsbury Hotel and the Unicorn, Ripon.

Analyst Recommendations for J D Wetherspoon plc (LON:JDW)

Receive News & Stock Ratings for J D Wetherspoon plc Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for J D Wetherspoon plc and related stocks with our FREE daily email newsletter.