Barclays PLC reaffirmed their overweight rating on shares of WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH) in a research report released on Friday morning. They currently have a GBX 2,270 ($29.84) target price on the stock.

Other analysts have also issued reports about the company. Royal Bank Of Canada reaffirmed an outperform rating on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Monday, August 14th. Peel Hunt reissued an add rating and set a GBX 1,850 ($24.32) price target on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Thursday, June 15th. J P Morgan Chase & Co lifted their price target on WH Smith Plc from GBX 1,950 ($25.64) to GBX 2,150 ($28.27) and gave the company an overweight rating in a research note on Friday. Deutsche Bank AG lowered WH Smith Plc to a hold rating and set a GBX 1,950 ($25.64) price target on the stock. in a research note on Friday, September 8th. Finally, Investec reissued a buy rating and set a GBX 2,100 ($27.61) price target on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Friday, August 25th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company currently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 1,853.10 ($24.36).

Shares of WH Smith Plc (SMWH) opened at 2051.00 on Friday. WH Smith Plc has a one year low of GBX 1,398.00 and a one year high of GBX 2,095.00. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 2.28 billion. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 1,964.06 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 1,813.30.

ILLEGAL ACTIVITY NOTICE: “WH Smith Plc’s (SMWH) Overweight Rating Reiterated at Barclays PLC” was first published by The Cerbat Gem and is the sole property of of The Cerbat Gem. If you are accessing this piece of content on another site, it was copied illegally and reposted in violation of US and international copyright and trademark law. The original version of this piece of content can be viewed at https://www.thecerbatgem.com/2017/10/16/wh-smith-plcs-smwh-overweight-rating-reiterated-at-barclays-plc.html.

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.

Analyst Recommendations for WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH)

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