Whitbread plc (LON:WTB)‘s stock had its “equal weight” rating reissued by investment analysts at Barclays PLC in a research note issued on Thursday. They presently have a GBX 3,800 ($49.98) price objective on the stock. Barclays PLC’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 6.44% from the company’s previous close.

A number of other analysts also recently weighed in on the company. Citigroup Inc. downgraded Whitbread plc to a “sell” rating and cut their target price for the company from GBX 4,800 ($63.13) to GBX 3,200 ($42.09) in a research report on Tuesday, September 12th. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Whitbread plc in a research report on Friday, October 20th. Morgan Stanley reiterated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 4,700 ($61.82) target price on shares of Whitbread plc in a research report on Thursday, October 5th. Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 4,100 ($53.93) target price on shares of Whitbread plc in a research report on Tuesday, October 24th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) upgraded Whitbread plc to a “sell” rating and set a GBX 3,900 ($51.30) target price for the company in a research report on Tuesday, August 22nd. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have assigned a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. Whitbread plc has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 4,122.44 ($54.22).

Whitbread plc (LON WTB) traded down GBX 26 ($0.34) during trading hours on Thursday, hitting GBX 3,570 ($46.96). The stock had a trading volume of 458,769 shares, compared to its average volume of 739,197. Whitbread plc has a 1 year low of GBX 3,365 ($44.26) and a 1 year high of GBX 4,333 ($56.99).

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Whitbread plc Company Profile

Whitbread PLC is a hospitality company. The Company operates hotels, coffee shops and restaurants. The Company operates in two segments: Hotels & Restaurants, and Costa. The Hotels & Restaurants segment provides services in relation to accommodation and food. The Costa segment consists of operations of its branded, owned and franchised coffee outlets.

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