Barclays reaffirmed their underweight rating on shares of Marston’s (LON:MARS) in a research note released on Wednesday, MarketBeat Ratings reports. They currently have a GBX 115 ($1.54) price target on the stock.

A number of other brokerages have also weighed in on MARS. Numis Securities reissued an add rating and issued a GBX 125 ($1.67) target price on shares of Marston’s in a research report on Friday, September 15th. Peel Hunt decreased their target price on Marston’s from GBX 140 ($1.87) to GBX 125 ($1.67) and set an add rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, October 10th. Liberum Capital reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 140 ($1.87) target price on shares of Marston’s in a research report on Tuesday, October 10th. Shore Capital reissued a buy rating on shares of Marston’s in a research report on Tuesday, October 10th. Finally, reissued a hold rating and issued a GBX 115 ($1.54) target price on shares of Marston’s in a research report on Friday, September 1st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company. Marston’s has an average rating of Buy and a consensus target price of GBX 128.50 ($1.72).

Shares of Marston’s (MARS) traded up GBX 1.90 ($0.03) during trading on Wednesday, reaching GBX 116.90 ($1.57). 5,947,068 shares of the company were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 2,030,000. Marston’s has a 52 week low of GBX 99.85 ($1.34) and a 52 week high of GBX 147.70 ($1.98).

In other Marston’s news, insider Ralph Graham Findlay purchased 8,293 shares of Marston’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 28th. The stock was purchased at an average price of GBX 107 ($1.43) per share, with a total value of £8,873.51 ($11,883.63).

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About Marston’s

Marston’s PLC is engaged in running pubs and beer brewing. The Company owns a range of assets from pubs to brands. The Company’s segments include Destination and Premium, which consists of food and drink sales, accommodation and gaming machine income; Taverns, which includes Food and drink sales, rent from licensed properties, accommodation and gaming machine income; Leased, which includes drink sales, rent from licensed properties and gaming machine income; Brewing, which comprises drink sales and third-party brewing, packaging and distribution, and Group Services.

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