Kepler Capital Markets restated their buy rating on shares of Centrica (LON:CNA) in a report issued on Friday morning. Kepler Capital Markets currently has a GBX 190 ($2.56) target price on the integrated energy company’s stock.

A number of other equities analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Jefferies Group dropped their price target on Centrica from GBX 190 ($2.56) to GBX 155 ($2.09) and set a hold rating on the stock in a research note on Friday, December 8th. J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated a neutral rating and set a GBX 150 ($2.02) target price on shares of Centrica in a research report on Thursday, December 7th. Citigroup reiterated a neutral rating and set a GBX 145 ($1.95) target price on shares of Centrica in a research report on Friday, December 1st. Royal Bank of Canada lowered their target price on Centrica from GBX 210 ($2.83) to GBX 150 ($2.02) and set a sector performer rating on the stock in a research report on Tuesday, November 28th. Finally, Deutsche Bank lowered their target price on Centrica from GBX 160 ($2.15) to GBX 125 ($1.68) and set a sell rating on the stock in a research report on Friday, November 24th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eleven have given a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 190.82 ($2.57).

Centrica (LON:CNA) opened at GBX 138 ($1.86) on Friday. Centrica has a 52 week low of GBX 119.71 ($1.61) and a 52 week high of GBX 236.90 ($3.19).

In related news, insider Iain C. Conn acquired 100,000 shares of Centrica stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 12th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 145 ($1.95) per share, with a total value of £145,000 ($195,154.78). Also, insider Margherita D. Valle acquired 1,043 shares of Centrica stock in a transaction on Monday, September 25th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 190 ($2.56) per share, for a total transaction of £1,981.70 ($2,667.16). Insiders bought 203,910 shares of company stock worth $32,439,205 over the last ninety days.

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Centrica Company Profile

Centrica plc is an energy and services company. The Company’s segments include Energy Supply & Services-UK & Ireland, Energy Supply & Services-North America, Connected Home, Distributed Energy & Power, Energy Marketing & Trading, Exploration & Production, Central Power Generation and Centrica Storage.

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