Anglo American (LON:AAL)‘s stock had its “sell” rating restated by investment analysts at UBS Group in a research note issued to investors on Monday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

AAL has been the subject of several other research reports. Redburn Partners downgraded shares of Anglo American to a “sell” rating in a research note on Thursday, February 7th. Morgan Stanley reiterated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 2,280 ($29.79) target price on shares of Anglo American in a research note on Thursday, May 16th. Oddo Securities increased their target price on shares of Anglo American from GBX 1,800 ($23.52) to GBX 1,900 ($24.83) and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, February 25th. Deutsche Bank increased their target price on shares of Anglo American from GBX 1,800 ($23.52) to GBX 2,000 ($26.13) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, February 22nd. Finally, HSBC decreased their target price on shares of Anglo American from GBX 2,120 ($27.70) to GBX 2,100 ($27.44) and set a “buy” rating for the company in a research note on Monday, February 4th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating, seven have assigned a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 2,112.67 ($27.61).

Shares of AAL opened at GBX 1,942.60 ($25.38) on Monday. Anglo American has a fifty-two week low of GBX 1,433.80 ($18.74) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 2,229.50 ($29.13). The stock has a market cap of $24.59 billion and a PE ratio of 7.09. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 30.44, a current ratio of 1.95 and a quick ratio of 1.25.

In related news, insider Marcelo Bastos purchased 940 shares of Anglo American stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, April 2nd. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 2,119 ($27.69) per share, for a total transaction of £19,918.60 ($26,027.18). Also, insider Stuart J. Chambers purchased 473 shares of Anglo American stock in a transaction dated Thursday, March 28th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 2,001 ($26.15) per share, with a total value of £9,464.73 ($12,367.35). In the last 90 days, insiders purchased 1,428 shares of company stock valued at $2,967,284.

Anglo American Company Profile

Anglo American plc, together with its subsidiaries, engages in exploring, mining, and processing various metals and minerals worldwide. The company explores for rough and polished diamonds, copper, platinum group metals, metallurgical and thermal coal, and iron; and nickel and manganese ores, as well as alloys.

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