Bodycote (LON:BOY)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at UBS Group in a report issued on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Peel Hunt reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Lookers in a research report on Monday, July 8th. Goldman Sachs Group downgraded EXPERIAN PLC/ADR from a “buy” rating to a “neutral” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 10th. Deutsche Bank reiterated a “buy” rating and set a $18.00 target price on shares of STMicroelectronics in a research note on Monday, April 15th. Liberum Capital reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Marks and Spencer Group in a research note on Friday, May 24th. Finally, Berenberg Bank set a €126.00 ($146.51) price target on Nemetschek and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday, March 21st. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 898.85 ($11.75).

Shares of LON:BOY opened at GBX 761.50 ($9.95) on Friday. Bodycote has a 52-week low of GBX 673 ($8.79) and a 52-week high of GBX 1,056 ($13.80). The company has a market cap of $1.46 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.05. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 796.19. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.32, a current ratio of 1.19 and a quick ratio of 1.05.

In other news, insider Stephen C. Harris sold 61,882 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, April 23rd. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 858 ($11.21), for a total value of £530,947.56 ($693,777.03).

Bodycote Company Profile

Bodycote plc provides thermal processing services worldwide. The company operates in two business areas, Aerospace, Defence & Energy; and Automotive & General Industrial. It offers heat treatment services, including altering the microstructure of metals and alloys, such as steel and aluminum to impart properties comprising surface hardness, temperature resistance, ductility, and strength; metal joining services consisting of electron beam welding, and vacuum and honeycomb brazing; and Hot isostatic pressing (HIP) services, including HIP product fabrication, isostatic pressing, and HIP supporting services.

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