Experian (LON:EXPN) had its price target raised by Barclays from GBX 2,400 ($31.36) to GBX 2,500 ($32.67) in a report published on Wednesday, Digital Look reports. They currently have an overweight rating on the stock.

EXPN has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Jefferies Financial Group reiterated a hold rating on shares of COMPASS GRP PLC/S in a report on Tuesday, April 9th. Deutsche Bank lifted their price target on shares of Spirit Airlines from $75.00 to $79.00 and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Friday, July 12th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a neutral rating on shares of SUZUKI MTR CORP/ADR in a report on Wednesday. Credit Suisse Group lowered shares of to a neutral rating and lifted their price target for the stock from GBX 2,250 ($29.40) to GBX 2,360 ($30.84) in a report on Tuesday, June 18th. Finally, Morgan Stanley set a $70.00 price target on shares of Edison International and gave the stock a hold rating in a report on Monday, July 15th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 2,221.11 ($29.02).

Shares of LON:EXPN opened at GBX 2,408 ($31.46) on Wednesday. The firm has a market capitalization of $21.94 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 31.68. The business’s fifty day simple moving average is GBX 2,398.40. The company has a current ratio of 0.44, a quick ratio of 0.43 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 139.09. Experian has a 52 week low of GBX 1,710 ($22.34) and a 52 week high of GBX 2,463 ($32.18).

The company also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, July 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, June 27th will be issued a $0.33 dividend. This is a positive change from Experian’s previous dividend of $0.14. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 27th. This represents a yield of 1.13%. Experian’s payout ratio is presently 0.49%.

In related news, insider Kerry Williams sold 190,631 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Friday, June 7th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 2,400 ($31.36), for a total value of £4,575,144 ($5,978,235.99). Also, insider Don Robert sold 550,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, June 20th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 2,423 ($31.66), for a total transaction of £13,326,500 ($17,413,432.64).

Experian Company Profile

Experian plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an information services company. The company offers credit services, such as holding, protecting, and managing data that help businesses and organizations to lend, as well as prevent frauds. Its credit services also holds information of people and businesses that have repaid credit in the past; and provides credit reports used by various businesses, such as banks, automotive dealers, healthcare providers, and retailers.

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