Crest Nicholson Holdings plc (LON:CRST)’s stock price hit a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as GBX 421.80 ($5.51) and last traded at GBX 417.40 ($5.45), with a volume of 23731 shares traded. The stock had previously closed at GBX 411.60 ($5.38).

Several analysts have issued reports on CRST shares. Canaccord Genuity restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 330 ($4.31) price target on shares of Crest Nicholson in a research report on Tuesday, January 26th. UBS Group lowered shares of Crest Nicholson to a “sell” rating and cut their price target for the company from GBX 320 ($4.18) to GBX 315 ($4.12) in a research report on Thursday, March 18th. Jefferies Financial Group restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 330 ($4.31) price target on shares of Crest Nicholson in a research report on Monday, February 8th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. upped their price target on shares of Crest Nicholson from GBX 280 ($3.66) to GBX 320 ($4.18) and gave the company an “underweight” rating in a research report on Monday, March 29th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 297.63 ($3.89).

The stock has a market capitalization of £1.07 billion and a P/E ratio of -99.86. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 369.18 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 304.54. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 12.54, a current ratio of 3.68 and a quick ratio of 0.91.

Crest Nicholson Company Profile (LON:CRST)

Crest Nicholson Holdings plc builds homes in the United Kingdom. It develops and sells apartments, houses, and regeneration schemes, as well as commercial properties. The company serves first-time buyers, families, and investors. Crest Nicholson Holdings plc was founded in 1963 and is headquartered in Chertsey, the United Kingdom.

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