Analyst Articles – UK

Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY) Price Target Raised to GBX 58

Lloyds Banking Group (LON:LLOY) had its price objective hoisted by equities researchers at Goldman Sachs Group from GBX 53 ($0.71) to GBX 58 ($0.78) in a research report issued on Monday. The brokerage presently has a “sell” rating on the financial services provider’s stock. Goldman Sachs Group’s price objective suggests a potential downside of 11.68% […]

Capita’s (CPI) “Hold” Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Capita (LON:CPI) in a research report sent to investors on Friday. They currently have a GBX 141 ($1.89) price target on the stock. CPI has been the topic of several other research reports. Deutsche Bank reiterated a hold rating on shares of Capita in a research […]

Liberum Capital Reaffirms Buy Rating for McBride (MCB)

Liberum Capital reissued their buy rating on shares of McBride (LON:MCB) in a research note published on Friday morning. Liberum Capital currently has a GBX 235 ($3.15) price objective on the stock. Several other equities analysts have also commented on the company. Investec lowered their price objective on McBride from GBX 230 ($3.09) to GBX […]

Redrow’s (RDW) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reissued their buy rating on shares of Redrow (LON:RDW) in a research report released on Friday. The firm currently has a GBX 700 ($9.39) price objective on the stock. Several other equities research analysts have also weighed in on RDW. Canaccord Genuity reiterated a buy rating and issued a GBX 750 ($10.06) target […]

Imperial Brands (IMT) Given a GBX 2,800 Price Target by Royal Bank of Canada Analysts

Royal Bank of Canada set a GBX 2,800 ($37.57) price objective on Imperial Brands (LON:IMT) in a research note published on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has a neutral rating on the stock. Several other research firms also recently weighed in on IMT. UBS set a GBX 2,870 ($38.51) target price on Imperial Brands and […]

Sabre Insurance Group (SBRE) Given Buy Rating at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt restated their buy rating on shares of Sabre Insurance Group (LON:SBRE) in a report published on Thursday. Peel Hunt currently has a GBX 300 ($4.03) price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of GBX 315 ($4.23). SBRE has been the subject of a number of other reports. Numis Securities […]

AstraZeneca (AZN) Given a GBX 5,900 Price Target by Credit Suisse Group Analysts

Credit Suisse Group set a GBX 5,900 ($79.16) target price on AstraZeneca (LON:AZN) in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning. The firm currently has a buy rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Several other equities analysts have also commented on AZN. Shore Capital reiterated a hold rating on shares of AstraZeneca in […]

Bunzl (BNZL) PT Raised to GBX 2,500

Bunzl (LON:BNZL) had its price target upped by Goldman Sachs Group from GBX 2,200 ($29.52) to GBX 2,500 ($33.54) in a report published on Thursday. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. BNP Paribas upgraded Bunzl to a buy rating and upped […]

Hargreaves Lansdown (HL) Earns Hold Rating from Analysts at Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank started coverage on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown (LON:HL) in a report released on Thursday morning. The firm issued a hold rating and a GBX 1,900 ($25.49) price objective on the stock. HL has been the subject of several other reports. Peel Hunt cut shares of Hargreaves Lansdown to a hold rating and set […]

Pearson’s (PSON) “Sell” Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reiterated their sell rating on shares of Pearson (LON:PSON) in a research note released on Thursday. Several other research analysts also recently commented on PSON. Credit Suisse Group boosted their price objective on shares of Pearson from GBX 700 ($9.39) to GBX 850 ($11.40) and gave the company a neutral rating in a […]

Secure Trust Bank (STB) Earns Buy Rating from Shore Capital

Shore Capital reissued their buy rating on shares of Secure Trust Bank (LON:STB) in a report issued on Thursday morning. A number of other research firms also recently issued reports on STB. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a sell rating on shares of Secure Trust Bank in a research report on Thursday, May 17th. Numis Securities reaffirmed […]

Shore Capital Reiterates “Sell” Rating for Electrocomponents (ECM)

Shore Capital reaffirmed their sell rating on shares of Electrocomponents (LON:ECM) in a research report released on Thursday morning. A number of other analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Peel Hunt raised shares of Electrocomponents to an add rating and set a GBX 650 ($8.72) price objective for the company in a […]

Peel Hunt Reaffirms “Reduce” Rating for HSS Hire Group (HSS)

Peel Hunt reaffirmed their reduce rating on shares of HSS Hire Group (LON:HSS) in a report issued on Thursday morning. A number of other equities analysts also recently commented on HSS. Numis Securities reiterated an under review rating on shares of HSS Hire Group in a research note on Wednesday, February 14th. Liberum Capital decreased […]

Legal & General (LGEN) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank

Legal & General (LON:LGEN)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank in a note issued to investors on Friday. They presently have a GBX 305 ($4.09) target price on the financial services provider’s stock. Deutsche Bank’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 9.87% from the company’s current price. A […]

VSA Capital Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Independent Oil & Gas (IOG)

VSA Capital restated their buy rating on shares of Independent Oil & Gas (LON:IOG) in a research note published on Thursday morning. Separately, FinnCap reaffirmed a corporate rating on shares of Independent Oil & Gas in a research report on Tuesday, May 1st. Independent Oil & Gas opened at GBX 21.75 ($0.29) on Thursday, Marketbeat […]

Shore Capital Raises Paragon Banking Group (PAG) Price Target to GBX 570

Paragon Banking Group (LON:PAG) had its price target lifted by Shore Capital from GBX 515 ($6.91) to GBX 570 ($7.65) in a report released on Thursday morning. Shore Capital currently has a buy rating on the stock. A number of other brokerages also recently commented on PAG. Liberum Capital reissued a buy rating on shares […]

ZPG (ZPG) Cut to “Hold” at Shore Capital

Shore Capital cut shares of ZPG (LON:ZPG) to a hold rating in a research report report published on Wednesday morning. A number of other analysts have also commented on ZPG. Deutsche Bank lifted their target price on shares of ZPG from GBX 340 ($4.56) to GBX 360 ($4.83) and gave the stock a hold rating […]

Tharisa (THS) PT Lowered to GBX 220

Tharisa (LON:THS) had its price target reduced by Peel Hunt from GBX 230 ($3.09) to GBX 220 ($2.95) in a research report report published on Thursday. They currently have a buy rating on the stock. Tharisa opened at GBX 114.50 ($1.54) on Thursday, Marketbeat reports. Tharisa has a 1 year low of GBX 73 ($0.98) […]

FinnCap Downgrades Shoe Zone (SHOE) to Corporate

FinnCap downgraded shares of Shoe Zone (LON:SHOE) to a corporate rating in a research report released on Thursday morning. FinnCap currently has GBX 210 ($2.82) price objective on the stock, up from their prior price objective of GBX 170 ($2.28). SHOE opened at GBX 182.50 ($2.45) on Thursday. Shoe Zone has a fifty-two week low […]

Peel Hunt Reaffirms Sell Rating for Restaurant Group (RTN)

Peel Hunt restated their sell rating on shares of Restaurant Group (LON:RTN) in a report issued on Wednesday morning. RTN has been the topic of a number of other research reports. Citigroup dropped their price target on Restaurant Group from GBX 425 ($5.70) to GBX 410 ($5.50) and set a buy rating on the stock […]

Persimmon (PSN) Receives Buy Rating from Liberum Capital

Persimmon (LON:PSN)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by equities researchers at Liberum Capital in a note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a GBX 2,840 ($38.11) price objective on the stock. Liberum Capital’s price target would indicate a potential downside of 0.04% from the stock’s current price. PSN has been the subject […]

easyJet (EZJ) Downgraded to Neutral at UBS

UBS downgraded shares of easyJet (LON:EZJ) to a neutral rating in a research report report published on Thursday morning, www.boersen-zeitung.de reports. They currently have GBX 1,900 ($25.49) target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of GBX 1,800 ($24.15). A number of other research firms also recently commented on EZJ. Credit Suisse […]

Berenberg Bank Reiterates “Buy” Rating for Hollywood Bowl Group (BOWL)

Berenberg Bank restated their buy rating on shares of Hollywood Bowl Group (LON:BOWL) in a research report report published on Thursday. Several other research analysts have also issued reports on BOWL. Shore Capital reissued a buy rating on shares of Hollywood Bowl Group in a research note on Wednesday. Liberum Capital reissued a buy rating […]

Destiny Pharma (DEST) Earns Corporate Rating from FinnCap

FinnCap reiterated their corporate rating on shares of Destiny Pharma (LON:DEST) in a research note released on Thursday morning. DEST opened at GBX 120 ($1.61) on Thursday. Destiny Pharma has a 12 month low of GBX 111 ($1.49) and a 12 month high of GBX 235 ($3.15). Destiny Pharma (LON:DEST) last posted its quarterly earnings […]

Great Portland Estates’ (GPOR) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reissued their hold rating on shares of Great Portland Estates (LON:GPOR) in a research note published on Wednesday morning. Several other analysts also recently issued reports on the stock. Barclays boosted their target price on shares of Great Portland Estates from GBX 560 ($7.51) to GBX 580 ($7.78) and gave the company an […]

Capital & Counties Properties PLC (CAPC) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reissued their hold rating on shares of Capital & Counties Properties PLC (LON:CAPC) in a research report released on Thursday morning. CAPC has been the topic of a number of other reports. Deutsche Bank raised their price objective on shares of Capital & Counties Properties PLC from GBX 275 ($3.69) to GBX 280 […]

Liberum Capital Reiterates Buy Rating for M J Gleeson (GLE)

M J Gleeson (LON:GLE)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by investment analysts at Liberum Capital in a research report issued on Friday. They currently have a GBX 808 ($10.84) price objective on the stock. Liberum Capital’s target price indicates a potential upside of 6.88% from the company’s current price. Separately, Peel Hunt reissued a […]

Peel Hunt Reiterates “Buy” Rating for Marshalls (MSLH)

Marshalls (LON:MSLH)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at Peel Hunt in a research note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a GBX 505 ($6.78) price objective on the stock. Peel Hunt’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 14.93% from the company’s previous close. Several other research firms also […]

Hydrogen Group (HYDG) Earns “Buy” Rating from Shore Capital

Hydrogen Group (LON:HYDG)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by investment analysts at Shore Capital in a research report issued on Friday. They presently have a GBX 35 ($0.47) price objective on the stock. Shares of Hydrogen Group stock opened at GBX 35 ($0.47) on Friday. Hydrogen Group has a 1 year low of GBX […]

Standard Life Aberdeen (SLA) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Deutsche Bank

Standard Life Aberdeen (LON:SLA)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by equities researchers at Deutsche Bank in a note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a GBX 440 ($5.90) target price on the stock. Deutsche Bank’s price objective suggests a potential upside of 22.26% from the stock’s previous close. A number of other […]

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Given a GBX 1,600 Price Target at UBS

GlaxoSmithKline (LON:GSK) has been assigned a GBX 1,600 ($21.47) target price by equities research analysts at UBS in a report released on Friday, www.boersen-zeitung.de reports. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. UBS’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 6.67% from the stock’s previous close. Other equities analysts have also […]

Goldman Sachs Group Lowers Associated British Foods (ABF) to Neutral

Goldman Sachs Group downgraded shares of Associated British Foods (LON:ABF) to a neutral rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning. They currently have GBX 3,000 ($40.25) target price on the stock, down from their prior target price of GBX 3,100 ($41.59). Several other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports […]

Assura (AGR) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reissued their buy rating on shares of Assura (LON:AGR) in a research note released on Wednesday morning. Separately, Peel Hunt restated a hold rating on shares of Assura in a research note on Wednesday. Shares of Assura opened at GBX 56.70 ($0.76) on Wednesday, Marketbeat reports. Assura has a 52-week low of GBX […]

Liberum Capital Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Keller Group (KLR)

Liberum Capital reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Keller Group (LON:KLR) in a report released on Wednesday morning. Several other brokerages have also recently issued reports on KLR. Peel Hunt lowered their price objective on shares of Keller Group from GBX 1,090 ($14.62) to GBX 1,055 ($14.16) and set an add rating on the […]

Barratt Developments (BDEV) Earns Hold Rating from Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reiterated their hold rating on shares of Barratt Developments (LON:BDEV) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 525 ($7.04) price target on the real estate development company’s stock. A number of other brokerages have also issued reports on BDEV. Shore Capital restated a sell rating […]

Dairy Crest Group (DCG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Numis Securities

Numis Securities reissued their add rating on shares of Dairy Crest Group (LON:DCG) in a report published on Friday. Numis Securities currently has a GBX 590 ($7.92) price target on the stock. Several other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on DCG. Kepler Capital Markets reissued a reduce rating and set a GBX 560 […]

Highland Gold Mining (HGM) Given Buy Rating at Numis Securities

Numis Securities reissued their buy rating on shares of Highland Gold Mining (LON:HGM) in a research note issued to investors on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has a GBX 210 ($2.82) target price on the stock. Highland Gold Mining opened at GBX 154.40 ($2.07) on Friday, MarketBeat reports. Highland Gold Mining has a 1-year low […]

Mortgage Advice Bureau (MAB1) Receives Buy Rating from Shore Capital

Shore Capital reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Mortgage Advice Bureau (LON:MAB1) in a research note published on Friday. The firm currently has a GBX 609 ($8.17) price target on the stock. Separately, Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 645 ($8.65) price target on shares of Mortgage Advice Bureau in […]

Spectris’ (SXS) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital

Shore Capital reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Spectris (LON:SXS) in a research report report published on Friday morning. They currently have a GBX 2,800 ($37.57) target price on the stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued reports about the company. Deutsche Bank boosted their target price on Spectris from GBX 2,860 ($38.37) […]

Rotork (ROR) Downgraded to “Hold” at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt downgraded shares of Rotork (LON:ROR) to a hold rating in a research note published on Friday. The brokerage currently has GBX 340 ($4.56) price objective on the stock. Several other brokerages have also weighed in on ROR. BNP Paribas reissued an outperform rating and set a GBX 390 ($5.23) price objective (up from […]

AstraZeneca (AZN) Given a GBX 6,500 Price Target by Barclays Analysts

Barclays set a GBX 6,500 ($87.21) price objective on AstraZeneca (LON:AZN) in a report published on Tuesday morning. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Several other brokerages have also recently issued reports on AZN. Shore Capital reissued a hold rating on shares of AstraZeneca in a research report on […]

Bodycote (BOY) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays

Barclays reiterated their overweight rating on shares of Bodycote (LON:BOY) in a research report report published on Wednesday. Other analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Liberum Capital restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,050 ($14.09) target price on shares of Bodycote in a research note on Wednesday, January 24th. Berenberg Bank […]

Babcock International’s (BAB) Hold Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reissued their hold rating on shares of Babcock International (LON:BAB) in a research note published on Wednesday. Other equities research analysts have also issued research reports about the stock. Numis Securities reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 980 ($13.15) price objective on shares of Babcock International in a report on Thursday, […]

Bloomsbury Publishing (BMY) Receives “Add” Rating from Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reissued their add rating on shares of Bloomsbury Publishing (LON:BMY) in a research note published on Tuesday. A number of other research firms have also weighed in on BMY. Numis Securities lifted their price objective on shares of Bloomsbury Publishing from GBX 238 ($3.19) to GBX 248 ($3.33) and gave the company a […]

Big Yellow Group (BYG) Downgraded to Hold at Numis Securities

Numis Securities lowered shares of Big Yellow Group (LON:BYG) to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has GBX 975 ($13.08) target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of GBX 885 ($11.87). A number of other research analysts have also recently commented […]

Clearstar’s (CLSU) “Corporate” Rating Reaffirmed at FinnCap

FinnCap reissued their corporate rating on shares of Clearstar (LON:CLSU) in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday morning. LON:CLSU opened at GBX 53.50 ($0.72) on Tuesday. Clearstar has a fifty-two week low of GBX 27 ($0.36) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 60 ($0.81). In related news, insider Barney Quinn acquired 33,660 […]

Dignity (DTY) Price Target Increased to GBX 1,250 by Analysts at Berenberg Bank

Dignity (LON:DTY) had its price target raised by Berenberg Bank from GBX 1,050 ($14.09) to GBX 1,250 ($16.77) in a research note published on Tuesday. Berenberg Bank currently has a hold rating on the stock. Several other equities research analysts have also weighed in on the company. Numis Securities reissued a hold rating on shares […]

Elementis (ELM) Coverage Initiated at HSBC

HSBC initiated coverage on shares of Elementis (LON:ELM) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. The firm issued a buy rating and a GBX 330 ($4.43) price objective on the stock. Other research analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Numis Securities raised their target price on shares of Elementis from GBX […]

Berenberg Bank Reaffirms Buy Rating for Fever-Tree (FEVR)

Berenberg Bank restated their buy rating on shares of Fever-Tree (LON:FEVR) in a report issued on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 3,350 ($44.95) price target on the stock. Several other brokerages have also recently weighed in on FEVR. Royal Bank of Canada raised Fever-Tree to an outperform rating and upped their price target […]

Numis Securities Boosts IG Group (IGG) Price Target to GBX 828

IG Group (LON:IGG) had its price target boosted by Numis Securities from GBX 820 ($11.00) to GBX 828 ($11.11) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. They currently have a hold rating on the stock. Other equities analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Investec lifted their target price on IG Group […]