Analyst Articles – UK

NMC Health (NMC) Earns Overweight Rating from Barclays

NMC Health (LON:NMC)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reissued by research analysts at Barclays in a report released on Monday. They presently have a GBX 4,850 ($63.37) price target on the stock. Barclays’ price objective points to a potential upside of 52.23% from the company’s previous close. Other analysts have also issued reports about the […]

Rio Tinto (RIO) PT Set at GBX 5,000 by Credit Suisse Group

Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) received a GBX 5,000 ($65.33) price target from investment analysts at Credit Suisse Group in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Credit Suisse Group’s price target suggests a potential upside of 37.04% from the company’s previous close. A number of other […]

Berkeley Group (BKG) Price Target Cut to GBX 3,870

Berkeley Group (LON:BKG) had its price objective decreased by Canaccord Genuity from GBX 4,370 ($57.10) to GBX 3,870 ($50.57) in a report published on Monday. Canaccord Genuity currently has a buy rating on the stock. A number of other analysts have also weighed in on the stock. Peel Hunt reissued a buy rating on shares […]

Hollywood Bowl Group (BOWL) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital restated their buy rating on shares of Hollywood Bowl Group (LON:BOWL) in a research report report published on Monday morning. Liberum Capital currently has a GBX 265 ($3.46) target price on the stock, up from their prior target price of GBX 260 ($3.40). Several other analysts also recently commented on the stock. Peel […]

BP’s (BP) Top Pick Rating Reiterated at Royal Bank of Canada

Royal Bank of Canada restated their top pick rating on shares of BP (LON:BP) in a research report sent to investors on Monday, Marketbeat.com reports. Royal Bank of Canada currently has a GBX 700 ($9.15) price objective on the oil and gas exploration company’s stock. Several other analysts have also recently weighed in on BP. […]

Barclays Reiterates Overweight Rating for BP (BP)

Barclays reissued their overweight rating on shares of BP (LON:BP) in a research note issued to investors on Monday. BP has been the topic of a number of other reports. BNP Paribas restated an outperform rating and set a GBX 700 ($9.15) price target on shares of BP in a report on Thursday, October 4th. […]

Watkin Jones (WJG) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt restated their buy rating on shares of Watkin Jones (LON:WJG) in a research report report published on Monday morning. Peel Hunt currently has a GBX 240 ($3.14) target price on the stock. Separately, Berenberg Bank initiated coverage on shares of Watkin Jones in a report on Tuesday, October 30th. They set a neutral […]

Smith & Nephew (SN) Stock Rating Upgraded by Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank upgraded shares of Smith & Nephew (LON:SN) to a hold rating in a research report report published on Monday morning. The brokerage currently has GBX 1,350 ($17.64) price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of GBX 1,200 ($15.68). Several other equities research analysts also recently weighed in on SN. […]

Countryside Properties (CSP) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reiterated their buy rating on shares of Countryside Properties (LON:CSP) in a research report report published on Monday morning. They currently have a GBX 375 ($4.90) price objective on the stock. A number of other research analysts have also issued reports on CSP. Barclays dropped their target price on Countryside Properties from GBX […]

Croda International (CRDA) Given “Neutral” Rating at Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group reaffirmed their neutral rating on shares of Croda International (LON:CRDA) in a report published on Monday. Several other research analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. Deutsche Bank boosted their price target on shares of Croda International from GBX 4,600 ($60.11) to GBX 4,800 ($62.72) and gave the stock a […]

Watkin Jones (WJG) Earns “Buy” Rating from Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reissued their buy rating on shares of Watkin Jones (LON:WJG) in a research note released on Monday morning. They currently have a GBX 240 ($3.14) price objective on the stock. Separately, Berenberg Bank assumed coverage on shares of Watkin Jones in a report on Tuesday, October 30th. They set a neutral rating and […]

Victrex (VCT) Rating Lowered to Hold at Berenberg Bank

Victrex (LON:VCT) was downgraded by analysts at Berenberg Bank to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. They presently have a GBX 2,600 ($33.97) price objective on the stock, down from their previous price objective of GBX 2,900 ($37.89). Berenberg Bank’s target price suggests a potential upside of 14.52% from the […]

Direct Line Insurance Group’s (DLG) Outperform Rating Reaffirmed at Royal Bank of Canada

Direct Line Insurance Group (LON:DLG)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reiterated by stock analysts at Royal Bank of Canada in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. Other research analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Peel Hunt reiterated an “add” rating on shares of Direct Line Insurance Group in […]

Just Group (JUST) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Barclays

Just Group (LON:JUST)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reiterated by analysts at Barclays in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. Several other brokerages have also recently issued reports on JUST. Numis Securities reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 220 ($2.87) price target on shares of Just Group in a […]

Pennon Group (PNN) Price Target Cut to GBX 800 by Analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

Pennon Group (LON:PNN) had its target price cut by equities research analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from GBX 830 ($10.85) to GBX 800 ($10.45) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has an “overweight” rating on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s price objective would suggest a potential upside […]

Mears Group (MER) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

Mears Group (LON:MER)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by Peel Hunt in a research report issued on Tuesday. Separately, Liberum Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of Mears Group in a research report on Tuesday, August 14th. MER stock opened at GBX 272 ($3.55) on Tuesday. Mears Group has a 12 month low […]

Ashtead Group’s (AHT) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Peel Hunt

Ashtead Group (LON:AHT)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Peel Hunt in a report released on Tuesday. A number of other research analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Ashtead Group in a research note on Tuesday. JPMorgan Chase & Co. cut […]

Draper Esprit (GROW) Earns Buy Rating from Analysts at Peel Hunt

Analysts at Peel Hunt started coverage on shares of Draper Esprit (LON:GROW) in a research note issued on Tuesday. The firm set a “buy” rating and a GBX 630 ($8.23) price target on the stock. Peel Hunt’s price target suggests a potential upside of 23.53% from the company’s previous close. Several other equities analysts have […]

Liberum Capital Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Associated British Foods (ABF)

Liberum Capital reiterated their buy rating on shares of Associated British Foods (LON:ABF) in a research report released on Friday. Other equities analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Deutsche Bank reduced their target price on shares of Associated British Foods from GBX 3,100 ($40.51) to GBX 3,000 ($39.20) and set a buy rating […]

Egdon Resources (EDR) Given “Buy” Rating at VSA Capital

VSA Capital reissued their buy rating on shares of Egdon Resources (LON:EDR) in a research note released on Friday. EDR opened at GBX 7.25 ($0.09) on Friday. Egdon Resources has a fifty-two week low of GBX 5.80 ($0.08) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 10.55 ($0.14). About Egdon Resources Egdon Resources plc, together with […]

Weir Group (WEIR) Given New GBX 1,900 Price Target at Barclays

Weir Group (LON:WEIR) had its price objective lowered by Barclays from GBX 2,250 ($29.40) to GBX 1,900 ($24.83) in a research note released on Friday. The brokerage currently has an overweight rating on the stock. Several other analysts have also recently commented on WEIR. Credit Suisse Group raised shares of Weir Group to an outperform […]

Kenmare Resources (KMR) Coverage Initiated at Berenberg Bank

Berenberg Bank initiated coverage on shares of Kenmare Resources (LON:KMR) in a research report released on Friday. The firm issued a buy rating and a GBX 370 ($4.83) price target on the stock. Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Canaccord Genuity restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 475 ($6.21) […]

Plus500 (PLUS) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reissued their buy rating on shares of Plus500 (LON:PLUS) in a research report sent to investors on Friday morning. Separately, Berenberg Bank increased their target price on Plus500 from GBX 1,880 ($24.57) to GBX 2,690 ($35.15) and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Monday, August 13th. LON PLUS […]

M&C Saatchi (SAA) Earns “Buy” Rating from Numis Securities

M&C Saatchi (LON:SAA)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by equities researchers at Numis Securities in a research note issued on Monday. They currently have a GBX 496 ($6.48) price objective on the stock. Numis Securities’ price objective suggests a potential upside of 82.72% from the stock’s previous close. LON:SAA traded down GBX 16.55 ($0.22) […]

Barclays Boosts Johnson Matthey (JMAT) Price Target to GBX 4,080

Johnson Matthey (LON:JMAT) had its target price increased by Barclays from GBX 4,060 ($53.05) to GBX 4,080 ($53.31) in a research report released on Friday morning. The brokerage currently has an overweight rating on the stock. Several other equities analysts have also recently weighed in on the stock. Deutsche Bank reaffirmed a buy rating and […]

AstraZeneca (AZN) Earns Hold Rating from Shore Capital

Shore Capital reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of AstraZeneca (LON:AZN) in a research report sent to investors on Friday. AZN has been the topic of several other research reports. Barclays reiterated an overweight rating and set a GBX 6,600 ($86.24) target price (up previously from GBX 6,500 ($84.93)) on shares of AstraZeneca in a […]

Croda International (CRDA) Price Target Raised to GBX 5,300

Croda International (LON:CRDA) had its price objective upped by Barclays from GBX 4,850 ($63.37) to GBX 5,300 ($69.25) in a research note published on Friday. They currently have an overweight rating on the stock. A number of other research analysts have also weighed in on the stock. Deutsche Bank lifted their price objective on shares […]

Serco Group’s (SRP) Overweight Rating Reiterated at Barclays

Serco Group (LON:SRP)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Barclays in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. Several other brokerages also recently commented on SRP. Citigroup upgraded Serco Group to a “neutral” rating and lifted their target price for the stock from GBX 87 ($1.14) to […]

Alfa Financial Software (ALFA) Given New GBX 170 Price Target at Barclays

Alfa Financial Software (LON:ALFA) had its price target reduced by Barclays from GBX 190 ($2.48) to GBX 170 ($2.22) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. Barclays currently has an equal weight rating on the stock. Several other research analysts have also commented on ALFA. Numis Securities reiterated a buy rating and […]

Circassia Pharmaceuticals (CIR) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reissued their buy rating on shares of Circassia Pharmaceuticals (LON:CIR) in a research report report published on Thursday. CIR has been the subject of several other research reports. Numis Securities restated a buy rating and set a GBX 140 ($1.83) target price on shares of Circassia Pharmaceuticals in a research note on Thursday, […]

Barratt Developments (BDEV) Upgraded to Buy by Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital upgraded shares of Barratt Developments (LON:BDEV) to a buy rating in a research note released on Thursday morning. BDEV has been the subject of several other research reports. Peel Hunt restated a buy rating on shares of Barratt Developments in a research note on Wednesday, October 10th. Barclays upped their price target on […]

Royal Bank of Canada Reaffirms “Sector Performer” Rating for Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS)

Royal Bank of Canada reissued their sector performer rating on shares of Royal Bank of Scotland Group (LON:RBS) in a research note released on Thursday morning. Royal Bank of Canada currently has a GBX 280 ($3.66) price objective on the financial services provider’s stock. A number of other brokerages also recently issued reports on RBS. […]

S & U (SUS) Price Target Lowered to GBX 2,350 at Shore Capital

S & U (LON:SUS) had its price objective trimmed by Shore Capital from GBX 2,475 ($32.34) to GBX 2,350 ($30.71) in a research note issued to investors on Friday. The firm currently has a hold rating on the stock. Separately, Peel Hunt restated an add rating and set a GBX 2,650 ($34.63) price target on […]

Amerisur Resources (AMER) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

Amerisur Resources (LON:AMER)‘s stock had its “add” rating reiterated by analysts at Peel Hunt in a report released on Monday. Shares of LON:AMER opened at GBX 11.80 ($0.15) on Monday. Amerisur Resources has a fifty-two week low of GBX 14.50 ($0.19) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 27 ($0.35). In other news, insider Charles […]

Whitbread (WTB) Given Equal Weight Rating at Barclays

Barclays restated their equal weight rating on shares of Whitbread (LON:WTB) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 5,000 ($65.33) price objective on the stock. A number of other research firms also recently weighed in on WTB. Numis Securities reaffirmed an under review rating on shares of […]

AstraZeneca (AZN) Price Target Increased to GBX 6,900 by Analysts at Deutsche Bank

AstraZeneca (LON:AZN) had its price target upped by equities research analysts at Deutsche Bank from GBX 6,500 ($84.93) to GBX 6,900 ($90.16) in a note issued to investors on Monday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the biopharmaceutical company’s stock. Deutsche Bank’s price target suggests a potential upside of 16.42% from the company’s […]

GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Price Target Lowered to GBX 1,520 at Deutsche Bank

GlaxoSmithKline (LON:GSK) had its price objective dropped by Deutsche Bank from GBX 1,525 ($19.93) to GBX 1,520 ($19.86) in a research note issued to investors on Monday. The firm currently has a “hold” rating on the stock. Deutsche Bank’s target price suggests a potential upside of 5.75% from the company’s previous close. A number of […]

Deutsche Bank Cuts Royal Mail (RMG) Price Target to GBX 250

Royal Mail (LON:RMG) had its price target reduced by Deutsche Bank from GBX 300 ($3.92) to GBX 250 ($3.27) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. They currently have a sell rating on the stock. Several other equities analysts also recently weighed in on RMG. Royal Bank of Canada downgraded Royal Mail to […]

Eland Oil & Gas (ELA) Earns Buy Rating from Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reissued their buy rating on shares of Eland Oil & Gas (LON:ELA) in a research note released on Thursday morning. Separately, Canaccord Genuity restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 165 ($2.16) target price on shares of Eland Oil & Gas in a research note on Monday, November 12th. Shares of Eland […]

UNILEVER/PAR VTG FPD 0.031111 (ULVR) Given a GBX 3,960 Price Target at Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group set a GBX 3,960 ($51.74) target price on UNILEVER/PAR VTG FPD 0.031111 (LON:ULVR) in a research note released on Thursday. The firm currently has a neutral rating on the stock. A number of other analysts have also issued reports on the company. Jefferies Financial Group lowered UNILEVER/PAR VTG FPD 0.031111 to a […]

Morgan Stanley Trims Rotork (ROR) Target Price to GBX 296

Rotork (LON:ROR) had its price objective trimmed by Morgan Stanley from GBX 300 ($3.92) to GBX 296 ($3.87) in a report issued on Wednesday. The firm currently has an equal weight rating on the stock. A number of other analysts have also weighed in on ROR. Liberum Capital reiterated a hold rating on shares of […]

Non-Standard Finance (NSF) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reiterated their buy rating on shares of Non-Standard Finance (LON:NSF) in a report published on Thursday morning. Separately, Peel Hunt reissued a hold rating on shares of Non-Standard Finance in a report on Friday, November 30th. Shares of NSF opened at GBX 66 ($0.86) on Thursday. Non-Standard Finance has a one year low […]

Rotork (ROR) Stock Rating Upgraded by Credit Suisse Group

Rotork (LON:ROR) was upgraded by equities research analysts at Credit Suisse Group to a “neutral” rating in a research note issued on Friday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 250 ($3.27) price target on the stock, down from their previous price target of GBX 300 ($3.92). Credit Suisse Group’s price target would indicate a potential […]

RHI Magnesita (RHIM) Rating Reiterated by Barclays

RHI Magnesita (LON:RHIM)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating reissued by Barclays in a report issued on Friday. Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Kepler Capital Markets reissued a “buy” rating on shares of RHI Magnesita in a research report on Monday, November 12th. Peel Hunt reissued a “buy” rating […]

Joules (JOUL) Receives “Buy” Rating from Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reissued their buy rating on shares of Joules (LON:JOUL) in a report released on Wednesday. JOUL has been the topic of a number of other reports. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of Joules in a research note on Thursday, October 18th. Berenberg Bank reaffirmed a buy rating and set a […]

Liberum Capital Reiterates “Buy” Rating for Stagecoach Group (SGC)

Liberum Capital restated their buy rating on shares of Stagecoach Group (LON:SGC) in a research report released on Wednesday morning. Separately, HSBC decreased their price objective on Stagecoach Group from GBX 190 ($2.48) to GBX 170 ($2.22) and set a buy rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, October 17th. Two analysts have […]

S & U (SUS) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

S & U (LON:SUS)‘s stock had its “add” rating restated by investment analysts at Peel Hunt in a research note issued to investors on Friday. They presently have a GBX 2,650 ($34.63) price objective on the stock. Peel Hunt’s price target suggests a potential upside of 23.54% from the stock’s previous close. Separately, Shore Capital […]

WPP’s (WPP) “Hold” Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital

WPP (LON:WPP)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Shore Capital in a note issued to investors on Friday. Several other equities analysts also recently commented on WPP. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of WPP in a research report on Friday, August 10th. Libertas Partners reaffirmed a “buy” rating […]

Taylor Wimpey’s (TW) Hold Rating Reiterated at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of Taylor Wimpey (LON:TW) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning. Liberum Capital currently has a GBX 130 ($1.70) price target on the homebuilder’s stock. Other equities research analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Peel Hunt reiterated an add rating on shares […]

Medicx Fund (MXF) Earns Buy Rating from Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Medicx Fund (LON:MXF) in a research report released on Wednesday. Medicx Fund stock opened at GBX 0.76 ($0.01) on Wednesday. Medicx Fund has a 12 month low of GBX 76.75 ($1.00) and a 12 month high of GBX 92.50 ($1.21). The firm also recently disclosed a […]