Shares of Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Buy” from the ten brokerages that are covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month target price among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 634.38 ($8.60).

VSVS has been the topic of a number of research analyst reports. reiterated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 600 ($8.14) target price on shares of Vesuvius in a report on Friday, September 29th. Peel Hunt reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 740 ($10.04) target price on shares of Vesuvius in a report on Tuesday, October 31st. Deutsche Bank upped their target price on Vesuvius from GBX 550 ($7.46) to GBX 605 ($8.20) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Monday, December 4th. Jefferies Group reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Vesuvius in a report on Monday, December 18th. Finally, reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 730 ($9.90) target price on shares of Vesuvius in a report on Tuesday, November 14th.

Vesuvius (LON VSVS) opened at GBX 617.50 ($8.37) on Tuesday. Vesuvius has a 52-week low of GBX 413.50 ($5.61) and a 52-week high of GBX 643.50 ($8.73).

In related news, insider Guy Young purchased 5,454 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 1st. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 550 ($7.46) per share, for a total transaction of £29,997 ($40,679.41).

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About Vesuvius

Vesuvius plc provides engineering services and solutions to steel and foundry industries worldwide. It operates in two segments, Steel and Foundry. The company offers foundry consumables and equipment, including binders, melt shop refractories, coatings, filtration and gating systems, metallurgical and pouring control systems, feeding systems, die dressings and coatings, melt treatment products, crucibles, and ceramics for iron, steel, and nonferrous foundries.

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