Cranswick (LON:CWK)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by equities researchers at Liberum Capital in a research note issued to investors on Monday. They currently have a GBX 3,300 ($45.59) target price on the stock. Liberum Capital’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 7.21% from the stock’s previous close.

A number of other equities analysts also recently issued reports on CWK. Peel Hunt upped their price target on Cranswick from GBX 2,800 ($38.68) to GBX 3,000 ($41.45) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, February 1st. Numis Securities reaffirmed an “add” rating and issued a GBX 3,350 ($46.28) price target on shares of Cranswick in a report on Thursday, January 18th. Berenberg Bank upped their price target on Cranswick from GBX 3,450 ($47.67) to GBX 3,525 ($48.70) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, February 2nd. Finally, Shore Capital reaffirmed a “house stock” rating on shares of Cranswick in a report on Tuesday, November 28th. Four analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. Cranswick presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 3,195 ($44.14).

Cranswick (CWK) opened at GBX 3,078 ($42.53) on Monday. The stock has a market capitalization of $1,570.00 and a P/E ratio of 2,349.62. Cranswick has a fifty-two week low of GBX 2,300 ($31.78) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 3,497.81 ($48.33).

Cranswick (LON:CWK) last announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November 28th. The company reported GBX 70 ($0.97) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of GBX 67.20 ($0.93) by GBX 2.80 ($0.04). The firm had revenue of £714.60 million during the quarter. Cranswick had a return on equity of 16.34% and a net margin of 4.98%.

In other news, insider Mark Bottomley sold 875 shares of the stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, February 12th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 3,054 ($42.19), for a total value of £26,722.50 ($36,919.73).

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Cranswick Company Profile

Cranswick plc is a supplier of food products. The Company operates through Foods segment, which is engaged in the manufacture and supply of food products to the United Kingdom grocery retailers, the food service sector and other food producers. The Company provides a range of pork, gourmet sausages, cooked meats, cooked poultry, charcuterie, hand-cured and air-dried bacon, gourmet pastry products and sandwiches through retail, food servicing and manufacturing channels.

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