Pagegroup PLC (PAGE) Receives Consensus Rating of “Hold” from Analysts
Pagegroup PLC (LON:PAGE) has been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the thirteen research firms that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, seven have assigned a hold recommendation and four have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month price objective among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 594.67 ($7.77).
Several equities analysts recently weighed in on PAGE shares. Morgan Stanley boosted their price objective on Pagegroup from GBX 458 ($5.98) to GBX 590 ($7.71) and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research report on Thursday, September 27th. UBS Group reaffirmed a “neutral” rating on shares of Pagegroup in a report on Friday, October 5th. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 590 ($7.71) price target (up previously from GBX 560 ($7.32)) on shares of Pagegroup in a report on Wednesday, October 10th. Kepler Capital Markets reaffirmed a “hold” rating on shares of Pagegroup in a report on Wednesday, October 10th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada upped their price target on Pagegroup from GBX 640 ($8.36) to GBX 670 ($8.75) and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a report on Thursday, October 11th.
In other news, insider Stephen Ingham sold 100,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, December 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 491 ($6.42), for a total value of £491,000 ($641,578.47). Also, insider Kelvin Stagg sold 13,559 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, December 18th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 491 ($6.42), for a total value of £66,574.69 ($86,991.62).
Pagegroup Company Profile
PageGroup plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides recruitment consultancy and support services in Latin America and Asia. It offers recruitment services for executive, professional, clerical, and general staffing on a permanent, temporary, contract, and interim basis. The company provides its services under the Page Executive, Michael Page, Page Personnel, Page Outsourcing, Page Assessment, Page Consulting, and Page Talent brands.
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