Analyst Articles – UK

Petra Diamonds (PDL) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Berenberg Bank

Berenberg Bank began coverage on shares of Petra Diamonds (LON:PDL) in a research note published on Thursday. The firm issued a hold rating and a GBX 40 ($0.52) price target on the stock. A number of other equities analysts have also weighed in on the company. Royal Bank of Canada upgraded Petra Diamonds to an […]

Barclays Cuts Smiths Group (SMIN) Price Target to GBX 1,770

Smiths Group (LON:SMIN) had its target price trimmed by Barclays from GBX 1,800 ($23.45) to GBX 1,770 ($23.06) in a report issued on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has an overweight rating on the stock. Other equities research analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Numis Securities decreased their price objective on shares of Smiths […]

United Utilities Group (UU) Earns “Neutral” Rating from Goldman Sachs Group

Goldman Sachs Group reaffirmed their neutral rating on shares of United Utilities Group (LON:UU) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 530 ($6.90) price target on the stock. Several other research firms also recently commented on UU. Morgan Stanley reiterated an underweight rating and issued a GBX […]

Tesco (TSCO) Given Overweight Rating at Barclays

Barclays restated their overweight rating on shares of Tesco (LON:TSCO) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning. A number of other equities analysts have also issued reports on TSCO. Shore Capital reissued a buy rating on shares of Tesco in a report on Wednesday. Jefferies Financial Group raised their price target on […]

Rio Tinto (RIO) Given a GBX 4,850 Price Target at JPMorgan Chase & Co.

JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a GBX 4,850 ($63.18) price target on Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) in a report released on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a buy rating on the stock. Other research analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. AlphaValue raised shares of Rio Tinto to an add rating in a report on […]

BT Group – CLASS A (BT.A) PT Set at GBX 260 by JPMorgan Chase & Co.

BT Group – CLASS A (LON:BT.A) has been assigned a GBX 260 ($3.39) price target by investment analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research note issued on Wednesday. The brokerage presently has a “neutral” rating on the communications services company’s stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of […]

Paragon Banking Group’s (PAG) “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital

Shore Capital restated their buy rating on shares of Paragon Banking Group (LON:PAG) in a report released on Tuesday morning. A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on PAG. Peel Hunt upped their price target on shares of Paragon Banking Group from GBX 510 ($6.64) to GBX 550 ($7.16) and gave the […]

IMI (IMI) Downgraded by BNP Paribas

BNP Paribas lowered shares of IMI (LON:IMI) to an underperform rating in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday. They currently have GBX 1,000 ($13.03) target price on the stock, down from their prior target price of GBX 1,150 ($14.98). Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Morgan Stanley upgraded IMI […]

Micro Focus International’s (MCRO) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Numis Securities

Numis Securities reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Micro Focus International (LON:MCRO) in a research note released on Tuesday morning. Numis Securities currently has a GBX 1,680 ($21.88) price target on the stock. Several other analysts have also weighed in on MCRO. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an underweight rating on shares of Micro […]

Rockhopper Exploration (RKH) Given “Buy” Rating at Canaccord Genuity

Canaccord Genuity reissued their buy rating on shares of Rockhopper Exploration (LON:RKH) in a report released on Wednesday morning. The brokerage currently has a GBX 95 ($1.24) price target on the stock. Separately, Peel Hunt reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 70 ($0.91) price objective (up from GBX 60 ($0.78)) on shares of […]

SSP Group (SSPG) Upgraded at UBS Group

UBS Group upgraded shares of SSP Group (LON:SSPG) to a neutral rating in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning, www.digitallook.com reports. UBS Group currently has GBX 710 ($9.25) price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of GBX 600 ($7.82). Several other analysts have also recently commented on SSPG. […]

AVEVA Group (AVV) Upgraded to Buy at Numis Securities

Numis Securities upgraded shares of AVEVA Group (LON:AVV) to a buy rating in a report issued on Wednesday. Numis Securities currently has GBX 3,400 ($44.29) price objective on the stock, up from their previous price objective of GBX 3,220 ($41.94). Several other analysts also recently issued reports on the stock. Barclays reissued an equal weight […]

Credit Suisse Group Reiterates “GBX 480” Price Target for Glencore (GLEN)

Credit Suisse Group set a GBX 480 ($6.25) price target on Glencore (LON:GLEN) in a report issued on Wednesday. The firm currently has a buy rating on the natural resources company’s stock. GLEN has been the topic of a number of other reports. UBS Group restated a neutral rating and issued a GBX 380 ($4.95) […]

UBS Group Reaffirms Neutral Rating for ITV (ITV)

ITV (LON:ITV)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at UBS Group in a report released on Thursday, investing.thisismoney.co.uk reports. Other equities research analysts also recently issued research reports about the stock. Citigroup reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of ITV in a research note on Thursday, July 26th. Barclays upped their price […]

French Connection Group (FCCN) Price Target Lowered to GBX 60 at Numis Securities

French Connection Group (LON:FCCN) had its price target reduced by Numis Securities from GBX 70 ($0.91) to GBX 60 ($0.78) in a research note issued on Thursday. The firm presently has an “add” rating on the stock. Numis Securities’ price target points to a potential upside of 28.21% from the stock’s current price. FCCN stock […]

Eagle Eye Solutions Group (EYE) Receives “Buy” Rating from Shore Capital

Eagle Eye Solutions Group (LON:EYE)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Shore Capital in a research note issued on Tuesday. Shares of EYE opened at GBX 125.25 ($1.63) on Tuesday. Eagle Eye Solutions Group has a 52-week low of GBX 138 ($1.80) and a 52-week high of GBX 316.70 ($4.13). Eagle […]

Acacia Mining (ACA) Price Target Cut to GBX 130

Acacia Mining (LON:ACA) had its target price lowered by equities researchers at Royal Bank of Canada from GBX 165 ($2.15) to GBX 130 ($1.69) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday. The firm currently has a “sector perform” rating on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada’s price target indicates a potential […]

Imperial Brands (IMB) Coverage Initiated at Morgan Stanley

Stock analysts at Morgan Stanley initiated coverage on shares of Imperial Brands (LON:IMB) in a research note issued on Tuesday. The brokerage set an “underweight” rating and a GBX 2,755 ($35.89) price target on the stock. Morgan Stanley’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 6.82% from the company’s previous close. Other analysts have […]

Jefferies Financial Group Reiterates Buy Rating for Northgate (NTG)

Northgate (LON:NTG)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by Jefferies Financial Group in a research report issued on Tuesday. They presently have a GBX 600 ($7.82) price target on the stock. Jefferies Financial Group’s target price points to a potential upside of 44.77% from the company’s previous close. Other equities analysts have also recently issued […]

Petra Diamonds (PDL) Receives “Buy” Rating from Citigroup

Petra Diamonds (LON:PDL)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Citigroup in a research note issued on Tuesday. They presently have a GBX 70 ($0.91) target price on the stock. Citigroup’s target price suggests a potential upside of 84.21% from the company’s previous close. A number of other research analysts have also […]

SDL (SDL) PT Raised to GBX 550

SDL (LON:SDL) had its target price increased by stock analysts at Canaccord Genuity from GBX 520 ($6.77) to GBX 550 ($7.16) in a report issued on Tuesday. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Canaccord Genuity’s price target suggests a potential upside of 21.55% from the stock’s previous close. Several other equities […]

Tesco (TSCO) Price Target Raised to GBX 280 at Jefferies Financial Group

Tesco (LON:TSCO) had its price objective upped by analysts at Jefferies Financial Group from GBX 260 ($3.39) to GBX 280 ($3.65) in a note issued to investors on Tuesday. The firm presently has a “buy” rating on the retailer’s stock. Jefferies Financial Group’s price target points to a potential upside of 18.80% from the stock’s […]

Saga’s (SAGA) Buy Rating Reiterated at Peel Hunt

Saga (LON:SAGA)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at Peel Hunt in a research note issued on Thursday. Separately, Numis Securities reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Saga in a report on Thursday, June 21st. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have assigned a […]

Canaccord Genuity Increases J D Wetherspoon (JDW) Price Target to GBX 1,360

J D Wetherspoon (LON:JDW) had its target price raised by Canaccord Genuity from GBX 1,300 ($16.93) to GBX 1,360 ($17.72) in a research note published on Monday morning. The firm currently has a hold rating on the stock. Other analysts have also issued research reports about the company. Peel Hunt reiterated an add rating on […]

Tesco’s (TSCO) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Berenberg Bank

Berenberg Bank restated their buy rating on shares of Tesco (LON:TSCO) in a research report sent to investors on Monday. The firm currently has a GBX 295 ($3.84) price target on the retailer’s stock. Other analysts have also issued research reports about the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an overweight rating on shares of […]

Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Kier Group (KIE)

Kier Group (LON:KIE)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reissued by stock analysts at Peel Hunt in a research note issued on Thursday. KIE has been the subject of a number of other reports. Liberum Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Kier Group in a report on Friday, September 14th. Numis Securities reissued a […]

FinnCap Reaffirms Corporate Rating for Armadale Capital (ACP)

Armadale Capital (LON:ACP)‘s stock had its “corporate” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at FinnCap in a research note issued on Thursday. ACP stock opened at GBX 1.45 ($0.02) on Thursday. Armadale Capital has a twelve month low of GBX 1 ($0.01) and a twelve month high of GBX 2.67 ($0.03). Armadale Capital Company Profile Armadale […]

British American Tobacco Plc Ads (BATS) Given a GBX 4,850 Price Target at Berenberg Bank

British American Tobacco Plc Ads (LON:BATS) received a GBX 4,850 ($63.18) price objective from analysts at Berenberg Bank in a report issued on Thursday. The brokerage currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Berenberg Bank’s price objective suggests a potential upside of 36.24% from the stock’s current price. BATS has been the subject of […]

Restore (RST) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Restore (LON:RST) in a report published on Monday morning. Separately, Peel Hunt reaffirmed an add rating on shares of Restore in a research note on Wednesday, June 13th. Shares of Restore stock opened at GBX 477 ($6.21) on Monday. Restore has a one year low of […]

Cybg (CYBG) Downgraded by Berenberg Bank

Berenberg Bank cut shares of Cybg (LON:CYBG) to a hold rating in a report issued on Monday morning. The brokerage currently has GBX 350 ($4.56) target price on the stock. A number of other analysts have also recently commented on the company. Shore Capital reiterated a hold rating on shares of Cybg in a research […]

Tri-star Resources’ (TSTR) “Corporate” Rating Reiterated at FinnCap

FinnCap reaffirmed their corporate rating on shares of Tri-star Resources (LON:TSTR) in a report published on Monday morning. LON:TSTR opened at GBX 45.50 ($0.59) on Monday. Tri-star Resources has a one year low of GBX 0.02 ($0.00) and a one year high of GBX 0.31 ($0.00). About Tri-star Resources Tri-Star Resources Plc engages in the […]

Peel Hunt Reaffirms “Buy” Rating for Greene King (GNK)

Peel Hunt reaffirmed their buy rating on shares of Greene King (LON:GNK) in a research note published on Monday. Several other analysts have also issued reports on GNK. Canaccord Genuity reiterated a hold rating and set a GBX 520 ($6.77) price objective on shares of Greene King in a report on Thursday, June 28th. Liberum […]

Hummingbird Resources (HUM) Earns “Buy” Rating from Canaccord Genuity

Hummingbird Resources (LON:HUM)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by Canaccord Genuity in a research note issued on Wednesday. They presently have a GBX 50 ($0.65) price objective on the stock. Canaccord Genuity’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 85.15% from the stock’s previous close. Shares of LON HUM traded down GBX 0.20 […]

Porvair (PRV) Earns Buy Rating from Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt restated their buy rating on shares of Porvair (LON:PRV) in a research report released on Tuesday. Porvair stock opened at GBX 511.30 ($6.66) on Tuesday. Porvair has a 52 week low of GBX 409.35 ($5.33) and a 52 week high of GBX 610 ($7.95). The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which was […]

Smart Metering Systems (SMS) Given Hold Rating at Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt reissued their hold rating on shares of Smart Metering Systems (LON:SMS) in a report published on Tuesday morning. SMS opened at GBX 562 ($7.32) on Tuesday. Smart Metering Systems has a 1-year low of GBX 456 ($5.94) and a 1-year high of GBX 900 ($11.72). In related news, insider Miriam Greenwood purchased 483 […]

Cyanconnode (CYAN) Receives “Corporate” Rating from FinnCap

FinnCap reiterated their corporate rating on shares of Cyanconnode (LON:CYAN) in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. CYAN opened at GBX 10.50 ($0.14) on Tuesday. Cyanconnode has a 52 week low of GBX 11 ($0.14) and a 52 week high of GBX 42 ($0.55). About Cyanconnode CyanConnode Holdings plc engages in the design, […]

Hargreaves Lansdown (HL) Receives Sell Rating from Citigroup

Citigroup restated their sell rating on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown (LON:HL) in a research note published on Tuesday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 1,450 ($18.89) price target on the stock. HL has been the topic of several other research reports. Numis Securities reissued an add rating on shares of Hargreaves Lansdown in a research […]

Judges Scientific’s (JDG) house stock Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital

Shore Capital reaffirmed their house stock rating on shares of Judges Scientific (LON:JDG) in a research report sent to investors on Tuesday. LON:JDG opened at GBX 2,835 ($36.93) on Tuesday. Judges Scientific has a 12 month low of GBX 1,447.50 ($18.86) and a 12 month high of GBX 2,420 ($31.52). In related news, insider Charles […]

Smiths Group (SMIN) PT Raised to GBX 1,700

Smiths Group (LON:SMIN) had its price objective lifted by equities researchers at Royal Bank of Canada from GBX 1,650 ($21.49) to GBX 1,700 ($22.14) in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. The firm currently has an “outperform” rating on the stock. Royal Bank of Canada’s target price would suggest a potential upside of 9.01% […]

Alliance Pharma (APH) Rating Reiterated by Numis Securities

Alliance Pharma (LON:APH)‘s stock had its “add” rating reissued by research analysts at Numis Securities in a research report issued on Wednesday. Shares of APH stock opened at GBX 88.33 ($1.15) on Wednesday. Alliance Pharma has a 52-week low of GBX 45 ($0.59) and a 52-week high of GBX 71.43 ($0.93). About Alliance Pharma Alliance […]

Strix Group (KETL) Receives “Buy” Rating from Peel Hunt

Strix Group (LON:KETL)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Peel Hunt in a report issued on Wednesday. Separately, Shore Capital assumed coverage on Strix Group in a research report on Thursday, July 19th. They set a “buy” rating for the company. Shares of KETL opened at GBX 168 ($2.19) on […]

FinnCap Reaffirms “Corporate” Rating for ThinkSmart (TSL)

ThinkSmart (LON:TSL)‘s stock had its “corporate” rating restated by stock analysts at FinnCap in a research report issued on Wednesday. TSL stock opened at GBX 14 ($0.18) on Wednesday. About ThinkSmart ThinkSmart Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides lease and rental financing services in the United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, the United States, Australia, and internationally. […]

MJ Gleeson (GLE) Given New GBX 740 Price Target at Peel Hunt

MJ Gleeson (LON:GLE) had its price objective lifted by analysts at Peel Hunt from GBX 720 ($9.38) to GBX 740 ($9.64) in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday. The brokerage presently has a “hold” rating on the stock. Peel Hunt’s price objective would indicate a potential downside of 4.64% from the […]

Babcock International Group’s (BAB) Buy Rating Reiterated at Shore Capital

Babcock International Group (LON:BAB)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Shore Capital in a report issued on Wednesday. Several other brokerages have also recently issued reports on BAB. Liberum Capital reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Babcock International Group in a report on Monday, June 11th. Peel Hunt reaffirmed […]

Hardide’s (HDD) “Corporate” Rating Reaffirmed at FinnCap

Hardide (LON:HDD)‘s stock had its “corporate” rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at FinnCap in a research report issued on Wednesday. Shares of Hardide stock opened at GBX 1.85 ($0.02) on Wednesday. Hardide has a fifty-two week low of GBX 0.91 ($0.01) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 2.27 ($0.03). In other news, insider Tim […]

Tate & Lyle (TATE) Rating Reiterated by Citigroup

Tate & Lyle (LON:TATE)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reiterated by analysts at Citigroup in a report released on Monday. Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Kepler Capital Markets reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Tate & Lyle in a research report on Thursday, May 24th. Liberum Capital increased their […]

Surface Transforms (SCE) Rating Reiterated by FinnCap

Surface Transforms (LON:SCE)‘s stock had its “corporate” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at FinnCap in a note issued to investors on Monday. SCE stock opened at GBX 18.20 ($0.24) on Monday. Surface Transforms has a 52 week low of GBX 13.20 ($0.17) and a 52 week high of GBX 22 ($0.29). Surface Transforms Company Profile […]

Premier African Minerals (PREM) Earns “Speculative Buy” Rating from Northland Securities

Premier African Minerals (LON:PREM)‘s stock had its “speculative buy” rating restated by research analysts at Northland Securities in a report released on Monday. Separately, Northland Capital Partners reaffirmed a “speculative buy” rating on shares of Premier African Minerals in a report on Friday, August 31st. LON PREM opened at GBX 0.15 ($0.00) on Monday. About […]

Johnson Matthey (JMAT) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Berenberg Bank

Johnson Matthey (LON:JMAT)‘s stock had its “buy” rating restated by equities research analysts at Berenberg Bank in a research note issued to investors on Monday. They presently have a GBX 4,300 ($56.01) price objective on the stock. Berenberg Bank’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 21.99% from the stock’s current price. Several other […]

Spire Healthcare Group (SPI) Receives “Sell” Rating from Berenberg Bank

Spire Healthcare Group (LON:SPI)‘s stock had its “sell” rating reissued by equities research analysts at Berenberg Bank in a research note issued to investors on Tuesday. They currently have a GBX 120 ($1.56) price objective on the stock. Berenberg Bank’s price target points to a potential downside of 27.05% from the company’s current price. A […]