Hays plc Given New GBX 135 Price Target at Bank of America Corp. (HAS)
Stock analysts at Bank of America Corp. raised their price objective on shares of Hays plc (LON:HAS) from GBX 115 ($1.86) to GBX 135 ($2.18) in a report issued on Wednesday, American Banking News reports. The firm currently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Bank of America Corp.’s price target points to a potential upside of 14.60% from the company’s current price.
Shares of Hays plc (LON:HAS) traded down 0.17% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 117.80. 3,838,865 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Hays plc has a one year low of GBX 74.928 and a one year high of GBX 118.80. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 106.9 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 97.96. The company’s market cap is £1.646 billion.
Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Deutsche Bank raised their price target on shares of Hays plc (LON:HAS) from GBX 90 ($1.45) to GBX 105 ($1.69) in a research note to investors on Tuesday. They now have a “hold” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Credit Suisse raised their price target on shares of Hays plc (LON:HAS) from GBX 110 ($1.77) to GBX 135 ($2.18) in a research note to investors on Monday. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. raised their price target on shares of Hays plc (LON:HAS) from GBX 132 ($2.13) to GBX 159 ($2.57) in a research note to investors on Friday, September 27th. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and thirteen have issued a buy rating to the company. Hays plc presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 116.27 ($1.88).
Hays plc is a United Kingdom-based recruitment group engaged in the provision of specialist recruitment activities.
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