Hays plc Given Buy Rating at Jefferies Group (HAS)
Hays plc (LON:HAS)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities research analysts at Jefferies Group in a research note issued to investors on Thursday, AnalystRatings.NET reports. They currently have a GBX 120 ($1.93) price target on the stock. Jefferies Group’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 3.81% from the company’s current price.
Shares of Hays plc (LON:HAS) opened at 117.90 on Thursday. Hays plc has a 1-year low of GBX 74.928 and a 1-year high of GBX 119.50. 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 £1.648 billion.
Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Bank of America Corp. raised their price target on shares of Hays plc from GBX 115 ($1.85) to GBX 135 ($2.17) in a research note to investors on Wednesday, October 2nd. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Deutsche Bank raised their price target on shares of Hays plc from GBX 90 ($1.44) to GBX 105 ($1.68) in a research note to investors on Tuesday, October 1st. They now have a “hold” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Credit Suisse raised their price target on shares of Hays plc from GBX 110 ($1.76) to GBX 135 ($2.17) in a research note to investors on Monday, September 30th. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock. Eight equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and thirteen have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 117.82 ($1.89).
Hays plc is a United Kingdom-based recruitment group engaged in the provision of specialist recruitment activities.
Get Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades via Email - Stay on top of analysts' coverage with Analyst Ratings Network's FREE daily email newsletter that provides a concise list of analysts' upgrades and downgrades. Click here to register now.