Bank of America Corp. Reiterates Buy Rating for Hays plc (HAS)
Hays plc (LON:HAS)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Bank of America Corp. in a research note issued to investors on Friday, Stock Ratings Network reports. They currently have a GBX 135 ($2.17) target price on the stock. Bank of America Corp.’s target price suggests a potential upside of 14.31% from the company’s current price.
Hays plc (LON:HAS) traded up 2.96% during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting GBX 121.60. The stock had a trading volume of 5,795,706 shares. Hays plc has a one year low of GBX 74.928 and a one year high of GBX 119.50. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 106.9 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 97.96. The company’s market cap is £1.699 billion.
Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at Investec reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Hays plc in a research note to investors on Thursday. They now have a GBX 140 ($2.25) price target on the stock, up previously from GBX 106 ($1.70). Separately, analysts at Deutsche Bank reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Hays plc in a research note to investors on Thursday. They now have a GBX 105 ($1.68) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Panmure Gordon reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Hays plc in a research note to investors on Thursday. They now have a GBX 111 ($1.78) price target on the stock. Eight equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and thirteen have issued a buy rating to the company. Hays plc currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average price target of GBX 123.05 ($1.97).
Hays plc is a United Kingdom-based recruitment group engaged in the provision of specialist recruitment activities.
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