Hays plc Receives “Outperform” Rating from Credit Suisse (HAS)
Hays plc (LON:HAS)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating restated by stock analysts at Credit Suisse in a report issued on Friday, Analyst Ratings Network reports. They currently have a GBX 135 ($2.17) price objective on the stock. Credit Suisse’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 14.31% from the company’s current price.
Hays plc (LON:HAS) traded up 3.13% on Friday, hitting GBX 121.80. 5,095,190 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Hays plc has a 52-week low of GBX 74.928 and a 52-week 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 £1.702 billion.
Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Hays plc in a research note to investors on Friday. They now have a GBX 184 ($2.95) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. raised their price target on shares of Hays plc from GBX 102 ($1.64) to GBX 118 ($1.89) in a research note to investors on Friday. They now have a “neutral” rating on the stock. Finally, analysts at Bank of America Corp. reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Hays plc in a research note to investors on Friday. They now have a GBX 135 ($2.17) 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’s stock. Hays plc presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price 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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