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Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by Investec in a research note issued on Friday.

Shares of Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN) opened at 1304.00 on Friday. Smiths Group plc has a one year low of GBX 1217.00 and a one year high of GBX 1535.00. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 1287. and its 200-day moving average is GBX 1374.. The company’s market cap is £5.140 billion.

A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on SMIN. Analysts at Credit Suisse cut their price target on shares of Smiths Group plc from GBX 1,460 ($24.56) to GBX 1,440 ($24.22) in a research note on Friday. They now have an “outperform” rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Smiths Group plc in a research note on Friday. They now have a GBX 1,300 ($21.87) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Numis Securities Ltd upgraded shares of Smiths Group plc to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday. They now have a GBX 1,235 ($20.77) price target on the stock. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,346.72 ($22.65).

Smiths Group plc is a technology company. It has five divisions: Smiths Detection, Smiths Medical, John Crane, Smiths Interconnect and Flex-Tek.

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