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Spectris plc (LON:SXS)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at JPMorgan Chase & Co. in a research report issued on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 2,500 ($41.91) price target on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s target price points to a potential upside of 8.27% from the stock’s previous close.

Spectris plc (LON:SXS) traded up 0.86% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting GBX 2340.00. The stock had a trading volume of 151,009 shares. Spectris plc has a 52-week low of GBX 1831.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 2572.00. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 2265. and its 200-day moving average is GBX 2346.. The company’s market cap is £2.777 billion.

Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at Investec reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Spectris plc in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a GBX 2,775 ($46.52) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at N+1 Singer reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Spectris plc in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a GBX 2,300 ($38.56) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Credit Suisse upgraded shares of Spectris plc to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, May 30th. They now have a GBX 125 ($2.10) price target on the stock, up previously from GBX 100 ($1.68). One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating, eight have given a buy rating and one has given a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 2,443.08 ($40.96).

Spectris plc designs, develops and markets instrumentation and controls. It operates in four segments: Materials Analysis provides products that enable customers to assess structure, composition, quantity and quality of particles and materials, during their research and development (LON:SXS) process; Test and Measurement supplies test, measurement and analysis equipment and software for product design optimization, manufacturing control and environmental monitoring systems; In-line Instrumentation provides process analytical measurement, asset monitoring and on-line controls for both primary processing and the converting industries, and Industrial Controls provides products and solutions that monitor, control, inform, track and trace during the production process.

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