Croda International Plc Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Brokerages (LON:CRDA)
Shares of Croda International Plc (LON:CRDA) have earned an average rating of “Hold” from the seventeen brokerages that are presently covering the company, Analyst Ratings News reports. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 2,571.06 ($43.76).
Shares of Croda International Plc (LON:CRDA) traded up 2.75% on Thursday, hitting GBX 2164.00. The stock had a trading volume of 463,354 shares. Croda International Plc has a 1-year low of GBX 2147.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 2761.00. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 2504.42 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 2469.61. The company’s market cap is £2.915 billion.
Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at BNP Paribas reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Croda International Plc in a research note on Thursday. They now have a GBX 2,820 ($47.99) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at HSBC reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of Croda International Plc in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a GBX 2,600 ($44.25) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Canaccord Genuity cut their price target on shares of Croda International Plc from GBX 2,030 ($34.55) to GBX 1,950 ($33.19) in a research note on Wednesday. They now have a “sell” rating on the stock.
Croda International Plc is a marketing and technology company that produces and sells speciality chemicals.
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