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Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN)‘s stock had its “underperform” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at RBC Capital Markets in a report released on Friday. They currently have a GBX 1,150 ($19.59) price objective on the stock. RBC Capital Markets’ target price indicates a potential downside of 11.74% from the company’s current price.

SMIN has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at RBC Capital reiterated an “underperform” rating on shares of Smiths Group plc in a research note on Friday. They now have a GBX 1,150 ($19.59) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Societe Generale reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Smiths Group plc in a research note on Tuesday. They now have a GBX 1,200 ($20.44) price target on the stock. Seven investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have assigned a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. Smiths Group plc currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 1,343.47 ($22.88).

Smiths Group plc (LON:SMIN) traded up 0.46% on Friday, hitting GBX 1303.00. 294,448 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Smiths Group plc has a one year low of GBX 1217.00 and a one year high of GBX 1535.00. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1305. and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1355.06. The company’s market cap is £5.136 billion.

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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