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Smith & Nephew plc (NYSE:SNN)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by stock analysts at Jefferies Group in a report issued on Monday.

Shares of Smith & Nephew plc (NYSE:SNN) traded up 0.10% during mid-day trading on Monday, hitting $89.50. The stock had a trading volume of 138,154 shares. Smith & Nephew plc has a one year low of $57.99 and a one year high of $100.90. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $89.2 and its 200-day moving average is $80.81. The company has a market cap of $16.003 billion and a P/E ratio of 30.78.

Smith & Nephew plc (NYSE:SNN) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Friday, August 1st. The company reported $1.02 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.94 by $0.08. On average, analysts predict that Smith & Nephew plc will post $4.14 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

SNN has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports. Analysts at Credit Suisse reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Smith & Nephew plc in a research note on Monday. Separately, analysts at Berenberg Bank reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Smith & Nephew plc in a research note on Monday. Finally, analysts at Beaufort Securities downgraded shares of Smith & Nephew plc to a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday. Eight analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. Smith & Nephew plc currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $97.00.

Smith & Nephew plc is a global medical devices business operating in the markets for orthopaedic reconstruction and trauma, endoscopy (NYSE:SNN) and advanced wound management.

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