Croda International Plc Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages (LON:CRDA)
Shares of Croda International Plc (LON:CRDA) have received an average rating of “Hold” from the seventeen ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, Analyst Ratings Network reports. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have given a hold recommendation and nine have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year target price among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 2,435.18 ($40.85).
Shares of Croda International Plc (LON:CRDA) opened at 2123.00 on Thursday. Croda International Plc has a 52-week low of GBX 2076.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 2761.00. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 2197. and its 200-day moving average is GBX 2423.40. The company’s market cap is £2.877 billion.
The company also recently declared a dividend, which is scheduled for Tuesday, September 30th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, August 27th will be given a dividend of GBX 29.50 ($0.49) per share. This represents a yield of 1.36%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, August 27th.
A number of research firms have recently commented on CRDA. Analysts at Liberum Capital reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Croda International Plc in a research note on Monday, August 4th. They now have a GBX 2,000 ($33.55) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Canaccord Genuity reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of Croda International Plc in a research note on Thursday, July 31st. They now have a GBX 1,950 ($32.71) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at BNP Paribas reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Croda International Plc in a research note on Wednesday, July 23rd. They now have a GBX 2,820 ($47.31) price target on the stock.
Croda International Plc is a marketing and technology company that produces and sells speciality chemicals.
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