WH Smith Plc Receives “Buy” Rating from Oriel Securities Ltd (SMWH)
WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Oriel Securities Ltd in a report issued on Tuesday. They currently have a GBX 1,250 ($20.97) price objective on the stock. Oriel Securities Ltd’s target price indicates a potential upside of 15.42% from the stock’s previous close.
Shares of WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH) opened at 1096.00 on Tuesday. WH Smith Plc has a 52 week low of GBX 791.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 1246.00. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 1100. and its 200-day moving average is GBX 1099.. The company’s market cap is £1.315 billion.
Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Tuesday, June 17th. They now have a GBX 1,225 ($20.55) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Thursday, June 12th. They now have a GBX 1,285 ($21.56) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Investec reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Wednesday, June 11th. They now have a GBX 1,400 ($23.49) price target on the stock. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 1,199.50 ($20.12).
WH Smith PLC is a United Kingdom-based retail company. The Company has two businesses divisions: Travel and High Street.
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