Hays plc Receives Average Recommendation of “Buy” from Brokerages (LON:HAS)
Shares of Hays plc (LON:HAS) have been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the twenty-one analysts that are presently covering the company, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation, fourteen have given a buy recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month target price among brokers that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 163.11 ($2.74).
A number of analysts have recently weighed in on HAS shares. Analysts at Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Hays plc in a research note on Friday. They now have a GBX 170 ($2.85) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at RBC Capital reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Hays plc in a research note on Tuesday. They now have a GBX 140 ($2.35) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Hays plc in a research note on Friday, August 1st. They now have a GBX 184 ($3.09) price target on the stock.
Hays plc (LON:HAS) opened at 125.60 on Tuesday. Hays plc has a 52-week low of GBX 99.95 and a 52-week high of GBX 157.50. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 128.7 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 140.3. The company’s market cap is £1.761 billion.
Hays plc is a United Kingdom-based recruitment group engaged in the provision of specialist recruitment activities.
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