WH Smith Plc Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Investec (SMWH)
WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by stock analysts at Investec in a report issued on Monday. They currently have a GBX 1,400 ($23.40) price target on the stock. Investec’s price objective indicates a potential upside of 27.62% from the stock’s previous close.
Shares of WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH) opened at 1106.00 on Monday. WH Smith Plc has a 1-year low of GBX 794.50 and a 1-year high of GBX 1246.00. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1103. and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1100.. The company’s market cap is £1.327 billion.
Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at BNP Paribas reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Tuesday, August 12th. They now have a GBX 1,300 ($21.73) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Oriel Securities Ltd reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Tuesday, August 12th. They now have a GBX 1,250 ($20.90) price target on the stock. Finally, 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 ($20.48) price target on the stock. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the company. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 1,216.50 ($20.34).
WH Smith PLC is a United Kingdom-based retail company. The Company has two businesses divisions: Travel and High Street.
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