WH Smith Plc’s Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Oriel Securities Ltd (SMWH)
WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by Oriel Securities Ltd in a research note issued on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 1,250 ($20.90) price objective on the stock. Oriel Securities Ltd’s price target would indicate a potential upside of 11.61% from the stock’s previous close.
Shares of WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH) opened at 1112.00 on Thursday. WH Smith Plc has a 52 week low of GBX 806.4999 and a 52 week high of GBX 1246.00. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1108. and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1103.. The company’s market cap is £1.334 billion.
A number of other firms have also recently commented on SMWH. Analysts at Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Thursday. They now have a GBX 1,100 ($18.39) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Investec reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Monday. They now have a GBX 1,400 ($23.40) price target on the stock. Finally, 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. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and nine have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average 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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