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Shares of Pentair plc. Ordinary Share (NYSE:PNR) have earned an average rating of “Hold” from the seventeen brokerages that are covering the stock, StockRatingsNetwork.com reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have issued a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year target price among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is $80.07.

Pentair plc. Ordinary Share (NYSE:PNR) opened at 69.55 on Friday. Pentair plc. Ordinary Share has a 1-year low of $59.89 and a 1-year high of $83.37. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $69.63 and a 200-day moving average of $75.0. The company has a market cap of $13.393 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 22.96.

Pentair plc. Ordinary Share (NYSE:PNR) last issued its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, July 31st. The company reported $1.04 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the analysts’ consensus estimate of $1.03 by $0.01. The company had revenue of $1.91 billion for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.93 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $0.92 earnings per share. Pentair plc. Ordinary Share’s revenue was down 2.7% compared to the same quarter last year. On average, analysts predict that Pentair plc. Ordinary Share will post $3.68 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.

Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Jefferies Group reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Pentair plc. Ordinary Share in a research note on Friday, August 1st. They now have a $83.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $94.00. Separately, analysts at Zacks reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Pentair plc. Ordinary Share in a research note on Friday, August 1st. They now have a $67.00 price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Bank of America downgraded shares of Pentair plc. Ordinary Share from a “neutral” rating to an “underperform” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 31st.

Pentair, Inc (NYSE:PNR) is a focused diversified industrial manufacturing company.

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