WH Smith Plc Given Average Rating of “Buy” by Brokerages (LON:SMWH)
Shares of WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH) have been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the twelve analysts that are presently covering the stock, AnalystRatings.NET reports. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and nine have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1-year price target among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 1,216.50 ($20.13).
Several analysts have recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Oriel Securities Ltd reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Thursday, August 21st. They now have a GBX 1,250 ($20.69) price target on the stock. Separately, analysts at Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Thursday, August 21st. They now have a GBX 1,100 ($18.20) price target on the stock. Finally, analysts at Investec reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Monday, August 18th. They now have a GBX 1,400 ($23.17) price target on the stock.
WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH) opened at 1155.00 on Monday. WH Smith Plc has a 52-week low of GBX 810.9999 and a 52-week high of GBX 1246.00. The stock has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1114. and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1107.. The company’s market cap is £1.386 billion.
WH Smith PLC is a United Kingdom-based retail company. The Company has two businesses divisions: Travel and High Street.
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