Essilor International SA (EPA:EI) has been given an average rating of “Hold” by the eleven ratings firms that are presently covering the company. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company. The average 1 year price target among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is €118.55 ($131.72).

Several research analysts recently commented on the company. Societe Generale set a €118.00 ($131.11) price target on Essilor International SA and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Morgan Stanley set a €117.00 ($130.00) price target on Essilor International SA and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. set a €112.00 ($124.44) target price on Essilor International SA and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 2nd. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a €85.00 ($94.44) target price on Essilor International SA and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Tuesday, August 2nd. Finally, BNP Paribas set a €110.00 ($122.22) target price on Essilor International SA and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Monday, August 1st.

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Essilor International SA (EPA:EI) traded up 0.39% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, hitting €115.50. The company had a trading volume of 382,192 shares. The firm has a market capitalization of €24.86 billion and a PE ratio of 31.90. The company has a 50 day moving average of €114.28 and a 200 day moving average of €114.13. Essilor International SA has a 1-year low of €102.10 and a 1-year high of €125.15.

About Essilor International SA

Essilor International Compagnie Generale D’Optique SA is an ophthalmic optics company. The Company designs, manufactures and markets a range of lenses to improve and protect eyesight. It also develops and markets equipment for prescription laboratories, and instruments and services for eye care professionals.

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