Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM) had its price target boosted by equities researchers at Royal Bank Of Canada from GBX 950 ($11.76) to GBX 1,020 ($12.62) in a report issued on Thursday. The firm presently has an “outperform” rating on the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada’s target price indicates a potential upside of 10.63% from the stock’s previous close.

DPLM has been the subject of a number of other research reports. Numis Securities Ltd increased their target price on shares of Diploma PLC from GBX 760 ($9.41) to GBX 800 ($9.90) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research report on Wednesday, August 31st. Jefferies Group raised their price target on shares of Diploma PLC from GBX 885 ($10.95) to GBX 970 ($12.00) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Friday, August 19th. Barclays PLC cut shares of Diploma PLC to an “equal weight” rating and raised their price target for the stock from GBX 831 ($10.28) to GBX 836 ($10.35) in a report on Wednesday, August 17th. Finally, Peel Hunt raised shares of Diploma PLC to an “add” rating and raised their price target for the stock from GBX 690 ($8.54) to GBX 900 ($11.14) in a report on Wednesday, August 31st. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 905.20 ($11.20).

Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM) traded up 1.74% on Thursday, hitting GBX 938.00. 110,220 shares of the company were exchanged. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 1.06 billion. Diploma PLC has a 52 week low of GBX 600.29 and a 52 week high of GBX 974.50. The firm’s 50 day moving average is GBX 881.44 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 811.41.

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Diploma PLC Company Profile

Diploma PLC is an international group of businesses supplying technical products and services. The Company operates in life sciences, seals and controls sectors. The Company in the life sciences sector is engaged in supplying consumables, instrumentation and related services to the healthcare and environmental industries.

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