WH Smith Plc (SMWH) Rating Reiterated by Investec
WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reissued by research analysts at Investec in a note issued to investors on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 1,550 ($19.18) price objective on the stock. Investec’s target price suggests a potential upside of 1.64% from the company’s previous close.
Several other research firms have also commented on SMWH. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed an “overweight” rating on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research note on Thursday, August 25th. Barclays PLC reiterated an “equal weight” rating and set a GBX 1,870 ($23.14) target price on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research report on Thursday, August 25th. Haitong Bank reiterated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 1,680 ($20.79) target price on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research report on Wednesday, August 24th. Liberum Capital reiterated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 1,700 ($21.04) target price on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research report on Wednesday, August 24th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a GBX 2,000 ($24.75) target price on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research report on Tuesday, October 4th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the company. WH Smith Plc has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,698.21 ($21.02).
WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH) opened at 1580.00 on Thursday. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1,550.59 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 1,624.10. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 1.80 billion. WH Smith Plc has a one year low of GBX 1,174.00 and a one year high of GBX 1,893.00.
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WH Smith Plc Company Profile
WH Smith PLC is a United Kingdom-based retail company. The Company operates through two divisions, namely, High Street and Travel. The Company’s Travel business sells its products to cater for people on the move or in need of a convenience offer. Its Travel business operates from around 740 units, including in airports, railway stations, motorway service areas, hospitals and workplaces.
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