WH Smith Plc (SMWH) Receives Neutral Rating from Haitong Bank
WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating restated by Haitong Bank in a research note issued on Thursday. They currently have a GBX 1,680 ($20.79) price target on the stock. Haitong Bank’s price objective would suggest a potential upside of 10.16% from the stock’s current price.
Several other research firms also recently weighed in on SMWH. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “overweight” rating on shares of WH Smith Plc in a research report on Thursday, August 25th. Barclays PLC reissued 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. Liberum Capital reissued 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. Investec dropped their target price on shares of WH Smith Plc from GBX 1,820 ($22.52) to GBX 1,550 ($19.18) and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, August 24th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada reissued 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 equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the stock. WH Smith Plc has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 1,698.21 ($21.02).
WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH) opened at 1585.00 on Thursday. The stock 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 cap is GBX 1.81 billion. WH Smith Plc has a 52 week low of GBX 1,174.00 and a 52 week 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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