Intertek Group plc (ITRK) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages
Intertek Group plc (LON:ITRK) has been given an average rating of “Hold” by the nineteen ratings firms that are covering the firm. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 12 month price target among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 3,422.47 ($41.71).
ITRK has been the subject of several recent research reports. Deutsche Bank AG increased their price target on Intertek Group plc from GBX 3,100 ($37.78) to GBX 3,500 ($42.66) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, July 29th. BNP Paribas reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 3,500 ($42.66) price target on shares of Intertek Group plc in a report on Monday, August 15th. Royal Bank Of Canada downgraded Intertek Group plc to a “sector performer” rating and increased their price target for the stock from GBX 3,050 ($37.17) to GBX 3,400 ($41.44) in a report on Wednesday, July 27th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a “sell” rating on shares of Intertek Group plc in a report on Friday, July 22nd. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 4,010 ($48.87) price target on shares of Intertek Group plc in a report on Thursday, September 8th.
Intertek Group plc (LON:ITRK) traded up 0.06% during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 3570.00. 543,051 shares of the stock were exchanged. The stock’s market cap is GBX 5.74 billion. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 3,556.30 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 3,412.00. Intertek Group plc has a one year low of GBX 2,511.00 and a one year high of GBX 3,806.00.
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The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Friday, October 14th. Investors of record on Thursday, September 29th were given a dividend of GBX 19.40 ($0.24) per share. This represents a yield of 0.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, September 29th.
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