Hunting plc (LON:HTG) has earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the eleven analysts that are presently covering the firm. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have given a hold recommendation and six have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among brokerages that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 588.73 ($7.61).

A number of brokerages have recently weighed in on HTG. Barclays PLC upgraded shares of Hunting plc to an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 650 ($8.41) price target on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, March 22nd. Numis Securities Ltd began coverage on shares of Hunting plc in a research note on Tuesday, March 21st. They set a “buy” rating and a GBX 816 ($10.55) price target on the stock. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 700 ($9.05) price target on shares of Hunting plc in a research note on Friday, February 17th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc lifted their price target on shares of Hunting plc from GBX 767.50 ($9.93) to GBX 774 ($10.01) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, April 10th. Finally, Morgan Stanley reiterated an “underweight” rating and set a GBX 470 ($6.08) price target on shares of Hunting plc in a research note on Monday, January 30th.

Hunting plc (LON:HTG) opened at 551.00 on Tuesday. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 567.68 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 562.84. Hunting plc has a 12 month low of GBX 252.75 and a 12 month high of GBX 650.00. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 897.84 million.

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About Hunting plc

Hunting PLC is an international energy services provider to upstream oil and gas companies. The Company’s segments include Well Construction, Well Completion, Well Intervention, and Exploration and Production. The Well Construction segment provides products and services used by customers during the drilling phase of oil and gas wells, along with associated equipment used by the underground construction industry for telecommunication infrastructure build-out and precision machining services for the energy, aviation and power generation sectors.

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