Centrica PLC (NASDAQ:CPYYY) has earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the nine research firms that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat.com reports. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, one has given a hold recommendation and three have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1-year target price among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is $12.00.

Several equities analysts have commented on the company. Zacks Investment Research downgraded Centrica PLC from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Wednesday, June 14th. HSBC Holdings plc upgraded Centrica PLC from a “reduce” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, June 22nd. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co downgraded Centrica PLC from an “overweight” rating to an “underweight” rating in a report on Thursday, May 11th.

Centrica PLC (NASDAQ:CPYYY) traded down 0.85% during midday trading on Friday, reaching $10.50. 3,084 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Centrica PLC has a 52 week low of $9.74 and a 52 week high of $12.94.

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Centrica PLC Company Profile

Centrica plc is an energy and services company. The Company’s segments include Energy Supply & Services-UK & Ireland, Energy Supply & Services-North America, Connected Home, Distributed Energy & Power, Energy Marketing & Trading, Exploration & Production, Central Power Generation and Centrica Storage.

Analyst Recommendations for Centrica PLC (NASDAQ:CPYYY)

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