London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LON:LSE) has been given a GBX 4,000 ($52.23) price objective by Royal Bank Of Canada in a report released on Friday. The brokerage presently has a “buy” rating on the stock. Royal Bank Of Canada’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 5.65% from the stock’s previous close.

A number of other research analysts also recently issued reports on LSE. Credit Suisse Group AG reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 3,100 ($40.48) price target on shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc in a report on Monday, March 27th. BNP Paribas reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 3,400 ($44.40) price target on shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc in a report on Tuesday, March 28th. Barclays PLC reiterated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 3,600 ($47.01) price target on shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc in a report on Thursday, March 30th. J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 3,300 ($43.09) price target on shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc in a report on Tuesday, April 25th. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 2,800 ($36.56) target price on shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc in a research note on Wednesday, April 26th. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 3,593.69 ($46.93).

London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LON LSE) traded up 0.40% during midday trading on Friday, reaching GBX 3786.00. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 649,166 shares. London Stock Exchange Group Plc has a 12-month low of GBX 2,610.00 and a 12-month high of GBX 3,809.00. The company’s market cap is GBX 13.25 billion. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 3,648.29 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 3,292.76.

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In related news, insider Xavier Rolet sold 53,500 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Tuesday, May 2nd. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 3,382 ($44.16), for a total value of £1,809,370 ($2,362,718.73).

London Stock Exchange Group Plc Company Profile

London Stock Exchange Group plc is a diversified global financial markets infrastructure business that operates with an Open Access model. The Company is organized into operating units based on its service lines and has six segments: Capital Markets, Post Trade Services-CC&G and Monte Titoli, Post Trade Services-LCH, Information Services, Technology Services and Other.

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