Bodycote PLC (LON:BOY)‘s stock had its “neutral” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at J P Morgan Chase & Co in a report issued on Monday.

Several other research firms also recently weighed in on BOY. Liberum Capital lifted their target price on shares of Bodycote PLC from GBX 660 ($8.60) to GBX 910 ($11.86) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 12th. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 880 ($11.46) target price on shares of Bodycote PLC in a research report on Wednesday, May 3rd. HSBC Holdings plc lifted their target price on shares of Bodycote PLC from GBX 675 ($8.79) to GBX 850 ($11.07) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, April 6th. Peel Hunt lifted their target price on shares of Bodycote PLC from GBX 740 ($9.64) to GBX 900 ($11.72) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 5th. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd restated an “add” rating and set a GBX 850 ($11.07) price target on shares of Bodycote PLC in a report on Thursday, May 18th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating and eleven have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 762.33 ($9.93).

Shares of Bodycote PLC (LON BOY) traded up 0.24% during trading on Monday, hitting GBX 847.00. 541,897 shares of the company traded hands. The stock’s market cap is GBX 1.61 billion. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 774.23 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 759.78. Bodycote PLC has a one year low of GBX 553.00 and a one year high of GBX 850.50.

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About Bodycote PLC

Bodycote plc is a provider of thermal processing services. The Company has six operating segments, split between Aerospace, Defense and Energy (ADE) and Automotive and General Industrial (AGI) business areas: ADE-Western Europe; ADE-North America; ADE-Emerging markets; AGI-Western Europe; AGI-North America, and AGI-Emerging markets.

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