Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB) received a GBX 7,800 ($101.62) target price from equities research analysts at Kepler Capital Markets in a report issued on Wednesday. The brokerage currently has a “neutral” rating on the stock. Kepler Capital Markets’ target price suggests a potential upside of 3.54% from the stock’s previous close.

Several other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the company. Jefferies Group LLC restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 8,000 ($104.22) target price on shares of Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc in a research note on Friday, April 28th. J P Morgan Chase & Co boosted their target price on Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc from GBX 6,750 ($87.94) to GBX 7,250 ($94.45) and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, May 8th. Societe Generale set a GBX 8,900 ($115.95) target price on Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 22nd. Citigroup Inc. restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 9,100 ($118.55) target price on shares of Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc in a research note on Tuesday, June 6th. Finally, Barclays PLC dropped their price objective on Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc from GBX 7,230 ($94.19) to GBX 7,100 ($92.50) and set an “equal weight” rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, April 26th. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, fourteen have issued a hold rating and eleven have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 8,147.50 ($106.14).

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON RB) traded up 0.27% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 7553.00. 629,845 shares of the stock were exchanged. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 52.88 billion. Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc has a 12-month low of GBX 6,496.00 and a 12-month high of GBX 8,110.43. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 7,846.38 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 7,397.14.

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In other Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc news, insider Rakesh Kapoor sold 58,094 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, May 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 7,150 ($93.15), for a total transaction of £4,153,721 ($5,411,309.28). Also, insider Adrian Bellamy purchased 554 shares of the stock in a transaction on Friday, May 19th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 7,607 ($99.10) per share, with a total value of £42,142.78 ($54,902.01).

Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc Company Profile

Reckitt Benckiser Group plc is a manufacturer and marketer of health, hygiene and home products. The Company’s segments include ENA, DvM and Food. The ENA segment consists of Europe, Russia/Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), Israel, North America, Australia and New Zealand. The DvM segment consists of North Africa, Middle East (excluding Israel) and Turkey, Africa, South Asia, North Asia, Latin America, Japan, Korea and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).

Analyst Recommendations for Reckitt Benckiser Group Plc (LON:RB)

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