London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LON:LSE) had its target price increased by Numis Securities Ltd from GBX 2,800 ($36.93) to GBX 3,600 ($47.49) in a research note issued on Thursday. The brokerage presently has a “hold” rating on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s price objective suggests a potential downside of 4.48% from the company’s current price.

Other equities analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Barclays PLC set a GBX 3,700 ($48.81) price objective on shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 26th. Commerzbank Ag set a GBX 3,800 ($50.13) price objective on shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, May 31st. Royal Bank Of Canada set a GBX 4,000 ($52.76) price objective on shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, July 21st. HSBC Holdings plc restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 3,600 ($47.49) price objective on shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc in a research note on Thursday, June 29th. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co restated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 3,400 ($44.85) price objective on shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc in a research note on Wednesday, May 31st. Six investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the stock. The stock currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 3,669.08 ($48.40).

London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LON LSE) traded up 2.76% during trading on Thursday, hitting GBX 3873.00. The stock had a trading volume of 434,143 shares. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 3,717.19 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 3,345.68. London Stock Exchange Group Plc has a 12-month low of GBX 2,610.00 and a 12-month high of GBX 3,897.00. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 13.55 billion.

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About London Stock Exchange Group Plc

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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