Shares of Johnson Matthey PLC (NASDAQ:JMPLY) have earned a consensus broker rating score of 2.60 (Hold) from the five brokers that cover the stock, Zacks Investment Research reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a strong sell recommendation, two have issued a hold recommendation and two have assigned a strong buy recommendation to the company. Johnson Matthey PLC’s rating score has improved by 13.3% from three months ago as a result of a number of analysts’ upgrades and downgrades.

Analysts have set a 1 year consensus price target of $85.00 for the company, according to Zacks. Zacks has also given Johnson Matthey PLC an industry rank of 33 out of 265 based on the ratings given to its competitors.

Several brokerages have issued reports on JMPLY. Barclays PLC raised shares of Johnson Matthey PLC from an “equal weight” rating to an “overweight” rating in a report on Wednesday, July 26th. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Johnson Matthey PLC from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, June 29th. Finally, UBS AG reissued a “sell” rating on shares of Johnson Matthey PLC in a report on Friday, May 19th.

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Shares of Johnson Matthey PLC (JMPLY) remained flat at $75.35 during trading on Friday. The company has a 50 day moving average of $75.52 and a 200-day moving average of $77.84. The firm has a market capitalization of $7.23 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 14.47. Johnson Matthey PLC has a 1-year low of $71.57 and a 1-year high of $89.03.

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