Shares of Essilor International SA (EPA:EI) have been given an average rating of “Buy” by the fourteen research firms that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and ten have issued a buy rating on the company. The average 1-year target price among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is €124.00 ($145.88).

A number of research firms have recently commented on EI. Jefferies Group LLC set a €132.00 ($155.29) price objective on Essilor International SA and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday. Deutsche Bank AG set a €140.00 ($164.71) price objective on Essilor International SA and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Monday, July 31st. J P Morgan Chase & Co set a €105.00 ($123.53) price objective on Essilor International SA and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, July 31st. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) set a €109.00 ($128.24) price objective on Essilor International SA and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, July 31st. Finally, UBS Group AG set a €139.00 ($163.53) price objective on Essilor International SA and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, July 28th.

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Shares of Essilor International SA (EPA EI) opened at 104.90 on Friday. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of €112.39 and a 200 day moving average price of €113.58. The firm has a market cap of €22.71 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 29.47. Essilor International SA has a 12-month low of €93.41 and a 12-month high of €122.15.

Essilor International SA Company Profile

Essilor International SA, formerly Essilor International Compagnie Generale D’Optique SA, is a France-based ophthalmic optics company. The Company designs, manufactures and markets a range of lenses to improve and protect eyesight. It also develops and markets equipment for prescription laboratories and instruments, and services for eye care professionals.

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