Shares of Whitbread plc (LON:WTB) have been assigned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the eighteen ratings firms that are covering the company, MarketBeat reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price target among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 4,224.64 ($54.84).

WTB has been the subject of several analyst reports. Barclays PLC reiterated an “equal weight” rating and set a GBX 3,925 ($50.95) price objective on shares of Whitbread plc in a research report on Thursday, August 3rd. Liberum Capital initiated coverage on Whitbread plc in a research report on Wednesday, July 5th. They set a “hold” rating and a GBX 4,150 ($53.88) price objective for the company. Morgan Stanley reiterated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 4,700 ($61.02) price objective on shares of Whitbread plc in a research report on Monday, July 3rd. Credit Suisse Group AG reiterated an “outperform” rating and set a GBX 4,870 ($63.22) price objective on shares of Whitbread plc in a research report on Monday, July 3rd. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co reiterated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 4,000 ($51.93) price objective on shares of Whitbread plc in a research report on Wednesday, June 28th.

Whitbread plc (LON WTB) traded up 0.10% during mid-day trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 3856.00. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 260,016 shares. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 7.03 billion. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 3,885.42 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 3,976.56. Whitbread plc has a 12 month low of GBX 3,365.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 4,333.00.

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Whitbread plc Company Profile

Whitbread PLC is a hospitality company. The Company operates hotels, coffee shops and restaurants. The Company operates in two segments: Hotels & Restaurants, and Costa. The Hotels & Restaurants segment provides services in relation to accommodation and food. The Costa segment consists of operations of its branded, owned and franchised coffee outlets.

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