Shares of Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO) have received a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the eighteen research firms that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Nine equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eight have given a hold recommendation and one has assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month price objective among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 719.17 ($9.34).

Several research analysts have issued reports on ANTO shares. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 800 ($10.39) price objective on shares of Antofagasta plc in a report on Friday, May 5th. Macquarie reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 850 ($11.03) price objective on shares of Antofagasta plc in a report on Monday, June 19th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) reaffirmed a “sell” rating and set a GBX 650 ($8.44) price objective on shares of Antofagasta plc in a report on Monday, July 24th. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 875 ($11.36) price objective on shares of Antofagasta plc in a report on Friday, July 28th. Finally, J P Morgan Chase & Co upped their price objective on Antofagasta plc from GBX 680 ($8.83) to GBX 740 ($9.61) and gave the stock an “underweight” rating in a report on Monday, June 5th.

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Shares of Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO) traded down 0.58% during midday trading on Friday, reaching GBX 939.00. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,762,322 shares. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 891.11 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 834.45. Antofagasta plc has a 12 month low of GBX 473.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 966.00. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 9.26 billion.

About Antofagasta plc

Antofagasta plc is a copper mining company. The Company is engaged in by-product production and has interests in transport. The Company’s segments include Los Pelambres, Centinela, Michilla, Antucoya, Zaldivar, Exploration and evaluation, Railway and other transport services, Mining, Water concession, and Corporate and other items.

Analyst Recommendations for Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO)

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