Luxfer Holdings PLC (NYSE:LXFR) was upgraded by analysts at BidaskClub from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note issued on Wednesday.

Several other analysts have also issued reports on LXFR. Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Luxfer Holdings PLC from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating and set a $14.00 price target on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, May 10th. TheStreet upgraded shares of Luxfer Holdings PLC from a “c+” rating to a “b” rating in a research report on Wednesday, May 17th. Finally, ValuEngine lowered shares of Luxfer Holdings PLC from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research report on Friday, June 2nd.

Shares of Luxfer Holdings PLC (LXFR) traded up 0.127% during trading on Wednesday, reaching $11.785. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 625 shares. The firm has a market capitalization of $311.11 million, a P/E ratio of 20.008 and a beta of 0.82. Luxfer Holdings PLC has a 52 week low of $9.28 and a 52 week high of $13.49. The company has a 50 day moving average price of $12.44 and a 200 day moving average price of $12.06.

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A number of hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of LXFR. Nationwide Fund Advisors raised its stake in Luxfer Holdings PLC by 152.2% in the first quarter. Nationwide Fund Advisors now owns 30,300 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $368,000 after buying an additional 18,285 shares in the last quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN raised its stake in Luxfer Holdings PLC by 0.5% in the first quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 189,160 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $2,300,000 after buying an additional 999 shares in the last quarter. Renaissance Group LLC raised its stake in Luxfer Holdings PLC by 8.2% in the first quarter. Renaissance Group LLC now owns 27,942 shares of the industrial products company’s stock valued at $340,000 after buying an additional 2,107 shares in the last quarter. Karp Capital Management Corp bought a new stake in Luxfer Holdings PLC during the first quarter valued at about $140,000. Finally, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC bought a new stake in Luxfer Holdings PLC during the first quarter valued at about $174,000.

About Luxfer Holdings PLC

Luxfer Holdings PLC is a holding company. The Company is a materials technology company specializing in the design, manufacture and supply of materials, components and gas-containment devices for healthcare, environmental, protection and specialty end-markets. It operates through two divisions: Elektron and Gas Cylinders.

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