Shares of Diploma PLC (LON:DPLM) have been given a consensus rating of “Buy” by the six analysts that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The average 1 year target price among brokerages that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,109.17 ($14.32).

Several research analysts have commented on the company. Berenberg Bank assumed coverage on Diploma PLC in a research report on Wednesday. They issued a “buy” rating and a GBX 1,280 ($16.53) price target on the stock. Peel Hunt reaffirmed an “add” rating and issued a GBX 1,165 ($15.05) price target on shares of Diploma PLC in a research report on Wednesday, August 30th. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed an “add” rating and issued a GBX 1,190 ($15.37) price target on shares of Diploma PLC in a research report on Wednesday, August 30th.

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In other news, insider Bruce Thompson sold 175,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, June 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 1,115 ($14.40), for a total transaction of £1,951,250 ($2,520,018.08).

Diploma PLC (LON DPLM) opened at 1117.00 on Wednesday. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 1.26 billion. Diploma PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 831.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 1,187.00. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 1,060.95 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 1,084.54.

About Diploma PLC

Diploma PLC is an international group of businesses supplying specialized technical products and services. It is organized into three business sectors: Life Sciences, Seals and Controls. Life Sciences Sector businesses supply a range of consumables, instrumentation and related services to the healthcare and environmental industries.

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