Liontrust Asset Management PLC (LON:LIO) had its price objective increased by research analysts at Numis Securities Ltd from GBX 520 ($6.72) to GBX 560 ($7.23) in a research note issued to investors on Thursday. The firm presently has an “add” rating on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s target price suggests a potential upside of 12.08% from the stock’s previous close.

A number of other analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Canaccord Genuity reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 545 ($7.04) target price on shares of Liontrust Asset Management PLC in a research report on Thursday, July 6th. N+1 Singer raised their target price on Liontrust Asset Management PLC from GBX 500 ($6.46) to GBX 510 ($6.59) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 15th. Finally, Macquarie reissued a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 426 ($5.50) target price on shares of Liontrust Asset Management PLC in a research report on Friday, June 16th.

Liontrust Asset Management PLC (LIO) traded down 0.671% on Thursday, hitting GBX 499.625. The company had a trading volume of 1,721 shares. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 479.47 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 440.94. Liontrust Asset Management PLC has a one year low of GBX 299.00 and a one year high of GBX 515.00. The stock’s market capitalization is GBX 225.39 million.

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In other news, insider Adrian John Reginald Collins sold 21,988 shares of Liontrust Asset Management PLC stock in a transaction on Wednesday, June 28th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 445 ($5.75), for a total value of £97,846.60 ($126,367.82). Also, insider John Stephen Ions sold 211,157 shares of Liontrust Asset Management PLC stock in a transaction on Thursday, June 15th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 450 ($5.81), for a total value of £950,206.50 ($1,227,181.33).

About Liontrust Asset Management PLC

Liontrust Asset Management PLC (Liontrust) is a holding company. The Company is engaged in specialist fund management business. It is an investment management company that manages the United Kingdom, European, Asian and Global equities, Global credit and Multi-Assets. It offers a range of products, such as Unit Trusts, Offshore funds, Segregated Mandates and Discretionary Portfolio Management Services.

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