SDL plc (LON:SDL) has been assigned an average rating of “Hold” from the six brokerages that are covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating on the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokers that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 544.60 ($7.03).

Several equities analysts recently commented on the company. Citigroup Inc. downgraded SDL plc to a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 670 ($8.65) target price for the company. in a research report on Tuesday, July 25th. Canaccord Genuity downgraded SDL plc to a “hold” rating and raised their target price for the stock from GBX 565 ($7.30) to GBX 660 ($8.52) in a research report on Wednesday, June 7th. Finally, Peel Hunt assumed coverage on SDL plc in a research report on Thursday, August 17th. They set a “buy” rating and a GBX 610 ($7.88) target price for the company.

SDL plc (LON:SDL) opened at 457.25 on Monday. The company’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 507.35 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 563.92. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 373.57 million. SDL plc has a 52 week low of GBX 412.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 674.50.

SDL plc (LON:SDL) last posted its earnings results on Tuesday, August 1st. The company reported $0.05 EPS for the quarter. SDL plc had a return on equity of 4.24% and a net margin of 2.66%. On average, equities analysts forecast that SDL plc will post $27.59 EPS for the current fiscal year.

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In other SDL plc news, insider Adolfo Hernandez purchased 20,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, August 2nd. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 496 ($6.41) per share, with a total value of £99,200 ($128,115.72).

SDL plc Company Profile

SDL plc specializes in language translation technology, services and content management. The Company operates through four segments: Language Services, which is engaged in the provision of a translation service for customer’s multilingual content in multiple languages; Language Technology, which includes the sale of enterprise, desktop and statistical machine translation technologies together with associated consultancy and services; Global Content Technologies, which is content management and knowledge management technologies together with associated consultancy services, and Non-Core Businesses, which includes the sale of campaign management, social media monitoring and marketing analytic.

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