Spire Healthcare Group PLC (LON:SPI) issued its earnings results on Thursday. The company reported GBX 8.70 ($0.11) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Zacks’ consensus estimate of GBX 8.60 ($0.11) by GBX 0.10 ($0.00), Bloomberg Earnings reports. Spire Healthcare Group PLC had a return on equity of 3.47% and a net margin of 3.92%. The business had revenue of GBX 4,810 billion during the quarter.

Shares of Spire Healthcare Group PLC (LON SPI) opened at 255.70 on Thursday. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 332.64 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 333.99. Spire Healthcare Group PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 230.40 and a 52-week high of GBX 411.00. The stock’s market cap is GBX 1.02 billion.

A number of equities analysts have weighed in on the company. Numis Securities Ltd reissued an “add” rating and issued a GBX 350 ($4.52) target price on shares of Spire Healthcare Group PLC in a research report on Thursday. Liberum Capital reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 350 ($4.52) target price on shares of Spire Healthcare Group PLC in a research report on Thursday. Credit Suisse Group reissued an “underperform” rating on shares of Spire Healthcare Group PLC in a research report on Friday, July 21st. Berenberg Bank boosted their target price on Spire Healthcare Group PLC from GBX 360 ($4.65) to GBX 390 ($5.04) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 21st. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC boosted their target price on Spire Healthcare Group PLC from GBX 305 ($3.94) to GBX 350 ($4.52) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research report on Thursday, June 1st. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 352.29 ($4.55).

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About Spire Healthcare Group PLC

Spire Healthcare Group plc is a United Kingdom-based independent hospital group. The Company provides in-patient, daycase and out-patient care from approximately 40 hospitals, 10 clinics and over two specialist care centers across the United Kingdom. The Company also owns and operates a sports medicine, physiotherapy and rehabilitation brand, Perform, and a screening service, Lifescan, as well as national pathology services.

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