Cranswick plc (LON:CWK) insider Mark Bottomley acquired 28 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, September 20th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 2,787 ($37.58) per share, with a total value of £780.36 ($1,052.12).

Cranswick plc (CWK) traded down 1.24% during mid-day trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 2942.00. 42,282 shares of the company were exchanged. The company’s market cap is GBX 1.48 billion. Cranswick plc has a 12 month low of GBX 2,092.35 and a 12 month high of GBX 3,092.00. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 2,975.14 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 2,794.24.

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A number of research firms have recently commented on CWK. Liberum Capital downgraded shares of Cranswick plc to a “hold” rating and upped their price objective for the company from GBX 2,600 ($35.05) to GBX 2,990 ($40.31) in a research note on Friday, May 26th. Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 2,867 ($38.65) price objective on shares of Cranswick plc in a research note on Thursday, May 25th. Berenberg Bank reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 3,225 ($43.48) price objective on shares of Cranswick plc in a research note on Tuesday, July 25th. Whitman Howard reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 2,460 ($33.17) price objective on shares of Cranswick plc in a research note on Thursday, July 20th. Finally, Peel Hunt reaffirmed a “hold” rating and set a GBX 2,600 ($35.05) price objective on shares of Cranswick plc in a research note on Monday, July 24th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the company. The company presently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 2,765.71 ($37.29).

About Cranswick plc

Cranswick plc is a supplier of food products. The Company operates through Foods segment, which is engaged in the manufacture and supply of food products to the United Kingdom grocery retailers, the food service sector and other food producers. The Company provides a range of pork, gourmet sausages, cooked meats, cooked poultry, charcuterie, hand-cured and air-dried bacon, gourmet pastry products and sandwiches through retail, food servicing and manufacturing channels.

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