McCarthy & Stone PLC (LON:MCS)‘s stock had its “underweight” rating reissued by equities researchers at Barclays PLC in a note issued to investors on Friday. They presently have a GBX 152 ($2.05) price target on the stock. Barclays PLC’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 1.06% from the stock’s previous close.

A number of other analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Peel Hunt restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 220 ($2.97) price objective on shares of McCarthy & Stone PLC in a research report on Wednesday, September 6th. Deutsche Bank AG restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 215 ($2.90) price objective on shares of McCarthy & Stone PLC in a research report on Friday, September 1st. Canaccord Genuity lowered their price objective on McCarthy & Stone PLC from GBX 195 ($2.63) to GBX 187 ($2.52) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, August 7th. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC boosted their price objective on McCarthy & Stone PLC from GBX 263 ($3.55) to GBX 273 ($3.68) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, July 7th. Two investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has given a hold rating and six have given a buy rating to the stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 203.89 ($2.75).

Shares of McCarthy & Stone PLC (MCS) traded up 0.80% during trading on Friday, reaching GBX 150.40. The company had a trading volume of 399,314 shares. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 808.10 million. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 161.82 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 176.66. McCarthy & Stone PLC has a 12 month low of GBX 143.90 and a 12 month high of GBX 199.60.

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