St. James's Place plc (LON:STJ) had its price target increased by equities research analysts at Numis Securities Ltd from GBX 1,310 ($17.29) to GBX 1,385 ($18.28) in a report released on Tuesday. The firm currently has an “add” rating on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s price target would suggest a potential upside of 18.38% from the stock’s previous close.

A number of other equities analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. Barclays PLC restated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 1,169 ($15.43) target price on shares of St. James's Place plc in a report on Wednesday, June 28th. J P Morgan Chase & Co restated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 1,288 ($17.00) target price on shares of St. James's Place plc in a report on Thursday, October 12th. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) raised their target price on St. James's Place plc from GBX 1,265 ($16.69) to GBX 1,275 ($16.83) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a report on Tuesday, July 4th. BNP Paribas restated a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 1,160 ($15.31) target price on shares of St. James's Place plc in a report on Tuesday, July 18th. Finally, Shore Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of St. James's Place plc in a report on Thursday, July 27th. Six analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. St. James's Place plc has an average rating of “Buy” and an average target price of GBX 1,241.62 ($16.38).

Shares of St. James's Place plc (LON STJ) opened at 1178.00 on Tuesday. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 6.18 billion. St. James's Place plc has a one year low of GBX 896.00 and a one year high of GBX 1,245.00. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 1,138.53 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 1,162.22.

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In other St. James's Place plc news, insider Roger Yates acquired 10,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction dated Monday, July 31st. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 1,218 ($16.07) per share, for a total transaction of £121,800 ($160,728.42).

St. James's Place plc Company Profile

St. James’s Place plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which provides wealth management advice, investment management and related services to businesses and individuals across the United Kingdom. The Company’s segments include Life business, Unit Trust business, Distribution business and Other. The Company’s Life business segment offers pensions, protection and investment products through its life assurance subsidiaries.

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