L'Oreal SA (NASDAQ:LRLCY) has been assigned an average broker rating score of 2.80 (Hold) from the five brokers that provide coverage for the company, Zacks Investment Research reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have assigned a hold recommendation and one has assigned a strong buy recommendation to the company. L'Oreal SA’s rating score has improved by 11.7% in the last three months as a result of various analysts’ upgrades and downgrades.

Brokerages have set a one year consensus target price of $39.70 for the company, according to Zacks. Zacks has also assigned L'Oreal SA an industry rank of 44 out of 265 based on the ratings given to its competitors.

Several equities research analysts have weighed in on LRLCY shares. Zacks Investment Research cut L'Oreal SA from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday. Jefferies Group LLC started coverage on L'Oreal SA in a research note on Tuesday, July 25th. They set a “hold” rating for the company. Finally, Stifel Nicolaus cut L'Oreal SA from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, July 20th.

Shares of L'Oreal SA (NASDAQ:LRLCY) opened at $44.73 on Friday. L'Oreal SA has a 12-month low of $33.38 and a 12-month high of $46.78.

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About L'Oreal SA

L’Oreal SA is a France-based holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, develops the business activities of the L’Oreal Group (Group) in the country or region in which they are located. The Company’s non-core activities include insurance, reinsurance and banking. The Company‚Äôs Cosmetics Division is organized into four divisions: Professional Products, Consumer Products, L’Oreal Luxe and Active Cosmetics.

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