Experian plc (EXPN) Given Average Recommendation of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Experian plc (LON:EXPN) have been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the twelve brokerages that are currently covering the stock, MarketBeat reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, four have assigned a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price objective among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,670.45 ($22.65).

Several equities research analysts have commented on the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 1,785 ($24.21) target price on shares of Experian in a research note on Thursday, November 16th. Barclays restated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 1,800 ($24.41) target price on shares of Experian in a research note on Thursday, November 16th. Goldman Sachs Group boosted their target price on Experian from GBX 1,920 ($26.04) to GBX 1,940 ($26.31) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, November 16th. Macquarie boosted their target price on Experian from GBX 1,870 ($25.36) to GBX 1,900 ($25.77) and gave the company an “outperform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 11th. Finally, Deutsche Bank restated a “sell” rating and issued a GBX 1,380 ($18.71) target price on shares of Experian in a research note on Sunday, November 19th.

Shares of Experian (LON EXPN) traded up GBX 10.50 ($0.14) during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching GBX 1,676.50 ($22.74). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,960,000 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,940,000. Experian has a 1-year low of GBX 1,428 ($19.37) and a 1-year high of GBX 1,708 ($23.16). The stock has a market cap of $15,380.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 2,748.36.

The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, February 2nd. Stockholders of record on Thursday, January 4th will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share. This represents a dividend yield of 0.64%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, January 4th.

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About Experian

Experian plc is an information services company. The Company brings together people, data, analytics and software to deliver a range of services for consumers and clients. The Company’s segments include Credit Services, Decision Analytics and Consumer Services. The Company manages data that helps businesses and organizations to lend, and prevent fraud.

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