Spire Healthcare Group PLC (LON:SPI) has been given an average rating of “Hold” by the seven research firms that are covering the firm, Marketbeat.com reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, four have issued a hold recommendation and two have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1 year price objective among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 309.17 ($4.19).
Several research analysts have recently commented on SPI shares. Berenberg Bank raised shares of Spire Healthcare Group to a “buy” rating and raised their price objective for the company from GBX 270 ($3.66) to GBX 310 ($4.20) in a research note on Wednesday, November 29th. Liberum Capital reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 270 ($3.66) price objective on shares of Spire Healthcare Group in a research note on Tuesday, October 10th. Numis Securities reiterated an “add” rating and issued a GBX 341 ($4.62) price target on shares of Spire Healthcare Group in a research note on Monday, October 23rd. Jefferies Group decreased their price target on shares of Spire Healthcare Group from GBX 350 ($4.75) to GBX 259 ($3.51) and set a “hold” rating for the company in a research note on Monday, September 25th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 339 ($4.60) price target on shares of Spire Healthcare Group in a research note on Thursday, January 4th.
Spire Healthcare Group (LON SPI) traded down GBX 4.60 ($0.06) during midday trading on Friday, hitting GBX 249.20 ($3.38). 588,521 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,280,000. Spire Healthcare Group has a twelve month low of GBX 218.20 ($2.96) and a twelve month high of GBX 362.10 ($4.91). The stock has a market capitalization of $1,020.00 and a price-to-earnings ratio of 3,560.00.
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Spire Healthcare Group Company Profile
Spire Healthcare Group plc is a United Kingdom-based independent hospital group. The Company provides in-patient, daycase and out-patient care from approximately 40 hospitals, 10 clinics and over two specialist care centers across the United Kingdom. The Company also owns and operates a sports medicine, physiotherapy and rehabilitation brand, Perform, and a screening service, Lifescan, as well as national pathology services.
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