Shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LON:LSE) have been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the fourteen brokerages that are covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Seven investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among analysts that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 4,001.71 ($54.27).

A number of research firms have commented on LSE. JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a GBX 3,955 ($53.63) target price on shares of London Stock Exchange Group and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a research report on Friday. Barclays restated an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 4,365 ($59.19) price target on shares of London Stock Exchange Group in a report on Thursday, October 19th. UBS Group set a GBX 3,900 ($52.89) price target on shares of London Stock Exchange Group and gave the company a “neutral” rating in a report on Wednesday, November 29th. Credit Suisse Group restated an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 4,150 ($56.28) price target on shares of London Stock Exchange Group in a report on Thursday, January 11th. Finally, BNP Paribas set a GBX 4,000 ($54.24) price target on shares of London Stock Exchange Group and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, September 25th.

London Stock Exchange Group (LSE) opened at GBX 3,751 ($50.87) on Friday. The company has a market cap of $13,010.00 and a PE ratio of 4,412.94. London Stock Exchange Group has a 12-month low of GBX 2,945 ($39.94) and a 12-month high of GBX 4,069 ($55.18).

In related news, insider Xavier Rolet sold 100,000 shares of London Stock Exchange Group stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, October 25th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 3,800 ($51.53), for a total value of £3,800,000 ($5,153,241.12).

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About London Stock Exchange Group

London Stock Exchange Group plc is a diversified global financial markets infrastructure business that operates with an Open Access model. The Company is organized into operating units based on its service lines and has six segments: Capital Markets, Post Trade Services-CC&G and Monte Titoli, Post Trade Services-LCH, Information Services, Technology Services and Other.

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