J D Wetherspoon (JDW) Receives “Hold” Rating from Liberum Capital

J D Wetherspoon (LON:JDW)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Liberum Capital in a research report issued to clients and investors on Wednesday. They presently have a GBX 1,050 ($14.24) target price on the stock. Liberum Capital’s price objective suggests a potential downside of 20.15% from the company’s previous close.

Several other equities analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Deutsche Bank reissued a “sell” rating and issued a GBX 760 ($10.31) target price on shares of J D Wetherspoon in a research report on Thursday, November 9th. Peel Hunt upped their target price on J D Wetherspoon from GBX 950 ($12.88) to GBX 1,100 ($14.92) and gave the company a “reduce” rating in a research report on Wednesday, October 25th. Barclays reissued an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 1,250 ($16.95) target price on shares of J D Wetherspoon in a research report on Tuesday, November 7th. Citigroup reissued a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 1,280 ($17.36) target price on shares of J D Wetherspoon in a research report on Friday, October 6th. Finally, Shore Capital reissued a “sell” rating on shares of J D Wetherspoon in a research report on Wednesday, November 8th. Six equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 1,113.36 ($15.10).

J D Wetherspoon (LON:JDW) traded up GBX 14 ($0.19) during midday trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 1,315 ($17.83). The company had a trading volume of 206,313 shares, compared to its average volume of 129,222. J D Wetherspoon has a 52-week low of GBX 919.55 ($12.47) and a 52-week high of GBX 1,346.14 ($18.26). The firm has a market cap of $1,380.00 and a P/E ratio of 2,630.00.

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About J D Wetherspoon

J D Wetherspoon plc owns and operates pubs throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland. The Company aims to provide customers with food and drinks. The Company operates a trading estate of approximately 926 pubs. The Company operates over 40 hotels and approximately 900 rooms. The Company’s hotels include George Hotel, the Shrewsbury Hotel and the Unicorn, Ripon.

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