Rotork p.l.c. (LON:ROR) Receives Average Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Rotork p.l.c. (LON:ROR) has been given an average rating of “Hold” by the sixteen brokerages that are covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, ten have assigned a hold recommendation and three have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price target among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 256.82 ($3.16).

A number of research firms recently weighed in on ROR. Berenberg Bank reissued a “hold” rating on shares of Rotork in a report on Friday, May 15th. HSBC decreased their target price on Rotork from GBX 330 ($4.06) to GBX 255 ($3.14) and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, April 29th. Royal Bank of Canada decreased their target price on Rotork from GBX 345 ($4.25) to GBX 265 ($3.26) and set a “sector performer” rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, March 19th. Peel Hunt lowered Rotork to an “add” rating and boosted their target price for the stock from GBX 250 ($3.08) to GBX 300 ($3.69) in a report on Thursday, June 11th. Finally, Goldman Sachs Group decreased their price objective on Rotork from GBX 320 ($3.94) to GBX 220 ($2.71) and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a report on Friday, March 20th.

ROR stock opened at GBX 281.40 ($3.46) on Tuesday. The company has a current ratio of 2.75, a quick ratio of 2.11 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2.14. The firm has a market capitalization of $2.46 billion and a PE ratio of 26.06. Rotork has a 1-year low of GBX 177.05 ($2.18) and a 1-year high of GBX 344.70 ($4.24). The business’s 50 day simple moving average is GBX 268.41 and its 200 day simple moving average is GBX 279.62.

Rotork Company Profile

Rotork plc designs, manufactures, and markets actuators and flow control products worldwide. It operates through four segments: Controls, Fluid Systems, Gears, and Instruments. The company offers electric actuators and control systems, including intelligent multi-turn and part-turn valve actuators, part-turn/rotary and linear control valve actuators, heavy-duty part-turn/rotary and linear valve actuators, small part-turn/rotary valve actuators, and network control systems, as well as explosion proof actuators, sensors, switches, and controls.

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