Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS) had its price target hoisted by J P Morgan Chase & Co from GBX 710 ($9.34) to GBX 730 ($9.60) in a report issued on Wednesday. They currently have an overweight rating on the stock.
Other analysts also recently issued research reports about the company. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a GBX 740 ($9.73) price objective on shares of Vesuvius Plc in a research note on Friday, September 15th. Deutsche Bank AG reaffirmed a hold rating and issued a GBX 550 ($7.23) price objective on shares of Vesuvius Plc in a research note on Friday, October 13th. BNP Paribas raised Vesuvius Plc to an outperform rating and set a GBX 675 ($8.88) price objective on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, July 18th. reaffirmed a hold rating and issued a GBX 600 ($7.89) price objective on shares of Vesuvius Plc in a research note on Friday, September 29th. Finally, Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a GBX 730 ($9.60) price objective on shares of Vesuvius Plc in a research note on Tuesday. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Vesuvius Plc presently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 655 ($8.62).
Vesuvius Plc (LON VSVS) traded up GBX 4 ($0.05) during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching GBX 591 ($7.77). The company had a trading volume of 385,845 shares, compared to its average volume of 447,283. Vesuvius Plc has a one year low of GBX 361.90 ($4.76) and a one year high of GBX 633 ($8.33).
In other news, insider Guy Young sold 8,557 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, November 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 592 ($7.79), for a total transaction of £50,657.44 ($66,628.23).
Vesuvius Plc Company Profile
Vesuvius plc provides engineering services and solutions to steel and foundry industries worldwide. It operates in two segments, Steel and Foundry. The company offers foundry consumables and equipment, including binders, melt shop refractories, coatings, filtration and gating systems, metallurgical and pouring control systems, feeding systems, die dressings and coatings, melt treatment products, crucibles, and ceramics for iron, steel, and nonferrous foundries.
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