HSS Hire Group PLC (LON:HSS) had its price objective reduced by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from GBX 78 ($0.97) to GBX 75 ($0.94) in a report issued on Friday. The firm presently has an “underweight” rating on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co.’s price objective suggests a potential downside of 15.97% from the stock’s current price.
HSS has been the subject of a number of other reports. Panmure Gordon initiated coverage on HSS Hire Group PLC in a report on Tuesday, October 25th. They set a “buy” rating and a GBX 115 ($1.44) price target for the company. Peel Hunt reiterated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 85 ($1.06) price target on shares of HSS Hire Group PLC in a report on Thursday. Numis Securities Ltd reiterated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 75 ($0.94) price target on shares of HSS Hire Group PLC in a report on Wednesday, August 31st. Finally, Beaufort Securities reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of HSS Hire Group PLC in a report on Thursday, September 1st. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company. HSS Hire Group PLC currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 81 ($1.01).
Shares of HSS Hire Group PLC (LON:HSS) opened at 89.02 on Friday. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 137.77 million. HSS Hire Group PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 1.60 and a 1-year high of GBX 110.00. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 62.75 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 57.30.
In other news, insider Quested,Paul acquired 47,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, August 31st. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 85 ($1.06) per share, for a total transaction of £39,950 ($49,912.54).