St. James's Place plc (LON:STJ) had its target price increased by BNP Paribas from GBX 1,000 ($12.38) to GBX 1,055 ($13.06) in a report published on Tuesday morning. BNP Paribas currently has a neutral rating on the stock.
Other analysts also recently issued reports about the company. Deutsche Bank AG increased their target price on St. James's Place plc from GBX 825 ($10.21) to GBX 885 ($10.95) and gave the company a hold rating in a research note on Monday, July 25th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. increased their target price on St. James's Place plc from GBX 1,040 ($12.87) to GBX 1,060 ($13.12) and gave the company a buy rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 27th. Royal Bank Of Canada reiterated a sector performer rating and set a GBX 970 ($12.00) target price on shares of St. James's Place plc in a research note on Wednesday, September 14th. Shore Capital reiterated a buy rating on shares of St. James's Place plc in a research note on Friday, June 24th. Finally, Barclays PLC reiterated an overweight rating and set a GBX 935.50 ($11.58) target price (down from GBX 1,034 ($12.80)) on shares of St. James's Place plc in a research note on Wednesday, June 29th. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and twelve have issued a buy rating to the company. St. James's Place plc currently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 1,022.44 ($12.65).
Shares of St. James's Place plc (LON:STJ) opened at 950.50 on Tuesday. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 4.96 billion. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 962.19 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 904.35. St. James's Place plc has a 52 week low of GBX 521.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 1,031.00.
The firm also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Friday, September 30th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, September 1st were issued a dividend of GBX 12.33 ($0.15) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, September 1st. This represents a yield of 1.34%.