Shares of Antofagasta plc (LON:ANTO) have been assigned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the twenty-four ratings firms that are presently covering the firm. Ten research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, twelve have assigned a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price objective among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 484.45 ($6.32).
ANTO has been the topic of several recent research reports. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Antofagasta plc in a report on Wednesday, July 13th. Peel Hunt reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 515 ($6.72) price objective on shares of Antofagasta plc in a research note on Monday, August 15th. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. reissued a “sell” rating and issued a GBX 300 ($3.92) price objective on shares of Antofagasta plc in a research note on Tuesday, July 12th. Haitong Bank raised Antofagasta plc to a “buy” rating and lowered their price objective for the stock from GBX 553 ($7.22) to GBX 484 ($6.32) in a research note on Thursday, June 30th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada increased their price objective on Antofagasta plc from GBX 410 ($5.35) to GBX 500 ($6.53) and gave the stock a “sector performer” rating in a research note on Tuesday, August 9th.