Numis Securities Ltd reaffirmed their hold rating on shares of BTG plc (LON:BTG) in a research report sent to investors on Thursday morning. The brokerage currently has a GBX 737 ($9.62) target price on the stock.
BTG has been the subject of a number of other reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued a neutral rating on shares of BTG plc in a report on Friday, September 9th. Stifel Nicolaus lowered shares of BTG plc to a hold rating in a report on Thursday, July 14th. Jefferies Group raised their price target on BTG plc from GBX 840 ($10.96) to GBX 860 ($11.23) and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 29th. Deutsche Bank AG restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 740 ($9.66) price target on shares of BTG plc in a research report on Wednesday, June 15th. Finally, Royal Bank Of Canada raised their price target on BTG plc from GBX 820 ($10.70) to GBX 890 ($11.62) and gave the stock an outperform rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 8th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have issued a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 799.57 ($10.44).
BTG plc (LON:BTG) traded up 2.56% during mid-day trading on Thursday, hitting GBX 701.50. 965,692 shares of the stock were exchanged. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 627.97 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 640.80. BTG plc has a 52-week low of GBX 504.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 739.50. The stock’s market cap is GBX 2.69 billion.
In other news, insider Soderstrom,Rolf sold 74,327 shares of BTG plc stock in a transaction on Thursday, July 21st. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 676 ($8.82), for a total transaction of £502,450.52 ($655,855.01).