Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by equities researchers at Deutsche Bank AG in a research note issued on Friday.
SVT has been the topic of a number of other reports. Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed an “underperform” rating and issued a GBX 2,100 ($26.05) price target on shares of Severn Trent Plc in a research note on Friday, August 26th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 2,450 ($30.39) price target on shares of Severn Trent Plc in a research note on Wednesday, September 7th. Investec reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Severn Trent Plc in a research note on Wednesday, October 19th. Royal Bank Of Canada lowered Severn Trent Plc to an “underperform” rating and lifted their price target for the stock from GBX 2,200 ($27.29) to GBX 2,300 ($28.53) in a research note on Wednesday, October 5th. Finally, HSBC lifted their price target on Severn Trent Plc from GBX 2,250 ($27.91) to GBX 2,330 ($28.90) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Wednesday, November 23rd. Three analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the stock. Severn Trent Plc has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 2,201.64 ($27.31).
Shares of Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT) opened at 2202.5393 on Friday. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 2,264.69 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 2,345.09. The stock’s market cap is GBX 5.18 billion. Severn Trent Plc has a 1-year low of GBX 2,024.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 2,526.00.
The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, January 6th. Investors of record on Thursday, December 1st will be issued a GBX 32.60 ($0.40) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 1st. This represents a dividend yield of 1.48%.