Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by analysts at Deutsche Bank AG in a research note issued to investors on Friday.
A number of other equities research analysts have also commented on SVT. Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed an “underperform” rating and issued a GBX 2,100 ($26.05) price objective 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 objective on shares of Severn Trent Plc in a research note on Wednesday, September 7th. Royal Bank Of Canada lowered shares of Severn Trent Plc to an “underperform” rating and upped their price objective for the company from GBX 2,200 ($27.29) to GBX 2,300 ($28.53) in a research note on Wednesday, October 5th. Investec reaffirmed a “buy” rating on shares of Severn Trent Plc in a research note on Wednesday, October 19th. Finally, Citigroup Inc. upgraded shares of Severn Trent Plc to a “neutral” rating in a research report on Wednesday, November 16th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have issued a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. Severn Trent Plc currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 2,201.64 ($27.31).
Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT) opened at 2212.00 on Friday. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 2,264.69 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 2,345.09. Severn Trent Plc has a 12 month low of GBX 2,024.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 2,526.00. The company’s market cap is GBX 5.20 billion.
The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, January 6th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, December 1st will be issued a dividend of GBX 32.60 ($0.40) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 1st. This represents a yield of 1.48%.