A.G. Barr plc (LON:BAG) had its target price decreased by JPMorgan Chase & Co. from GBX 570 ($7.44) to GBX 550 ($7.18) in a research note published on Wednesday morning. JPMorgan Chase & Co. currently has an overweight rating on the stock.
Several other analysts have also weighed in on BAG. Numis Securities Ltd raised A.G. Barr plc to an add rating and set a GBX 551 ($7.19) target price on the stock in a report on Tuesday, September 13th. Societe Generale lowered their target price on A.G. Barr plc from GBX 550 ($7.18) to GBX 523 ($6.83) and set a hold rating on the stock in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. Barclays PLC reissued an overweight rating and issued a GBX 560 ($7.31) target price on shares of A.G. Barr plc in a report on Wednesday, August 3rd. N+1 Singer reissued a sell rating and issued a GBX 475 ($6.20) target price on shares of A.G. Barr plc in a report on Tuesday. Finally, Berenberg Bank lowered A.G. Barr plc to a sell rating and lowered their target price for the company from GBX 530 ($6.92) to GBX 470 ($6.13) in a report on Friday, August 12th. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and four have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 552.60 ($7.21).
Shares of A.G. Barr plc (LON:BAG) traded up 1.88% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 514.00. The company had a trading volume of 154,588 shares. A.G. Barr plc has a 12 month low of GBX 455.30 and a 12 month high of GBX 614.50. The company’s market cap is GBX 593.74 million. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 511.73 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 525.07.
The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, October 21st. Investors of record on Thursday, October 6th will be given a dividend of GBX 3.53 ($0.05) per share. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 6th. This represents a yield of 0.68%.
About A.G. Barr plc
A.G. BARR p.l.c. is a United Kingdom-based branded soft drinks business. The Company is engaged in making, marketing and selling soft drinks brands in the United Kingdom. The Company operates through three segments: Carbonates, Still drinks and water, and Other, including ice-cream. The Carbonates segment includes the Company’s carbonate products, such as the Barr range of flavored carbonates.
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