London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LON:LSE)‘s stock had its “outperform” rating reiterated by stock analysts at BNP Paribas in a note issued to investors on Friday. They currently have a GBX 3,050 ($39.81) price objective on the stock. BNP Paribas’ target price indicates a potential upside of 5.90% from the stock’s current price.
A number of other research analysts also recently weighed in on LSE. Numis Securities Ltd reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 2,700 ($35.24) target price on shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc in a report on Tuesday, June 7th. Barclays PLC reaffirmed a “suspended” rating and issued a GBX 2,840 ($37.07) price objective on shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc in a research note on Thursday, June 30th. Credit Suisse Group AG reaffirmed an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 2,900 ($37.85) price objective on shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc in a research note on Monday, July 4th. Finally, Macquarie reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 2,460 ($32.11) price objective on shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc in a research note on Thursday, July 21st. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 2,781.15 ($36.30).
Shares of London Stock Exchange Group Plc (LON:LSE) opened at 2911.00 on Friday. The company’s market cap is GBX 10.13 billion. London Stock Exchange Group Plc has a 52-week low of GBX 2,083.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 2,960.00. The company has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 2,793.31 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 2,711.75.
The company also recently declared a dividend, which was paid on Tuesday, September 20th. Shareholders of record on Thursday, August 25th were issued a dividend of GBX 12 ($0.16) per share. This represents a yield of 0.43%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, August 25th.
In other London Stock Exchange Group Plc news, insider Jerusalmi,Raffaele sold 23,717 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, August 5th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 2,768 ($36.13), for a total transaction of £656,486.56 ($856,920.19).
London Stock Exchange Group Plc Company Profile
London Stock Exchange Group plc is engaged in infrastructure and capital markets businesses. The Company’s segments include Capital Markets, Post Trade Services CC&G and Monte Titol, Post Trade Services LCH Clearnet, Information Services, Technology Services and Other. Its business activities include Capital Formation, Risk and Balance Sheet Management and Intellectual Property.
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