James Fisher & Sons plc (LON:FSJ) had its price objective raised by Jefferies Group LLC from GBX 1,570 ($19.39) to GBX 1,650 ($20.38) in a research note published on Friday morning. The firm currently has a hold rating on the stock.
Other research analysts have also issued reports about the company. Canaccord Genuity lowered James Fisher & Sons plc to a sell rating and lowered their target price for the stock from GBX 1,600 ($19.76) to GBX 1,450 ($17.91) in a report on Thursday, March 2nd. Investec lifted their target price on James Fisher & Sons plc from GBX 1,700 ($21.00) to GBX 1,725 ($21.30) and gave the stock a buy rating in a report on Wednesday, March 1st. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. James Fisher & Sons plc currently has a consensus rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 1,600 ($19.76).
Shares of James Fisher & Sons plc (LON:FSJ) traded up 0.32% on Friday, hitting GBX 1591.00. 1,723 shares of the stock traded hands. The stock’s market cap is GBX 797.49 million. The company’s 50 day moving average is GBX 1,564.57 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 1,592.30. James Fisher & Sons plc has a one year low of GBX 1,275.00 and a one year high of GBX 1,699.00.
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The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, May 9th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 6th will be paid a GBX 17.60 ($0.22) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, April 6th. This represents a yield of 1.07%. This is a boost from James Fisher & Sons plc’s previous dividend of $8.55.
About James Fisher & Sons plc
James Fisher and Sons plc is a United Kingdom-based company, which is a service provider to all sectors of the marine industry and a specialist supplier of engineering services to the energy industry. The Company operates through four segments: Marine Support, Offshore Oil, Specialist Technical and Tankships.
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