Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC) Given Consensus Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages

Shares of Stagecoach Group plc (LON:SGC) have earned an average rating of “Hold” from the ten research firms that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and five have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price target among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 152.50 ($1.99).

SGC has been the topic of a number of recent analyst reports. Bank of America boosted their price target on shares of Stagecoach Group from GBX 160 ($2.09) to GBX 190 ($2.48) and gave the stock an “outperform” rating in a research note on Wednesday, April 3rd. Liberum Capital reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Stagecoach Group in a research note on Wednesday, April 10th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. dropped their price target on shares of Stagecoach Group from GBX 160 ($2.09) to GBX 135 ($1.76) and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, April 10th. Citigroup upgraded shares of Stagecoach Group to a “buy” rating and dropped their price target for the stock from GBX 177 ($2.31) to GBX 155 ($2.03) in a research note on Friday, April 26th. Finally, HSBC dropped their price target on shares of Stagecoach Group from GBX 165 ($2.16) to GBX 135 ($1.76) and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a research note on Tuesday, April 9th.

Shares of Stagecoach Group stock traded up GBX 1.10 ($0.01) on Monday, reaching GBX 125.40 ($1.64). 828,562 shares of the stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 1,730,000. Stagecoach Group has a 1-year low of GBX 113.90 ($1.49) and a 1-year high of GBX 184.70 ($2.41). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 366.82, a current ratio of 0.73 and a quick ratio of 0.64. The stock’s fifty day simple moving average is GBX 130.50. The firm has a market capitalization of $711.99 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of -18.17.



About Stagecoach Group

Stagecoach Group plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides public transportation services in the United Kingdom, mainland Europe, the United States, and Canada. It operates through five segments: UK Bus (Regional Operations), megabus Europe, UK Bus (London), North America, and UK Rail. The company offers bus, coach, train, and tram services.

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