J D Wetherspoon (LON:JDW) Given Hold Rating at Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reissued their hold rating on shares of J D Wetherspoon (LON:JDW) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

JDW has been the subject of a number of other reports. Canaccord Genuity cut Cronos Group from a hold rating to a sell rating and set a C$17.00 price objective for the company. in a research note on Wednesday, March 27th. Numis Securities assumed coverage on TUI in a research note on Thursday, May 9th. They set a buy rating on the stock. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a neutral rating on shares of Anglo American in a report on Wednesday, May 15th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a not rated rating on shares of SolGold in a research report on Wednesday, May 8th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada set a $184.00 target price on Jazz Pharmaceuticals and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Monday, March 18th. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 1,303.13 ($17.03).

LON:JDW opened at GBX 1,460 ($19.08) on Wednesday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.18, a current ratio of 0.26 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 255.30. The stock’s fifty day moving average price is GBX 1,397.82. J D Wetherspoon has a 52 week low of GBX 1,051 ($13.73) and a 52 week high of GBX 1,476 ($19.29). The firm has a market capitalization of $1.53 billion and a PE ratio of 24.33.

In other news, insider Nigel Connor sold 881 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, April 30th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 1,372 ($17.93), for a total transaction of £12,087.32 ($15,794.22).

About J D Wetherspoon

J D Wetherspoon plc owns and operates pubs and hotels in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland. As of July 24, 2017, it operated 895 pubs. The company was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Watford, the United Kingdom.

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