Rotork (LON:ROR) Earns “Buy” Rating from UBS Group

Rotork (LON:ROR)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reiterated by research analysts at UBS Group in a report released on Tuesday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Several other brokerages have also recently weighed in on ROR. BNP Paribas cut Rotork to a “neutral” rating in a report on Thursday, November 28th. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed an “outperform” rating on shares of Rotork in a research note on Wednesday, October 9th. Peel Hunt reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Rotork in a research report on Thursday, November 21st. Credit Suisse Group reissued an “underperform” rating on shares of Rotork in a research note on Thursday, October 17th. Finally, Morgan Stanley restated an “equal weight” rating on shares of Rotork in a report on Thursday, December 5th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have assigned a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the stock. Rotork has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 326 ($4.29).

Rotork stock opened at GBX 329.70 ($4.34) on Tuesday. The business’s 50-day simple moving average is GBX 321.78 and its 200 day simple moving average is GBX 309.74. The company has a quick ratio of 1.56, a current ratio of 2.13 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 6.45. The stock has a market cap of $2.88 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 31.70. Rotork has a 12-month low of GBX 232.60 ($3.06) and a 12-month high of GBX 344.70 ($4.53).

In related news, insider Jonathan Davis purchased 449 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 20th. The stock was bought at an average cost of GBX 320 ($4.21) per share, with a total value of £1,436.80 ($1,890.03). Insiders have bought a total of 1,384 shares of company stock valued at $430,917 over the last 90 days.

Rotork Company Profile

Rotork plc designs, manufactures, and markets actuators and flow control products worldwide. It operates through four segments: Controls, Fluid Systems, Gears, and Instruments. The company offers electric actuators and control systems, including intelligent multi-turn and part-turn valve actuators, part-turn/rotary and linear control valve actuators, heavy-duty part-turn/rotary and linear valve actuators, small part-turn/rotary valve actuators, and network control systems, as well as explosion proof actuators, sensors, switches, and controls.

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