Barclays Raises Hochschild Mining (LON:HOC) Price Target to GBX 230

Hochschild Mining (LON:HOC) had its target price upped by Barclays from GBX 200 ($2.61) to GBX 230 ($3.01) in a research report report published on Tuesday morning, Digital Look reports. The firm currently has an equal weight rating on the stock.

Several other research firms have also commented on HOC. Peel Hunt reiterated an add rating on shares of Hochschild Mining in a research note on Wednesday, July 15th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. upped their target price on Hochschild Mining from GBX 170 ($2.22) to GBX 180 ($2.35) and gave the company a neutral rating in a research note on Tuesday, July 14th. Berenberg Bank upped their target price on Hochschild Mining from GBX 200 ($2.61) to GBX 240 ($3.14) and gave the company a hold rating in a research note on Monday, August 24th. Royal Bank of Canada boosted their price target on Hochschild Mining from GBX 200 ($2.61) to GBX 205 ($2.68) and gave the company a sector performer rating in a research report on Wednesday, July 15th. Finally, UBS Group reissued a neutral rating on shares of Hochschild Mining in a research report on Thursday, July 16th. Eight investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The stock has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 213.30 ($2.79).

Hochschild Mining stock traded up GBX 4.60 ($0.06) during trading on Tuesday, hitting GBX 236.40 ($3.09). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,257,762 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,843,618. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.22 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 157.60. The stock’s fifty day moving average is GBX 257.71 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 189.66. Hochschild Mining has a 1-year low of GBX 80.40 ($1.05) and a 1-year high of GBX 326.80 ($4.27). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 28.56, a quick ratio of 1.60 and a current ratio of 2.22.

Hochschild Mining Company Profile

Hochschild Mining plc, a precious metals company, explores for, mines, processes, and sells silver and gold in the Americas. The company also offers doré and concentrates. It holds a 100% interests in the Inmaculada gold/silver underground operation and Pallancata silver/gold property, which are located in the Department of Ayacucho in southern Peru; and Arcata, an underground operation located in the Department of Arequipa in southern Peru, as well as a 51% interest in the San Jose silver/gold mine is located in Argentina.

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