Genus (GNS) Earns “Hold” Rating from Liberum Capital

Liberum Capital reissued their hold rating on shares of Genus (LON:GNS) in a research note released on Monday. The brokerage currently has a GBX 2,100 ($28.48) price target on the stock.

Several other research analysts have also recently issued reports on GNS. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a buy rating and issued a GBX 2,600 ($35.26) price target on shares of Genus in a report on Monday, October 9th. N+1 Singer raised Genus to a buy rating and upped their price target for the company from GBX 1,844 ($25.01) to GBX 2,485 ($33.70) in a report on Monday, October 30th. Finally, Kepler Capital Markets started coverage on Genus in a report on Tuesday, November 7th. They issued a hold rating and a GBX 2,353 ($31.91) price target on the stock. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. Genus presently has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 2,270.60 ($30.79).

Genus (LON:GNS) traded down GBX 6 ($0.08) during midday trading on Monday, hitting GBX 2,518 ($34.15). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 31,444 shares, compared to its average volume of 47,446. The company has a market capitalization of $1,580.00 and a PE ratio of 4,750.94. Genus has a 52 week low of GBX 1,652 ($22.40) and a 52 week high of GBX 2,597 ($35.22).

In other Genus news, insider Stephen Wilson sold 1,625 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 19th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 2,552 ($34.61), for a total transaction of £41,470 ($56,238.13). Also, insider Karim Bitar sold 32,292 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, December 28th. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 2,511 ($34.05), for a total transaction of £810,852.12 ($1,099,609.60).

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Genus Company Profile

Genus plc is an animal genetics company, which provides farmers with genetics that enable them to produce animal protein, in the form of meat and milk. The Company’s segments include Genus PIC, Genus ABS, Genus Asia, and Research and Development. The Genus PIC segment is engaged in porcine sales business, excluding Asia, and serves porcine customers in North America, Latin America and Europe.

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