Dixons Carphone PLC (LON:DC) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Buy” by Analysts

Shares of Dixons Carphone PLC (LON:DC) have received a consensus rating of “Buy” from the eleven ratings firms that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have assigned a hold recommendation and seven have given a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12-month price target among brokers that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 189.67 ($2.48).

A number of equities analysts have commented on DC shares. Goldman Sachs Group decreased their price target on Dixons Carphone from GBX 155 ($2.03) to GBX 148 ($1.93) and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research note on Wednesday, May 22nd. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed an “outperform” rating on shares of Dixons Carphone in a research note on Monday, March 18th. Barclays started coverage on Dixons Carphone in a research note on Thursday, April 11th. They issued an “overweight” rating and a GBX 175 ($2.29) price target on the stock. Finally, Numis Securities cut Dixons Carphone to a “reduce” rating in a research note on Thursday.

Dixons Carphone stock traded down GBX 0.80 ($0.01) during trading hours on Friday, reaching GBX 120.95 ($1.58). The company had a trading volume of 1,440,570 shares, compared to its average volume of 4,480,000. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 15.13, a current ratio of 0.87 and a quick ratio of 0.42. The stock has a market capitalization of $1.40 billion and a P/E ratio of -4.06. Dixons Carphone has a 12-month low of GBX 111.15 ($1.45) and a 12-month high of GBX 201.80 ($2.64).

Dixons Carphone Company Profile

Dixons Carphone plc operates as an electrical and telecommunications retailer and service company. The company operates through three segments: UK & Ireland, Nordics, and Greece. It offers various products and services, including consumer electricals and mobile phones under the Carphone Warehouse and CurrysPCWorld Carphone Warehouse brands; computing products and services to business to business customers under the PC World Business brand; travelling services with stores at airports under the Dixons Travel brand; and services under the Team Knowhow brand.

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Analyst Recommendations for Dixons Carphone (LON:DC)

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