St. James’s Place plc (LON:STJ) has been given a consensus recommendation of “Buy” by the twelve research firms that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12 month price objective among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 1,204.40 ($15.74).
STJ has been the topic of several analyst reports. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed an “equal weight” rating on shares of Lululemon Athletica in a research report on Friday, June 14th. Numis Securities reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 1,800 ($23.52) target price on shares of in a research report on Monday, June 3rd. Deutsche Bank boosted their price objective on Spirit Airlines from $75.00 to $79.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Friday, July 12th. Goldman Sachs Group set a €148.00 ($172.09) price objective on Airbus and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, April 1st. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. set a $60.00 price objective on Bayerische Motoren Werke and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a research report on Monday, April 8th.
STJ stock traded down GBX 13.50 ($0.18) during mid-day trading on Friday, reaching GBX 1,098 ($14.35). The company’s stock had a trading volume of 1,317,653 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,790,000. The company has a market capitalization of $5.83 billion and a P/E ratio of 33.89. The business’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 1,086.94. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 39.33, a quick ratio of 1.39 and a current ratio of 1.83. St. James’s Place has a 12 month low of GBX 905.60 ($11.83) and a 12 month high of GBX 1,234.50 ($16.13).
St. James's Place plc is a publicly owned investment manager. The firm launches and manages equity, fixed income, and balanced mutual funds for its clients. It invests in public equity and fixed income market across the globe. The firm was formerly known as St. James's Place Capital plc. St.
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