Ladbrokes Coral Group PLC's (LCL) Buy Rating Reaffirmed at Shore Capital

Andrew Cummings
May 23, 2017

The bank reduced its rating to "hold" from "buy" and bumped down its target price to 1,550p from 1,670p. Therefore 55% are positive.

If you look at the company's income statement over the past years, you will see that the company is constantly posting gross profit: In 2014, VOD earned gross profit of 13.22 Billion, in 2015 13.1 Billion gross profit, while in 2016 Vodafone Group Plc (VOD) produced 13.06 Billion profit. The firm earned "Sell" rating on Monday, June 27 by Janney Capital. The firm has "Neutral" rating given on Tuesday, November 10 by BNP Paribas. The rating was maintained by Kepler Cheuvreux on Tuesday, December 8 with "Buy". Morgan Stanley has invested 0% in Eagle Point Credit Company Inc (NYSE:ECC). The legal version of this piece can be viewed at The Mraz Amerine & Associates Inc holds 31,757 shares with $1.12 million value, up from 14,080 last quarter. Ishares Tr (ISTB) was raised too.

Among 18 analysts covering Experian PLC (LON:EXPN), 10 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 41% are positive. Shoe Zone PLC has a 12 month low of GBX 133.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 212.00. The stock has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 859.75 ($11.10).

Bovis Homes Group plc (LON:BVS) was upgraded by analysts at Jefferies Group LLC from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, April 18th. The rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets on Thursday, January 28 with "Sector Perform". The company was maintained on Monday, October 19 by J.P. Morgan. The company was maintained on Thursday, October 20 by Hovde Group. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital with "Overweight" on Wednesday, April 20. On Wednesday, January 25 the stock rating was downgraded by Bank of America to "Neutral". The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, October 6 by Ladenburg Thalmann. Berenberg maintained the shares of OTB in report on Monday, December 12 with "Buy" rating. The company was maintained on Monday, May 23 by Liberum Capital.

In a note revealed to clients by Shore Capital on Friday morning, Close Brothers Group PLC (LON:CBG) stock Hold was reaffirmed. Wunderlich maintained it with "Buy" rating and $16.5 target in Tuesday, January 5 report.

Experian plc is an information services company. The company has market cap of 1.27 billion GBP. The Company has interests in approximately two producing fields in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Taq Taq and Tawke, with access to local and worldwide markets. Janney Montgomery Scott Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0% in Land Securities Group plc (LON:LAND). Regions Financial accumulated 0.03% or 82,244 shares. Gagnon Advisors Llc owns 952,464 shares or 2.13% of their USA portfolio. Adams Diversified Equity Fund Incorporated owns 205,000 shares for 1.98% of their portfolio.

01/02/2017 - RSA Insurance Group had its "Hold" rating reiterated by analysts at Canaccord Genuity. 2,400 shares valued at $438,552 were sold by Caret Leanne G on Wednesday, May 3. 306.97 million shares or 0.42% more from 305.68 million shares in 2016Q3 were reported. They expect $2.35 earnings per share, up 634.09 % or $2.79 from last year's $-0.44 per share. Moreover, Kcg Hldgs Incorporated has 0.01% invested in Eagle Point Credit Company Inc (NYSE:ECC). Diligent Ltd has invested 0.87% in Land Securities Group plc (LON:LAND).

Shares of UBM Plc (LON:UBM) opened at 705.50 on Wednesday. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 920 ($11.88) per share, for a total transaction of £145,590 ($187,930.81). The stock rose 0.55% or $0.16 reaching $29.17 per share.

About 1.24 million shares traded.

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