Are Analysts Bearish Smith & Nephew plc (LON:SN) After Last Week?

Andrew Cummings
October 11, 2017

Deutsche Bank have a GBX 4400.00 target price on the stock. The PT would suggest a potential upside of 6.56% from Hargreaves Lansdown PLC (LON:HL)'s current price. Therefore 54% are positive. YRCW was included in 2 notes of analysts from November 2, 2016. The company was maintained on Friday, July 29 by FBR Capital. HSBC Holdings plc set a GBX 390 ($5.13) price objective on shares of Glencore PLC and gave the company a buy rating in a research report on Thursday, August 31st. The stock of Ferrexpo Plc (LON:FXPO) earned "Hold" rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, August 12. On Tuesday, December 1 the stock rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with "Buy". The firm has "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan given on Thursday, March 30. On Tuesday, April 19 the stock rating was initiated by Sidoti with "Buy". The firm earned "Overweight" rating on Wednesday, February 24 by J.P. Morgan. See Tetra Tech, Inc.

Whitbread PLC is a hospitality company. The Company is engaged in developing, producing and supplying its products to retailers across Europe. It has a 45.68 P/E ratio. The Firm focuses on three main therapy areas: Oncology, Cardiovascular & Metabolic Disease (CVMD) and Respiratory, while selectively pursuing therapies in Autoimmunity, Infection and Neuroscience. Another trade for 20,000 shares valued at $135,080 was made by Colvin Greg on Friday, May 19. CDII's SI was 187,200 shares in October as released by FINRA. It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500. They expect $0.58 earnings per share, up 38.10% or $0.16 from last year's $0.42 per share. AZN's profit will be $6.30 million for 2581.50 P/E if the $0.50 EPS becomes a reality. Its up 1041.46% from 16,400 shares previously.

Among 4 analysts covering Restore PLC (LON:RST), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Udg Healthcare PLC has a 12 month low of GBX 518.50 and a 12 month high of GBX 818.50. GBX 684.26's average target is -4.96% below currents GBX 720 stock price. Pagegroup Plc had 56 analyst reports since June 27, 2016 according to SRatingsIntel. Maverick Capital Ltd sold 249,725 shares as Anheuser Busch Inbev Sa/Nv (BUD)'s stock rose 8.45%. The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with "Sell" on Thursday, January 26. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Monday, November 9 with "Buy". The stock of McBride plc (LON:MCB) earned "Buy" rating by Liberum Capital on Monday, November 14. On Friday, September 22 the stock rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with "Hold". The firm has "Buy" rating by Citigroup given on Monday, September 7.

Investors sentiment increased to 1.34 in 2017 Q2. Its down 1.37, from 1.75 in 2017Q1. 1 funds opened positions while 2 raised stakes. Old Mutual Glob (Uk) Limited has invested 0.09% in Hargreaves Lansdown PLC (LON:HL). The company has market cap of 1.56 billion GBP. Lazard Asset Management Ltd Co, New York-based fund reported 1,180 shares. Comerica Bank & Trust invested in 13,854 shares. Dimensional Fund Advsrs L P holds 937,837 shares or 0% of its portfolio.

Maverick Capital Ltd decreased Anheuser Busch Inbev Sa/Nv (BUD) stake by 15.35% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Moreover, First Mercantile has 0.02% invested in Tetra Tech, Inc. It also upped Texas Instrs Inc (NASDAQ:TXN) stake by 14,140 shares and now owns 50,300 shares. United Cap Financial Advisers has invested 0.01% of its portfolio in Avery Dennison Corp (NYSE:AVY). 301,467 are owned by Schwab Charles Mgmt Inc. (NASDAQ:TTEK) for 400,990 shares. Baillie Gifford & holds 0.02% or 1.24 million shares. Maher Sean M sold $63,163 worth of stock or 10,204 shares. On Tuesday, May 9 the insider Heinson Christopher sold $174,521.

About 1.90M shares traded or 211.93% up from the average. $779,651 worth of Tetra Tech, Inc. It increased, as 9 investors sold Restore PLC shares while 25 reduced holdings.

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