Capita PLC (LON:CPI) Receives Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” from Analysts

Capita PLC (LON:CPI) has received an average rating of “Hold” from the nine brokerages that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have assigned a hold recommendation and five have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 1-year price target among analysts that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 165 ($2.16).

CPI has been the topic of a number of analyst reports. Deutsche Bank upped their price objective on Capita from GBX 120 ($1.57) to GBX 140 ($1.83) and gave the stock a “hold” rating in a research note on Monday, November 4th. Shore Capital cut shares of Capita to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, August 12th. Royal Bank of Canada reissued an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 200 ($2.61) target price on shares of Capita in a research note on Thursday, August 15th. Peel Hunt restated a “hold” rating on shares of Capita in a report on Thursday, October 31st. Finally, Barclays reaffirmed an “overweight” rating on shares of Capita in a research report on Wednesday, November 27th.

CPI stock opened at GBX 157.95 ($2.06) on Tuesday. The company has a quick ratio of 0.64, a current ratio of 0.64 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2,850.07. The business has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 160.98 and a two-hundred day moving average price of GBX 132.12. The company has a market cap of $2.62 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 11.61. Capita has a twelve month low of GBX 98.66 ($1.29) and a twelve month high of GBX 179 ($2.34).

Capita Company Profile

Capita plc provides customer management, administration, and professional support services to clients in the private and public sectors. The company offers automation, business transformation, customer management, data and analytics, digital transformation, government, IT and networks, people, and software solutions and services, as well as specialist services, such as intelligent communications, financial, legal, travel and event, start-up development, property and infrastructure, procurement, and translation and interpreting, and workplace technology services.

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