Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)‘s stock had its “add” rating reiterated by Numis Securities Ltd in a report issued on Friday. They presently have a GBX 385 ($4.69) price objective on the stock. Numis Securities Ltd’s target price would indicate a potential upside of 5.45% from the company’s current price.

Other equities analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. HSBC reaffirmed a “buy” rating and set a GBX 425 ($5.18) target price on shares of Vesuvius Plc in a research note on Friday. Morgan Stanley lifted their target price on shares of Vesuvius Plc from GBX 350 ($4.27) to GBX 390 ($4.75) and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Friday, August 5th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. lifted their target price on shares of Vesuvius Plc from GBX 344 ($4.19) to GBX 377 ($4.59) and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Friday. Finally, BNP Paribas reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and set a GBX 390 ($4.75) target price on shares of Vesuvius Plc in a research note on Friday. Four analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, five have given a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 345.54 ($4.21).

Analyst Recommendations for Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS)

Vesuvius Plc (LON:VSVS) traded up 0.82% during midday trading on Friday, reaching GBX 368.10. 688,261 shares of the company were exchanged. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 992.77 million. Vesuvius Plc has a 52 week low of GBX 265.10 and a 52 week high of GBX 388.30. The firm has a 50-day moving average price of GBX 358.26 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 341.90.

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