WH Smith (LON:SMWH) Rating Reaffirmed
Recently, In recent note published on Friday, 18 December, WH Smith (LON:SMWH) shares have had their “Outperform” Rating has reaffirmed by expert analysts at RBC Capital Markets, who currently has a GBX 1900 target on company. This target by RBC Capital Markets would indicate the possibile upside of 9.20% from the price per share.
From a total of 15 analysts covering WH Smith (LON:SMWH) stock, 0 rate it a ”Buy”, 0 a “Sell”, and 0 a ”Hold”. This means that NaN of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is GBX 1900 while the lowest target price is GBX 1200. The mean of all analyst targets is GBX 1629.2 with a -4.30% below today’s (GBX 1729) stock price. WH Smith was the topic of 43 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Investec maintained shares on December 15 with “Buy” rating. Numis Securities downgraded shares to “Reduce” rating and GBX 1500 target share price in a report from an October 29. RBC Capital Markets maintained SMWH stock in a recent report from December 7 with “Outperform” rating. Canaccord Genuity maintained the rating on October 20. Canaccord Genuity has a “Hold” rating and a GBX 1660 price target on shares. Finally, Liberum Capital maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in a report issued on a November 30.
Approximately 101,746 shares of stock traded hands. WH Smith Plc (LON:SMWH) has risen 16.44% since May 21, 2015 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 20.25% the S&P500.
WH Smith PLC is a United Kingdom-based retail company. The company has a market cap of 1.97 billion GBP. The Firm operates through two divisions, namely, High Street and Travel. It has 20.2 P/E ratio. The Company’s Travel business sells its products to cater for people on the move or in need of a convenience offer.