Why Beaufort Securities Has Just Restated Their Hold Rating For Severn Trent PLC (LON:SVT) Shares


Severn Trent PLC (LON:SVT) Rating Reaffirmed

In a note revealed to clients and investors on Friday, 27 November, Severn Trent PLC (LON:SVT) shares had their Hold Rating reconfirmed by research analysts at Beaufort Securities.

From a total of 9 analysts covering Severn Trent PLC (LON:SVT) stock, 2 rate it a ”Buy”, 3 a “Sell”, and 4 a ”Hold”. This means that 22% of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is GBX 2350 while the lowest target price is GBX 1900. The mean of all analyst targets is GBX 2113.33 with a -4.37% below today’s (GBX 2210) stock price. Severn Trent PLC was the topic of 22 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. JP Morgan maintained shares on November 27 with “Overweight” rating. Goldman Sachs maintained shares with “Neutral” rating and GBX 2185 target share price in a report from a November 5. Deutsche Bank maintained SVT stock in a recent report from November 20 with “Buy” rating. HSBC maintained the rating on October 19. HSBC has a “Hold” rating and a GBX 2170 price target on shares. Finally, BNP Paribas downgraded the stock to “Underperform” rating in a report issued on a November 9.

Approximately 33,446 shares of stock traded hands. Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT) has risen 3.62% since April 30, 2015 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 4.98% the S&P500.

Why Beaufort Securities Has Just Restated Their Hold Rating For Severn Trent PLC (LON:SVT) Shares

Severn Trent Plc is a United Kingdom company, which treats and provides water and removes waste water in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company has a market cap of 5.22 billion GBP. The Firm operates through two divisions: Severn Trent Water and Severn Trent Services. It has 34.99 P/E ratio. Severn Trent Water provides high quality water and sewerage services to over 3.3 million households and businesses in the Midlands and mid-Wales.

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