Beaufort Securities Maintains Its “Buy” Rating on Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) Shares Today


Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) Rating Reaffirmed

Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) has had their stock rating maintained as a solid “Buy” by equity analysts at Beaufort Securities. This was announced in an analyst research report on Friday, 11 December.

From a total of 22 analysts covering Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) stock, 12 rate it a ”Buy”, 3 a “Sell”, and 8 a ”Hold”. This means that 52% of the ratings are positive. The highest target price is GBX 6105 while the lowest target price is GBX 4100. The mean of all analyst targets is GBX 5333.23 with a 18.75% above today’s (GBX 4465) stock price. Whitbread PLC was the topic of 65 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to the firm StockzIntelligence Inc. Shore Capital maintained shares on December 10 with “Hold” rating. Berenberg maintained shares with “Buy” rating and GBX 6000 target share price in a report from a December 8. Panmure Gordon maintained WTB stock in a recent report from December 10 with “Sell” rating. Barclays Capital downgraded the rating on December 4. Barclays Capital has a “Equal Weight” rating and a GBX 5200 price target on shares. Finally, Societe Generale maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in a report issued on a December 8.

Approximately 40,691 shares of stock traded hands. Whitbread plc (LON:WTB) has declined 14.93% since May 14, 2015 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 11.92% the S&P500.

Beaufort Securities Maintains Its

Whitbread PLC is a United Kingdom-based hospitality company. The company has a market cap of 8.36 billion GBP. The Firm operates hotels, coffee shops and restaurants. It has 21.63 P/E ratio. The Firm operates in two divisions: Hotels & Restaurants and Costa.