Capita PLC (LON:CPI)‘s stock had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by investment analysts at Shore Capital in a note issued to investors on Thursday.
Other research analysts have also recently issued research reports about the company. Peel Hunt restated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 979 ($12.78) price target on shares of Capita PLC in a research note on Thursday. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. restated a “sell” rating and issued a GBX 894 ($11.67) price target on shares of Capita PLC in a research note on Monday, June 27th. BNP Paribas restated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 950 ($12.40) price target on shares of Capita PLC in a research note on Monday, September 26th. Credit Suisse Group AG cut Capita PLC to a “neutral” rating and decreased their price target for the stock from GBX 1,250 ($16.32) to GBX 900 ($11.75) in a research note on Tuesday, June 28th. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a “neutral” rating on shares of Capita PLC in a research note on Wednesday, June 29th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. Capita PLC presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 1,074.31 ($14.02).
Capita PLC (LON:CPI) opened at 671.00 on Thursday. The stock’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 995.61 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 1,009.99. Capita PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 652.00 and a 1-year high of GBX 1,306.00. The company’s market cap is GBX 4.46 billion.
The firm also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Wednesday, November 30th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 20th will be given a GBX 11.10 ($0.14) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, October 20th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.14%.
In other Capita PLC news, insider Nick Greatorex acquired 1,461 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Friday, September 30th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 679 ($8.86) per share, for a total transaction of £9,920.19 ($12,948.95). Also, insider Ian Powell acquired 2,000 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, September 29th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 699 ($9.12) per share, for a total transaction of £13,980 ($18,248.27).
About Capita PLC
Capita PLC is a United Kingdom-based company, which creates and delivers services in business process management. The Company’s segments include Digital & Software Solutions, Integrated Services, Local Government, Property & Health, Workplace Services, IT Enterprise Services, Asset Services, Customer Management, Capita Europe and Insurance & Benefits Services.
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