A number of other equities research analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Barclays upgraded shares of Capita to an overweight rating and cut their price target for the company from GBX 200 ($2.61) to GBX 160 ($2.09) in a report on Friday, February 15th. Peel Hunt cut their price target on shares of Capita from GBX 148 ($1.93) to GBX 127 ($1.66) and set a hold rating on the stock in a report on Tuesday, January 22nd. Goldman Sachs Group increased their price target on shares of Capita from GBX 130 ($1.70) to GBX 155 ($2.03) and gave the company a neutral rating in a report on Monday, January 21st. Finally, Shore Capital reiterated a hold rating on shares of Capita in a report on Friday, March 8th. Eight analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the stock. The company currently has an average rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 166.83 ($2.18).
LON:CPI opened at GBX 122.15 ($1.60) on Wednesday. Capita has a 52 week low of GBX 78.69 ($1.03) and a 52 week high of GBX 173.85 ($2.27). The company has a market cap of $1.95 billion and a PE ratio of -15.27.
Capita plc provides customer management, administration, and professional support services to clients in the private and public sectors. The company offers business process management, business transformation, corporate and administration, customer management, digital and software solution, financial, HR and recruitment, information technology, legal, procurement, property and infrastructure, start-up development, and travel and event services.
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