JD Sports Fashion (LON:JD) had its price target boosted by UBS Group from GBX 700 ($9.15) to GBX 790 ($10.32) in a report issued on Friday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. UBS Group currently has a buy rating on the stock.
Other equities analysts have also issued reports about the stock. Peel Hunt reissued a buy rating and set a GBX 650 ($8.49) price target on shares of JD Sports Fashion in a research report on Wednesday, July 3rd. Berenberg Bank raised their price target on shares of JD Sports Fashion from GBX 700 ($9.15) to GBX 800 ($10.45) and gave the stock a buy rating in a research report on Tuesday, September 10th. Peel Hunt reaffirmed a buy rating and set a GBX 700 ($9.15) price objective (up previously from GBX 650 ($8.49)) on shares of JD Sports Fashion in a research note on Monday, September 9th. Shore Capital reaffirmed a buy rating on shares of JD Sports Fashion in a research note on Tuesday, September 10th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group raised their price objective on shares of JD Sports Fashion from GBX 680 ($8.89) to GBX 786 ($10.27) and gave the stock an outperform rating in a research note on Thursday. Seven analysts have rated the stock with a buy rating, The stock presently has an average rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 745.20 ($9.74).
JD opened at GBX 728.80 ($9.52) on Friday. JD Sports Fashion has a 12-month low of GBX 318.50 ($4.16) and a 12-month high of GBX 653.20 ($8.54). The company has a current ratio of 1.32, a quick ratio of 0.37 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 11.70. The firm has a market capitalization of $7.09 billion and a PE ratio of 27.09. The firm has a 50 day moving average of GBX 618.34 and a two-hundred day moving average of GBX 578.33.
In other news, insider Peter Alan Cowgill acquired 15,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction dated Thursday, July 25th. The shares were acquired at an average price of GBX 613 ($8.01) per share, with a total value of £91,950 ($120,148.96).
JD Sports Fashion Company Profile
JD Sports Fashion Plc engages in the retail of branded sports fashionwear, and outdoor clothing and equipment for kids, women, and men. It operates through Sports Fashion and Outdoor segments. The company retails sports and fashion clothing, footwear, equipment, and sports and leisure goods, as well as distributes sports clothing and accessories, footwear and apparel, and rugby clothing and accessories.
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