Analysts Set Capricorn Energy PLC (LON:CNE) PT at GBX 223.86

Capricorn Energy PLC (LON:CNEGet Rating) has earned an average rating of “Buy” from the seven brokerages that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. Three equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold recommendation and four have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 1 year price objective among analysts that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 223.86 ($2.92).

CNE has been the topic of several research reports. JPMorgan Chase & Co. boosted their target price on Capricorn Energy from GBX 221 ($2.88) to GBX 227 ($2.96) and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research note on Friday, February 25th. Canaccord Genuity Group boosted their price target on shares of Capricorn Energy from GBX 235 ($3.06) to GBX 260 ($3.39) and gave the company a “speculative buy” rating in a research report on Thursday, April 7th. Barclays lifted their target price on shares of Capricorn Energy from GBX 245 ($3.19) to GBX 285 ($3.71) and gave the company an “overweight” rating in a research report on Wednesday, April 6th. Finally, Berenberg Bank cut their target price on Capricorn Energy from GBX 220 ($2.87) to GBX 215 ($2.80) and set a “hold” rating for the company in a research note on Wednesday, March 9th.

CNE stock opened at GBX 200.20 ($2.61) on Friday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 10.05, a quick ratio of 8.61 and a current ratio of 8.71. The business has a 50-day simple moving average of GBX 209.49 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of GBX 195.94. Capricorn Energy has a 52-week low of GBX 122 ($1.59) and a 52-week high of GBX 231.20 ($3.01). The company has a market capitalization of £992.14 million and a P/E ratio of 1.51.

In related news, insider Simon Thomson sold 451,560 shares of Capricorn Energy stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, April 6th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 223 ($2.91), for a total transaction of £1,006,978.80 ($1,312,195.47).

About Capricorn Energy (Get Rating)

Capricorn Energy PLC operates as an independent oil and gas exploration, development, and production company. The company holds a portfolio of exploration, development, and production assets in the United Kingdom, Israel, Egypt, Mauritania, Mexico, and Suriname. Its activities focused in North West Europe, North and West Africa, and Latin America.

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