AJ Bell’s (AJB) “Underweight” Rating Reaffirmed at Barclays

AJ Bell (LON:AJBGet Rating)‘s stock had its “underweight” rating reiterated by equities research analysts at Barclays in a research report issued on Monday, Marketbeat Ratings reports. They presently have a GBX 320 ($3.95) price objective on the stock. Barclays‘s target price would suggest a potential upside of 25.41% from the stock’s previous close.

A number of other research analysts also recently issued reports on AJB. Berenberg Bank reduced their price objective on AJ Bell from GBX 400 ($4.93) to GBX 300 ($3.70) and set a “hold” rating for the company in a research note on Monday, April 25th. Royal Bank of Canada restated a “sector perform” rating and issued a GBX 405 ($4.99) price objective on shares of AJ Bell in a research note on Thursday, March 24th. Finally, Shore Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of AJ Bell in a research note on Thursday, April 21st. Two analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have assigned a hold rating and two have given a buy rating to the company. According to MarketBeat.com, the company has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 377 ($4.65).

Shares of LON:AJB opened at GBX 255.16 ($3.15) on Monday. The company has a market cap of £1.05 billion and a P/E ratio of 23.85. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 11.93, a current ratio of 8.22 and a quick ratio of 7.88. The company has a fifty day simple moving average of GBX 290.84. AJ Bell has a 1 year low of GBX 242.80 ($2.99) and a 1 year high of GBX 452.40 ($5.58).

AJ Bell Company Profile (Get Rating)

AJ Bell plc, through its subsidiaries, operates investment platforms in the United Kingdom. The company offers AJ Bell Investcentre, which provides a suite of products, services, investment solutions, and online tools for regulated financial advisers and wealth managers to help them manage retail customers' portfolio; and AJ Bell Youinvest, an investment platform proposition that include investment solutions through in-house funds, ready-made portfolios, and guidance through the AJ Bell funds list to execution-only retail customers, as well as cash savings solutions.

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