London Stock Exchange Group (LON:LSEG) Earns Overweight Rating from Barclays

London Stock Exchange Group (LON:LSEGGet Rating)‘s stock had its “overweight” rating restated by stock analysts at Barclays in a note issued to investors on Monday, Marketbeat.com reports. They presently have a GBX 9,200 ($113.43) price target on the stock. Barclays‘s price objective would indicate a potential upside of 28.60% from the stock’s current price.

A number of other analysts have also recently issued reports on the stock. Berenberg Bank restated a “buy” rating and set a £100 ($123.29) target price on shares of London Stock Exchange Group in a research note on Wednesday, April 27th. Morgan Stanley restated an “overweight” rating on shares of London Stock Exchange Group in a research note on Wednesday, February 9th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft restated a “hold” rating and set a GBX 7,500 ($92.47) target price on shares of London Stock Exchange Group in a research note on Friday, March 4th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a £103 ($126.99) price objective on shares of London Stock Exchange Group in a research note on Friday. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have issued a buy rating to the stock. Based on data from MarketBeat.com, London Stock Exchange Group has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 9,092.50 ($112.10).

Shares of LSEG opened at GBX 7,154 ($88.20) on Monday. The firm has a 50-day moving average of GBX 7,824.28 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 7,273.66. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 32.80, a current ratio of 1.00 and a quick ratio of 0.01. The company has a market cap of £36.76 billion and a PE ratio of 12.38. London Stock Exchange Group has a one year low of GBX 6,230 ($76.81) and a one year high of GBX 8,546 ($105.36).

In other news, insider David Schwimmer sold 2,799 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, March 22nd. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 7,772 ($95.82), for a total value of £217,538.28 ($268,201.55). Also, insider Kathleen DeRose purchased 220 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, March 3rd. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 6,932 ($85.46) per share, for a total transaction of £15,250.40 ($18,802.12).

London Stock Exchange Group Company Profile (Get Rating)

London Stock Exchange Group plc engages in the market infrastructure business primarily in the United Kingdom, the United States, other European countries, Asia, and internationally. The company operates through three segments: Data & Analytics, Capital Markets, and Post Trade. It operates a range of international equity, fixed income, exchange-traded funds/exchange-trading, and foreign exchange markets, including London Stock Exchange, AIM, Turquoise, CurveGlobal, FXall, and Tradeweb.

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