Genus plc (LON:GNS) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Analysts

Genus plc (LON:GNSGet Rating) has received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the seven brokerages that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat reports. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have given a buy rating to the company. The average 12-month price target among brokers that have updated their coverage on the stock in the last year is GBX 5,391.43 ($68.21).

Separately, Peel Hunt reiterated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 4,500 ($56.93) target price on shares of Genus in a research note on Tuesday, April 12th.

Shares of GNS stock opened at GBX 2,704 ($34.21) on Wednesday. The company has a current ratio of 1.77, a quick ratio of 1.13 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 37.36. The stock has a market capitalization of £1.78 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 48.22. Genus has a twelve month low of GBX 2,186 ($27.66) and a twelve month high of GBX 6,310 ($79.83). The stock has a fifty day simple moving average of GBX 2,643.65 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of GBX 3,613.56.

Genus Company Profile (Get Rating)

Genus plc operates as an animal genetics company in North America, Latin America, the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, the Middle East, Russia, Africa, and Asia. The company operates through three segments: Genus PIC, Genus ABS, and Genus Research and Development. It sells sows, boars, and semen to breed pigs with various characteristics for pork production under the PIC brand.

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