Bunzl plc (LON:BNZL) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts

Shares of Bunzl plc (LON:BNZLGet Rating) have been given an average recommendation of “Hold” by the eight research firms that are covering the stock, Marketbeat reports. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, five have issued a hold recommendation and two have issued a buy recommendation on the company. The average 12-month price target among brokers that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 2,957 ($36.08).

BNZL has been the subject of several research reports. Barclays restated an “equal weight” rating and issued a GBX 2,935 ($35.81) price target on shares of Bunzl in a research note on Friday, October 21st. Royal Bank of Canada restated a “sector perform” rating and issued a GBX 2,800 ($34.17) price target on shares of Bunzl in a research note on Thursday, January 5th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a “neutral” rating on shares of Bunzl in a research note on Wednesday, October 12th. Finally, Shore Capital restated a “buy” rating on shares of Bunzl in a research note on Wednesday, January 4th.

Bunzl Stock Up 0.2 %

Bunzl stock opened at GBX 2,924 ($35.68) on Friday. Bunzl has a fifty-two week low of GBX 2,542 ($31.02) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 3,249 ($39.65). The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 121.17, a quick ratio of 0.73 and a current ratio of 1.24. The firm has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 2,941.84 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 2,911.01. The company has a market capitalization of £9.87 billion and a PE ratio of 2,182.09.

Bunzl Company Profile

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Bunzl plc operates as a distribution and services company in the North America, Continental Europe, the United Kingdom, Ireland, and internationally. The company offers food packaging, films, labels, cleaning and hygiene supplies, and personal protection equipment to grocery stores, supermarkets, and convenience stores.

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