Capita PLC (LON:CPI) hit a new 52-week high on Monday . The stock traded as high as GBX 175.05 ($2.29) and last traded at GBX 171.15 ($2.24), with a volume of 1682332 shares changing hands. The stock had previously closed at GBX 170.65 ($2.23).
Several equities analysts have recently issued reports on CPI shares. JPMorgan Chase & Co. decreased their price target on Capita from GBX 150 ($1.96) to GBX 140 ($1.83) and set a “neutral” rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday, August 15th. Peel Hunt reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Capita in a research note on Thursday, August 1st. Royal Bank of Canada reiterated an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 200 ($2.61) price target on shares of Capita in a research note on Thursday, August 15th. Goldman Sachs Group upgraded Capita to a “buy” rating in a research note on Tuesday, September 3rd. Finally, Shore Capital lowered Capita to a “sell” rating in a research note on Monday, August 12th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The company has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of GBX 155.29 ($2.03).
The company has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 144.63 and a 200-day moving average price of GBX 124.29. The company has a current ratio of 0.64, a quick ratio of 0.64 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 2,850.07. The company has a market cap of $2.85 billion and a P/E ratio of 12.58.
Capita Company Profile (LON:CPI)
Capita plc provides customer management, administration, and professional support services to clients in the private and public sectors. The company offers automation, business transformation, customer management, data and analytics, digital transformation, government, IT and networks, people, and software solutions and services, as well as specialist services, such as intelligent communications, financial, legal, travel and event, start-up development, property and infrastructure, procurement, and translation and interpreting, and workplace technology services.
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