Experian plc (LON:EXPN) passed above its 200-day moving average during trading on Wednesday . The stock has a 200-day moving average of $2,445.12 and traded as high as $2,469.00. Experian shares last traded at $2,456.00, with a volume of 1,864,612 shares traded.
Several equities research analysts have weighed in on EXPN shares. Royal Bank of Canada started coverage on Experian in a report on Wednesday, October 23rd. They issued an “outperform” rating and a GBX 2,700 ($35.28) price objective for the company. Barclays reiterated an “overweight” rating on shares of Experian in a report on Wednesday, November 27th. Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Experian in a report on Thursday, November 7th. Goldman Sachs Group dropped their price objective on Experian from GBX 2,600 ($33.97) to GBX 2,500 ($32.67) and set a “neutral” rating for the company in a report on Monday, November 4th. Finally, UBS Group reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of Experian in a report on Friday, November 8th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and five have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 2,404.44 ($31.42).
The company has a current ratio of 0.44, a quick ratio of 0.44 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 188.52. The firm has a fifty day simple moving average of GBX 2,440.94 and a two-hundred day simple moving average of GBX 2,445.12. The firm has a market cap of $22.32 billion and a PE ratio of 30.78.
Experian Company Profile (LON:EXPN)
Experian plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an information services company. The company offers credit services, such as holding, protecting, and managing data that help businesses and organizations to lend, as well as prevent frauds. Its credit services also holds information of people and businesses that have repaid credit in the past; and provides credit reports used by various businesses, such as banks, automotive dealers, healthcare providers, and retailers.
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