J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY) had its price target raised by equities research analysts at BNP Paribas from GBX 255 ($3.15) to GBX 260 ($3.21) in a research report issued on Friday. The firm currently has a “neutral” rating on the grocer’s stock. BNP Paribas’ target price suggests a potential downside of 5.21% from the company’s current price.
Other equities analysts also recently issued reports about the stock. Shore Capital reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of J Sainsbury plc in a research note on Thursday, March 16th. Barclays PLC restated an “equal weight” rating and issued a GBX 260 ($3.21) target price on shares of J Sainsbury plc in a research note on Thursday, January 5th. HSBC Holdings plc restated a “reduce” rating and issued a GBX 205 ($2.53) target price on shares of J Sainsbury plc in a research note on Tuesday, March 14th. Deutsche Bank AG restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 280 ($3.46) target price on shares of J Sainsbury plc in a research note on Thursday, January 5th. Finally, Jefferies Group LLC raised their target price on shares of J Sainsbury plc from GBX 250 ($3.09) to GBX 260 ($3.21) and gave the company a “hold” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 5th. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, ten have issued a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. J Sainsbury plc has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 253.93 ($3.14).
Shares of J Sainsbury plc (LON:SBRY) opened at 274.30 on Friday. The company’s market cap is GBX 5.36 billion. The stock’s 50 day moving average is GBX 265.58 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 250.54. J Sainsbury plc has a 12 month low of GBX 211.50 and a 12 month high of GBX 294.40.
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J Sainsbury plc Company Profile
J Sainsbury plc is engaged in grocery-related retailing and retail banking. The Company’s segments include Retailing; Financial services, and Property investments. The Retailing segment is engaged in the operation of supermarkets and convenience. The Financial services segment includes the operations of Sainsbury’s Bank plc (Sainsbury’s Bank).
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