Liberum Capital upgraded shares of Oxford Instruments (LON:OXIG) to a buy rating in a research report released on Friday morning. Liberum Capital currently has GBX 1,100 ($14.92) price objective on the stock.
Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the company. Peel Hunt restated a hold rating and set a GBX 1,020 ($13.83) target price on shares of Oxford Instruments in a research report on Tuesday, November 14th. Shore Capital restated a hold rating on shares of Oxford Instruments in a research report on Monday, November 13th. Berenberg Bank raised their target price on Oxford Instruments from GBX 700 ($9.49) to GBX 1,050 ($14.24) and gave the company a hold rating in a research report on Thursday, November 30th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an overweight rating and set a GBX 1,180 ($16.00) target price on shares of Oxford Instruments in a research report on Wednesday, November 15th. Finally, Barclays dropped their target price on Oxford Instruments from GBX 1,145 ($15.53) to GBX 1,090 ($14.78) and set an overweight rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, December 18th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have given a hold rating and five have issued a buy rating to the company. Oxford Instruments presently has a consensus rating of Hold and a consensus price target of GBX 1,046.88 ($14.20).
Shares of Oxford Instruments (LON OXIG) opened at GBX 954.50 ($12.94) on Friday. Oxford Instruments has a 12-month low of GBX 700 ($9.49) and a 12-month high of GBX 1,174 ($15.92). The company has a market capitalization of $547.64 and a PE ratio of -3,671.15.
The company also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, April 6th. Investors of record on Thursday, February 22nd will be issued a GBX 3.70 ($0.05) dividend. This represents a yield of 0.38%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, February 22nd.
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About Oxford Instruments
Oxford Instruments plc is a provider of technology tools and systems for industry and research. The Company operates through two segments: Nanotechnology Tools and Service. The Nanotechnology Tools segment offers technology products serving research customers in both the public and private sectors. The Service segment contains the Company’s service, rental and refurbished asset sales business.
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