Vesuvius (LON:VSVS) Earns Buy Rating from Peel Hunt

Peel Hunt restated their buy rating on shares of Vesuvius (LON:VSVS) in a research note released on Monday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.

Several other analysts also recently issued reports on the company. Numis Securities reissued a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,800 ($23.52) price target on shares of in a report on Monday, June 3rd. Deutsche Bank reissued a buy rating and issued a $18.00 price target on shares of STMicroelectronics in a report on Monday, April 15th. Goldman Sachs Group downgraded EXPERIAN PLC/ADR from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a report on Wednesday, July 10th. Morgan Stanley raised their price target on Visa from $175.00 to $191.00 and gave the stock an overweight rating in a report on Thursday, July 11th. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada initiated coverage on Avantor in a report on Tuesday, June 11th. They issued an outperform rating and a $22.00 price target on the stock. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, five have assigned a buy rating and one has assigned a strong buy rating to the company. Vesuvius presently has a consensus rating of Buy and a consensus price target of GBX 673.80 ($8.80).

Shares of LON VSVS opened at GBX 515.50 ($6.74) on Monday. The company has a market cap of $1.41 billion and a P/E ratio of 10.11. Vesuvius has a 12-month low of GBX 469.40 ($6.13) and a 12-month high of GBX 663 ($8.66). The company has a current ratio of 2.35, a quick ratio of 1.68 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 41.51. The business has a 50 day moving average of GBX 526.42.

About Vesuvius

Vesuvius plc provides engineering services and solutions principally to steel and foundry industries worldwide. It operates in two segments, Steel and Foundry. The company offers foundry consumables and equipment, including binders, melt shop refractories, coatings, filtration and gating systems, metallurgical and pouring control systems, feeding systems, die dressings and coatings, melt treatment products, crucibles, and ceramics for the iron, steel, and nonferrous foundries.

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