Analysts Set Aggreko plc (LON:AGK) PT at GBX 837.14

Shares of Aggreko plc (LON:AGK) have earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the nine ratings firms that are currently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, one has assigned a hold rating and four have given a buy rating to the company. The average 1-year price target among brokers that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 845.56 ($11.12).

A number of equities analysts recently commented on AGK shares. Peel Hunt restated a “reduce” rating and set a GBX 700 ($9.21) target price on shares of Aggreko in a report on Friday, November 22nd. Credit Suisse Group upgraded Aggreko to an “outperform” rating and increased their price objective for the stock from GBX 750 ($9.87) to GBX 905 ($11.90) in a report on Tuesday, November 5th. Berenberg Bank decreased their price objective on Aggreko from GBX 770 ($10.13) to GBX 600 ($7.89) and set a “sell” rating for the company in a report on Friday, October 4th. UBS Group increased their price objective on Aggreko from GBX 640 ($8.42) to GBX 700 ($9.21) and gave the stock a “sell” rating in a report on Wednesday, January 8th. Finally, Peel Hunt reiterated a “reduce” rating and issued a GBX 700 ($9.21) price objective on shares of Aggreko in a report on Friday, November 22nd.

In other Aggreko news, insider Dame Nicola Brewer sold 1,450 shares of the stock in a transaction on Monday, December 16th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 851 ($11.19), for a total value of £12,339.50 ($16,231.91).

Shares of Aggreko stock traded up GBX 8.20 ($0.11) during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 869.20 ($11.43). 537,668 shares of the company’s stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,200,000. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 62.68, a quick ratio of 1.39 and a current ratio of 1.94. The company has a market cap of $2.23 billion and a PE ratio of 18.00. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 842.52 and a 200-day moving average of GBX 812.04. Aggreko has a 12 month low of GBX 693.20 ($9.12) and a 12 month high of GBX 868.60 ($11.43).

About Aggreko

Aggreko Plc supplies modular, mobile power, heating, cooling, and related services worldwide. The company operates in three segments: Rental Solutions, Power Solutions Industrial, and Power Solutions Utility. It offers power generation products, including diesel generators, G3+ generators, and gas generators, as well as Solar-diesel hybrid power plants; cooling systems, such as cooling towers, chillers, heat exchangers, and air handlers and conditioners; and desiccant and refrigerated dehumidifiers to prevent metal corrosion, aid processes, preserve equipment on cold stacked offshore rigs, reduce mold and mildew growth during production processes, and dry out water-damaged buildings, as well as to reduce drying times for concrete, insulation, and fireproofing.

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