Peel Hunt reissued their buy rating on shares of Vesuvius (LON:VSVS) in a report published on Thursday, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports.
Several other brokerages have also commented on VSVS. Jefferies Financial Group dropped their price objective on Vesuvius from GBX 480 ($5.91) to GBX 460 ($5.66) and set a buy rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, May 14th. Berenberg Bank reissued a buy rating on shares of Vesuvius in a report on Friday, July 3rd. Barclays reissued an equal weight rating on shares of Vesuvius in a report on Monday, July 6th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an overweight rating on shares of Vesuvius in a report on Wednesday, June 24th. Finally, Morgan Stanley dropped their price objective on Vesuvius from GBX 440 ($5.41) to GBX 420 ($5.17) and set an equal weight rating on the stock in a report on Thursday, May 14th. Three research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. The company has a consensus rating of Buy and an average target price of GBX 522.18 ($6.43).
Shares of VSVS stock opened at GBX 408 ($5.02) on Thursday. The stock has a 50 day moving average of GBX 389.02 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 395.22. The company has a current ratio of 1.70, a quick ratio of 1.22 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 42.62. The stock has a market cap of $1.11 billion and a P/E ratio of 13.78. Vesuvius has a twelve month low of GBX 3.85 ($0.05) and a twelve month high of GBX 540 ($6.65).
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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