Shares of Aggreko plc (LON:AGK) have received an average rating of “Hold” from the nine ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Four equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, two have given a hold recommendation and three have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average 12 month target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is GBX 845 ($11.04).
Several brokerages have recently issued reports on AGK. Credit Suisse Group reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of Aggreko in a research note on Wednesday, March 27th. Peel Hunt reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Hilton Food Group in a research note on Wednesday, March 27th. UBS Group upped their target price on shares of Willis Towers Watson from $202.00 to $220.00 and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Wednesday, July 10th. Finally, Jefferies Financial Group reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of COMPASS GRP PLC/S in a research note on Tuesday, April 9th.
Shares of AGK traded up GBX 1.40 ($0.02) during trading hours on Tuesday, reaching GBX 785.20 ($10.26). 490,535 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 1,200,000. The firm has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 792.67. The stock has a market cap of $2.01 billion and a P/E ratio of 15.99. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 56.40, a current ratio of 1.99 and a quick ratio of 1.48. Aggreko has a 12 month low of GBX 690.40 ($9.02) and a 12 month high of GBX 891.20 ($11.65).
In other Aggreko news, insider Stephen Beynon sold 6,164 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, May 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 848 ($11.08), for a total value of £52,270.72 ($68,300.95). Also, insider Peter Kennerley sold 10,210 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, June 14th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 782 ($10.22), for a total transaction of £79,842.20 ($104,327.98).
Aggreko Company Profile
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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