Analysts at RBC Capital Markets Maintained their “Sector Performer” rating for Debenhams PLC (LON:DEB) with GBX 42.00 Price Objective; El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. (LOCO) Covered By 4 Bullish Analysts Last Week

January 4, 2018 - By Jerrie Dane

In an analyst note sent to clients and investors on Thursday, 4 January, Debenhams PLC (LON:DEB) stock had its “Sector Performer” Rating kept by equity analysts at RBC Capital Markets. They currently have a GBX 42.00 TP on company. RBC Capital Markets’s target means a potential upside of 41.13% from the company’s last stock close price.

Among 9 analysts covering El Pollo Loco (NASDAQ:LOCO), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 44% are positive. El Pollo Loco had 22 analyst reports since August 18, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Sidoti initiated the stock with “Buy” rating in Wednesday, January 13 report. The rating was downgraded by Robert W. Baird on Friday, November 13 to “Neutral”. As per Friday, August 28, the company rating was upgraded by Stifel Nicolaus. The company was initiated on Thursday, October 8 by Suntrust Robinson. The stock has “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, October 10. The stock of El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOCO) has “Buy” rating given on Thursday, October 8 by SunTrust. The stock of El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOCO) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Tuesday, June 13. On Monday, August 17 the stock rating was downgraded by Zacks to “Buy”. The rating was downgraded by SunTrust on Wednesday, April 27 to “Neutral”. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, November 2 by SunTrust. See El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOCO) latest ratings:

22/12/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $14.0 Maintain
02/11/2017 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Hold New Target: $12.0 Maintain
03/11/2017 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Neutral Old Target: $15 New Target: $12 Maintain
10/10/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $15.0 Maintain
17/09/2017 Broker: Robert W. Baird Rating: Hold New Target: $15.0 Maintain
22/08/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $15.0 Maintain
07/08/2017 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Equal-Weight Old Target: $14 New Target: $13 Maintain
19/07/2017 Broker: Jefferies Rating: Buy New Target: $15.0000 Maintain

The stock decreased 15.96% or GBX 5.68 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 29.9. About 31.70M shares traded or 662.90% up from the average. Debenhams plc (LON:DEB) has 0.00% since January 4, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Debenhams plc, through its subsidiaries, operates and franchises a range of department stores in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, Denmark, and internationally. The company has market cap of 367.04 million GBP. The firm offers products in the categories of womenÂ’s wear, menÂ’s wear, childrenÂ’s wear, lingerie, accessories, beauty, home, and others. It has a 7.47 P/E ratio. The Company’s principal brands include The Collection, Mantaray, Maine New England, and Red Herring.

Among 22 analysts covering Debenhams PLC (LON:DEB), 3 have Buy rating, 8 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 14% are positive. Debenhams PLC has GBX 105 highest and GBX 25 lowest target. GBX 52.68’s average target is 76.19% above currents GBX 29.9 stock price. Debenhams PLC had 185 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by HSBC with “Reduce” on Friday, January 13. Investec maintained Debenhams plc (LON:DEB) rating on Friday, March 4. Investec has “Hold” rating and GBX 70 target. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, April 20 by Peel Hunt. Liberum Capital maintained the stock with “Sell” rating in Tuesday, October 27 report. As per Wednesday, August 31, the company rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Tuesday, July 5 with “Hold”. Berenberg maintained Debenhams plc (LON:DEB) rating on Thursday, September 3. Berenberg has “Hold” rating and GBX 100 target. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, December 14 report. RBC Capital Markets maintained the shares of DEB in report on Monday, January 18 with “Outperform” rating. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, June 28 with “Hold”.

El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc., through its wholly-owned subsidiary, El Pollo Loco, Inc., develops, franchises, licenses, and operates quick-service restaurants under the El Pollo Loco name in the United States. The company has market cap of $417.45 million. As of September 21, 2017, it had approximately 470 company-owned and franchised restaurants in Arizona, California, Nevada, Texas, and Utah. It has a 46.96 P/E ratio. The firm was formerly known as Chicken Acquisition Corp. and changed its name to El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. in April 2014.

The stock increased 5.88% or $0.6 during the last trading session, reaching $10.8. About 709,675 shares traded or 126.47% up from the average. El Pollo Loco Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:LOCO) has risen 28.29% since January 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 11.59% the S&P500.