Shaftesbury (LON:SHB) Stock Rating Reconfirmed by Liberum Capital; The GBX 1075.00 Target Indicates 13.37% Potential; Despegar Common (DESP) Sellers Decreased By 4.59% Their Shorts

February 9, 2018 - By Martha Paddon

Despegar Common Corporation (NYSE:DESP) had a decrease of 4.59% in short interest. DESP’s SI was 2.45M shares in February as released by FINRA. Its down 4.59% from 2.56M shares previously. With 324,100 avg volume, 8 days are for Despegar Common Corporation (NYSE:DESP)’s short sellers to cover DESP’s short positions. The stock decreased 2.41% or $0.71 during the last trading session, reaching $28.79. About 151,529 shares traded., Corp. (NYSE:DESP) has 0.00% since February 9, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

In analysts report revealed to investors and clients on Friday, 9 February, Shaftesbury (LON:SHB) stock “Hold” was reaffirmed by Analysts at Liberum Capital. They currently have a GBX 1075.00 target price per share on the stock. Liberum Capital’s target price per share means a potential upside of 13.37% from the company’s previous stock close., Corp., an online travel company, provides a range of travel and travel-related products through its Website and mobile apps in Latin America. The company has market cap of $1.99 billion. The firm offers airline tickets, packages, hotels, and other travel-related products under the Despegar and Decolar brands, which enable clients to find, compare, plan, and purchase travel products. It has a 50.42 P/E ratio. It provides a technology platform for its travel suppliers to manage and distribute their products.

Shaftesbury PLC, a real estate investment trust, engages in the investment, ownership, and lease of properties in London, the United Kingdom. The company has market cap of 2.92 billion GBP. The firm owns and leases shops, restaurants and leisure space, offices, and residential properties. It has a 8.82 P/E ratio. The Company’s property portfolio comprises approximately 453,000 square feet of restaurants, bars, and leisure spaces; and 394,000 square feet of retail accommodation, 424,000 square feet of offices, and 345 apartments covering 233,000 square feet.

Among 17 analysts covering Shaftesbury (LON:SHB), 3 have Buy rating, 5 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 18% are positive. Shaftesbury has GBX 1150 highest and GBX 760 lowest target. GBX 968.35’s average target is 1.72% above currents GBX 952 stock price. Shaftesbury had 152 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Equal-Weight” rating given on Friday, January 13 by Barclays Capital. The rating was maintained by Canaccord Genuity with “Hold” on Friday, December 22. As per Thursday, January 5, the company rating was maintained by Liberum Capital. Jefferies maintained Shaftesbury PLC (LON:SHB) rating on Monday, November 30. Jefferies has “Hold” rating and GBX 1000 target. The firm has “Overweight” rating by JP Morgan given on Wednesday, May 24. Jefferies maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Monday, December 14 report. The company was downgraded on Wednesday, February 8 by Barclays Capital. JP Morgan maintained the shares of SHB in report on Thursday, July 21 with “Overweight” rating. HSBC maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Friday, September 30 report. The stock of Shaftesbury PLC (LON:SHB) earned “Neutral” rating by Goldman Sachs on Friday, May 12.

The stock increased 0.63% or GBX 6 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 952. About 52,777 shares traded. Shaftesbury PLC (LON:SHB) has 0.00% since February 9, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.