Imperial Brands Plc (LON:IMB) “Buy” Rating Reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank; The Target Price per Share is GBX 3400.00; Hunting plc (LON:HTG) Had 8 Analysts Last Week

February 14, 2018 - By Annabelle Johnson

In a research report sent to clients and investors on 14 February, Imperial Brands Plc (LON:IMB) stock “Buy” was reaffirmed at Deutsche Bank. They currently have a GBX 3400.00 TP on the stock. Deutsche Bank’s TP gives a potential upside of 29.61% from the company’s last stock close price.

Among 18 analysts covering Hunting PLC (LON:HTG), 8 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 44% are positive. Hunting PLC had 152 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. As per Friday, January 19, the company rating was maintained by Kepler Cheuvreux. The stock of Hunting plc (LON:HTG) has “Equal Weight” rating given on Wednesday, November 4 by Barclays Capital. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, September 1 report. The stock of Hunting plc (LON:HTG) earned “Buy” rating by Goldman Sachs on Wednesday, February 8. The firm has “Sell” rating given on Thursday, November 5 by Canaccord Genuity. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, August 25 by Deutsche Bank. As per Tuesday, September 6, the company rating was maintained by JP Morgan. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Monday, March 7 by Liberum Capital. The rating was maintained by Investec on Tuesday, March 8 with “Hold”. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Monday, April 10 by Goldman Sachs. See Hunting plc (LON:HTG) latest ratings:

02/02/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Neutral Old Target: GBX 531.00 New Target: GBX 591.00 Maintain
01/02/2018 Broker: Goldman Sachs Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 704.00 New Target: GBX 792.30 Maintain
19/01/2018 Broker: Kepler Cheuvreux Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 640.00 New Target: GBX 710.00 Maintain
17/01/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 650.00 New Target: GBX 650.00 Maintain
16/01/2018 Broker: Morgan Stanley Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 450.00 New Target: GBX 860.00 Upgrade
15/01/2018 Broker: Numis Securities Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 816.00 New Target: GBX 816.00 Maintain
11/01/2018 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Outperform Old Target: GBX 625.00 New Target: GBX 700.00 Maintain
10/01/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 530.00 New Target: GBX 650.00 Downgrade
19/12/2017 Broker: RBC Capital Markets Rating: Outperform Old Target: GBX 650.00 New Target: GBX 680.00 Maintain
18/12/2017 Broker: Credit Suisse Rating: Outperform Old Target: GBX 625.00 New Target: GBX 625.00 Maintain

Hunting PLC manufactures, supplies, and distributes products that enable the extraction of gas and oil to upstream gas and oil companies worldwide. The company has market cap of 930.44 million GBP. The firm operates through Well Construction, Well Completion, Well Intervention, and Exploration and Production divisions. It currently has negative earnings. The Well Construction segment provides services and products for the drilling phase of gas and oil wells, as well as associated equipment used in the underground construction industry for telecommunication infrastructure build-out.

The stock increased 0.18% or GBX 1 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 569.5. About 67,889 shares traded. Hunting plc (LON:HTG) has 0.00% since February 14, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Imperial Brands PLC, together with its subsidiaries, makes, markets, and sells tobacco and tobacco-related products. The company has market cap of 24.85 billion GBP. It offers cigarettes, fine cut tobacco, papers, cigars, snus, and smokeless tobacco products. It has a 17.77 P/E ratio. The firm sells its products under the Davidoff, Gauloises Blondes, JPS, West, Fine, News, Winston, Bastos, Lambert & Butler, Parker & Simpson, Style, Gitanes, Golden Virginia, Drum, Route 66, Cohiba, Montecristo, Romeo Y Julieta, Backwoods, Skruf, and Rizla brand names in approximately 160 countries.