4.18% to Target, Peel Hunt Reaffirms Buy Rating for Bodycote PLC (LON:BOY) Stock; AGT Food and Ingredients Inc. (TSE:AGT) Covered By 3 Bullish Analysts Last Week

February 20, 2018 - By Danny Collins

Equities researchers at Peel Hunt have GBX 965.00 target price on Bodycote PLC (LON:BOY). Peel Hunt’s target price suggests a potential upside of 4.18% from the company’s last stock price. The rating was released in an analyst note on 20 February.

Among 5 analysts covering AGT Food and Ingredients Inc (TSE:AGT), 3 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 2 Hold. Therefore 60% are positive. AGT Food and Ingredients Inc had 29 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of AGT Food and Ingredients Inc. (TSE:AGT) has “Sector Perform” rating given on Thursday, December 22 by Scotia Capital. The rating was upgraded by Raymond James to “Outperform” on Tuesday, October 6. The rating was downgraded by Raymond James on Friday, March 24 to “Outperform”. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Friday, July 24 by Raymond James. The company was maintained on Friday, April 28 by BMO Capital Markets. The company was maintained on Friday, March 31 by Raymond James. Raymond James maintained it with “Strong Buy” rating and $46 target in Monday, February 27 report. On Monday, January 25 the stock rating was downgraded by Raymond James to “Market Perform”. The firm earned “Market Perform” rating on Monday, May 15 by Raymond James. The stock of AGT Food and Ingredients Inc. (TSE:AGT) earned “Sector Perform” rating by IBC on Friday, May 13. See AGT Food and Ingredients Inc. (TSE:AGT) latest ratings:

07/11/2017 Broker: BMO Capital Markets Rating: Old Target: $35.00 New Target: $27.50 Target Down
07/11/2017 Broker: IBC Rating: Old Target: $28.00 New Target: $24.00 Target Down
07/11/2017 Broker: National Bank Canada Rating: Outperform Old Target: $33.00 New Target: $25.00 Target Down
07/11/2017 Broker: Raymond James Rating: Market Perform Old Target: $30.00 New Target: $22.00 Target Down
07/11/2017 Broker: Scotia Capital Rating: Sector Perform Old Target: $23.00 New Target: $21.50 Target Down
13/10/2017 Broker: IBC Rating: Old Target: $32.00 New Target: $28.00 Target Down

The stock decreased 0.65% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $19.85. About 40,603 shares traded. AGT Food and Ingredients Inc. (TSE:AGT) has 0.00% since February 20, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

AGT Food and Ingredients Inc. produces and exports pulses, staple foods, and food ingredients worldwide. The company has market cap of $481.10 million. It operates through three divisions: Pulse and Grain Processing; Food Ingredients and Packaged Foods; and Bulk Handling and Distribution. It currently has negative earnings. The firm offers lentils, peas, chickpeas, beans, popcorn, canary seed, flax and other specialty seeds.

The stock increased 1.76% or GBX 16 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 926.5. About 46,641 shares traded. Bodycote plc (LON:BOY) has 0.00% since February 20, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Among 22 analysts covering Bodycote PLC (LON:BOY), 14 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 64% are positive. Bodycote PLC has GBX 1105 highest and GBX 500 lowest target. GBX 813’s average target is -12.25% below currents GBX 926.5 stock price. Bodycote PLC had 157 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Monday, September 28 by JP Morgan. Jefferies maintained it with “Buy” rating and GBX 645 target in Friday, April 1 report. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Tuesday, November 17. On Wednesday, January 20 the stock rating was maintained by Panmure Gordon with “Buy”. J.P. Morgan maintained it with “Underweight” rating and GBX 510 target in Monday, January 4 report. HSBC initiated Bodycote plc (LON:BOY) on Wednesday, December 2 with “Buy” rating. The firm has “Sector Perform” rating given on Tuesday, October 20 by RBC Capital Markets. HSBC maintained the shares of BOY in report on Thursday, April 6 with “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Tuesday, January 26 with “Buy”. The stock has “Outperform” rating by Credit Suisse on Friday, October 28.