JP Morgan Cazenove Maintains GBX 1800.00 Price Target On Close Brothers Group PLC (LON:CBG), Maintains Overweight Rating; 2 Analysts Covering Young & Co.'s Brewery, P.L.C. (LON:YNGA)

March 14, 2018 - By Danny Collins

Among 2 analysts covering Young & Co’s Brewery ‘a’ Shares (LON:YNGA), 2 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 0 Hold. Therefore 100% are positive. Young & Co’s Brewery ‘a’ Shares had 4 analyst reports since November 12, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Thursday, November 12 by Panmure Gordon. The company was maintained on Friday, November 13 by JP Morgan. On Tuesday, January 2 the stock rating was upgraded by JP Morgan to “Overweight”. See Young & Co.'s Brewery, P.L.C. (LON:YNGA) latest ratings:

02/01/2018 Broker: JP Morgan Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 1350.00 New Target: GBX 1500.00 Upgrade

Close Brothers Group PLC (LON:CBG) had its stock rating noted as Overweight by analysts at JP Morgan Cazenove. JP Morgan Cazenove currently has a GBX 1800.00 target price on the 2.29B GBP market cap company or 18.11% upside potential. This was revealed in analysts note on Wednesday morning.

Young & Co.Â’s Brewery, P.L.C. operates and manages pubs and hotels in the United Kingdom. The company has market cap of 662.94 million GBP. The firm operates through three divisions: YoungÂ’s Managed Houses, Geronimo Managed Houses, and Ram Pub Company. It has a 24.7 P/E ratio. It sells drinks and food, as well as provides accommodation services; and owns, leases, and sub leases its owned or leased pubs to third parties.

The stock increased 0.86% or GBX 12.3 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 1449.8. About 1,594 shares traded. Young & Co.'s Brewery, P.L.C. (LON:YNGA) has 0.00% since March 14, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Since September 15, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 10 insider sales for $11.88 million activity. $1.16M worth of Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) was sold by LAFITTE MICHAEL J. Frese Calvin W Jr also sold $283,538 worth of Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) shares. $2.25 million worth of Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) was sold by GROCH JAMES R. SULENTIC ROBERT E also sold $1.70 million worth of Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) on Friday, February 9. CONCANNON WILLIAM F sold 25,000 shares worth $975,493. MALEK FREDERIC V had sold 6,900 shares worth $298,644 on Monday, December 11. Shares for $866,400 were sold by KIRK J. CHRISTOPHER.

Among 18 analysts covering Close Brothers Group PLC (LON:CBG), 8 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 44% are positive. Close Brothers Group PLC has GBX 1844 highest and GBX 400 lowest target. GBX 1452.33’s average target is -4.51% below currents GBX 1521 stock price. Close Brothers Group PLC had 163 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, July 21 by Numis Securities. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Equal Weight” rating and GBX 1500 target in Wednesday, November 11 report. The stock of Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) has “Equal Weight” rating given on Tuesday, September 15 by Barclays Capital. Shore Capital maintained Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) on Friday, January 13 with “Hold” rating. The rating was maintained by Peel Hunt on Monday, February 15 with “Buy”. J.P. Morgan maintained Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) on Thursday, February 4 with “Overweight” rating. Barclays Capital maintained the shares of CBG in report on Wednesday, September 27 with “Equal Weight” rating. The company was maintained on Friday, July 24 by RBC Capital Markets. Shore Capital maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, November 19 report. Peel Hunt maintained Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) rating on Thursday, January 25. Peel Hunt has “Buy” rating and GBX 1600 target.

The stock decreased 0.20% or GBX 3 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 1521. About 54,298 shares traded. Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) has 0.00% since March 14, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Analysts await Close Brothers Group plc (LON:CBG) to report earnings on April, 26. They expect $0.50 EPS, up 16.28% or $0.07 from last year’s $0.43 per share. CBG’s profit will be $751,479 for 760.50 P/E if the $0.50 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.99 actual EPS reported by Close Brothers Group plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -49.49% negative EPS growth.