Liberum Capital reiterated their hold rating on shares of Johnson Matthey PLC (LON:JMAT) in a report released on Thursday. Liberum Capital currently has a GBX 3,300 ($42.64) target price on the stock.
Several other equities analysts have also issued reports on the company. Deutsche Bank AG restated a buy rating on shares of Johnson Matthey PLC in a research note on Wednesday, March 29th. Credit Suisse Group AG restated an outperform rating and set a GBX 3,450 ($44.58) price target on shares of Johnson Matthey PLC in a research note on Friday, February 3rd. Numis Securities Ltd restated an add rating and set a GBX 3,653 ($47.20) price target on shares of Johnson Matthey PLC in a research note on Friday, February 3rd. Finally, JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a neutral rating and set a GBX 3,200 ($41.35) price target on shares of Johnson Matthey PLC in a research note on Friday, February 3rd. Five analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has an average rating of Hold and an average price target of GBX 3,447.88 ($44.55).
Shares of Johnson Matthey PLC (JMAT) opened at 3069.52 on Thursday. The firm’s market cap is GBX 5.89 billion. The firm’s 50-day moving average price is GBX 3,061.17 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 3,092.57. Johnson Matthey PLC has a 52 week low of GBX 2,774.00 and a 52 week high of GBX 3,568.00.
The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, August 1st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 8th will be paid a GBX 54.50 ($0.70) dividend. This is a positive change from Johnson Matthey PLC’s previous dividend of $20.50. This represents a dividend yield of 1.76%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 8th.
In related news, insider Annette Kelleher acquired 12 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, April 19th. The shares were bought at an average cost of GBX 2,914 ($37.65) per share, for a total transaction of £349.68 ($451.84). Over the last quarter, insiders bought 36 shares of company stock worth $107,916. Johnson Matthey PLC Company Profile