Goldman Sachs Group Trims Vesuvius (LON:VSVS) Target Price to GBX 600

Vesuvius (LON:VSVS) had its price target decreased by Goldman Sachs Group from GBX 620 ($8.10) to GBX 600 ($7.84) in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday morning, ThisIsMoney.Co.Uk reports. Goldman Sachs Group currently has a neutral rating on the stock.

VSVS has been the subject of several other research reports. Peel Hunt restated a buy rating on shares of Lookers in a research note on Monday, July 8th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated a neutral rating on shares of Anglo American in a research note on Wednesday, May 15th. Royal Bank of Canada initiated coverage on shares of Avantor in a research note on Tuesday, June 11th. They issued an outperform rating and a $22.00 target price for the company. Deutsche Bank restated a buy rating and issued a $18.00 target price on shares of STMicroelectronics in a research note on Monday, April 15th. Finally, Numis Securities restated a buy rating and issued a GBX 1,800 ($23.52) target price on shares of in a research note on Monday, June 3rd. Five research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating, five have issued a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company’s stock. Vesuvius has an average rating of Buy and an average price target of GBX 673.80 ($8.80).

VSVS stock opened at GBX 518.50 ($6.78) on Wednesday. Vesuvius has a one year low of GBX 469.40 ($6.13) and a one year high of GBX 663 ($8.66). The firm has a market cap of $1.41 billion and a PE ratio of 10.17. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 41.51, a current ratio of 2.35 and a quick ratio of 1.68. The stock has a fifty day moving average price of GBX 525.52.

About Vesuvius

Vesuvius plc provides engineering services and solutions principally to steel and foundry industries worldwide. It operates in two segments, Steel and Foundry. The company offers foundry consumables and equipment, including binders, melt shop refractories, coatings, filtration and gating systems, metallurgical and pouring control systems, feeding systems, die dressings and coatings, melt treatment products, crucibles, and ceramics for the iron, steel, and nonferrous foundries.

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