A number of other research analysts have also recently issued reports on CNA. Jefferies Financial Group upgraded Centrica to a buy rating and set a GBX 90 ($1.18) target price on the stock in a research report on Thursday, September 19th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reiterated a neutral rating and issued a GBX 75 ($0.98) target price (down previously from GBX 110 ($1.44)) on shares of Centrica in a research report on Thursday, September 5th. Credit Suisse Group decreased their target price on Centrica from GBX 105 ($1.37) to GBX 83 ($1.08) and set a neutral rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, August 8th. UBS Group reiterated a neutral rating and issued a GBX 68 ($0.89) target price (down previously from GBX 110 ($1.44)) on shares of Centrica in a research report on Tuesday, August 13th. Finally, Berenberg Bank decreased their target price on Centrica from GBX 140 ($1.83) to GBX 80 ($1.05) and set a hold rating on the stock in a research report on Monday, September 9th. Four research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, nine have assigned a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company’s stock. Centrica has an average rating of Hold and an average target price of GBX 94.50 ($1.23).
Shares of LON CNA opened at GBX 74.40 ($0.97) on Thursday. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 181.72, a quick ratio of 0.72 and a current ratio of 0.90. Centrica has a 52 week low of GBX 63.99 ($0.84) and a 52 week high of GBX 148.80 ($1.94). The stock has a market capitalization of $4.29 billion and a P/E ratio of -6.95. The stock’s fifty day moving average is GBX 71.51 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 81.73.
Centrica plc operates as an integrated energy company in the United Kingdom, the Republic of Ireland, Germany, Norway, rest of Europe, the United States, Canada, and internationally. The company operates through Centrica Consumer, Centrica Business, and Exploration & Production segments. It supplies gas and electricity to residential customers, as well as offers energy-related services; and generates power from combined cycle gas turbines and nuclear assets.
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