Spectris plc (LON:SXS) insider Clive Watson acquired 5 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Thursday, February 7th. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 2,631 ($34.38) per share, with a total value of £131.55 ($171.89).
Clive Watson also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Tuesday, January 8th, Clive Watson acquired 7 shares of Spectris stock. The shares were bought at an average price of GBX 2,236 ($29.22) per share, with a total value of £156.52 ($204.52).
Shares of SXS stock opened at GBX 2,570 ($33.58) on Monday. Spectris plc has a fifty-two week low of GBX 2,225 ($29.07) and a fifty-two week high of GBX 2,869 ($37.49).
SXS has been the subject of a number of analyst reports. HSBC lowered their price objective on Spectris from GBX 2,750 ($35.93) to GBX 2,250 ($29.40) and set a “hold” rating for the company in a research report on Tuesday, October 30th. Peel Hunt restated an “add” rating on shares of Spectris in a research report on Tuesday, January 8th. Bank of America upgraded Spectris to a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, October 15th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an “overweight” rating on shares of Spectris in a research report on Thursday. Finally, BNP Paribas lowered their price objective on Spectris from GBX 2,550 ($33.32) to GBX 2,350 ($30.71) and set an “outperform” rating for the company in a research report on Friday, January 25th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have given a hold rating and eight have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock presently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 2,732.50 ($35.70).
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Spectris Company Profile
Spectris plc manufactures and sells measuring instruments and controls worldwide. It operates through four segments: Materials Analysis, Test and Measurement, In-line Instrumentation, and Industrial Controls. The Materials Analysis segment provides products and services, which enable customers to determine structure, composition, quantity, and quality of particles and materials during their research and development processes, when assessing materials before production, or during the manufacturing process.
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