Goldman Sachs Group downgraded shares of EXPERIAN PLC/ADR (OTCMKTS:EXPGY) from a buy rating to a neutral rating in a report issued on Wednesday, The Fly reports.
Several other analysts also recently issued reports on the stock. BNP Paribas assumed coverage on shares of TransUnion in a research report on Friday, March 15th. They issued a neutral rating and a $66.00 price target for the company. Macquarie restated a neutral rating on shares of EXPERIAN PLC/ADR in a research note on Tuesday, June 25th. Morgan Stanley cut Meili from an equal weight rating to an underweight rating and dropped their price objective for the company from $14.00 to $4.20 in a research note on Monday, June 3rd. Zacks Investment Research cut First Merchants from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note on Monday, July 1st. Finally, Credit Suisse Group cut to a neutral rating and raised their price objective for the company from GBX 2,250 ($29.40) to GBX 2,360 ($30.84) in a research note on Tuesday, June 18th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have issued a hold rating and two have issued a buy rating to the company. The company presently has an average rating of Hold.
OTCMKTS EXPGY opened at $29.92 on Wednesday. The company has a fifty day simple moving average of $30.29. EXPERIAN PLC/ADR has a 12-month low of $22.06 and a 12-month high of $31.40. The company has a current ratio of 0.44, a quick ratio of 0.44 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.02. The firm has a market cap of $30.77 billion, a P/E ratio of 30.85, a P/E/G ratio of 2.67 and a beta of 0.72.
The business also recently disclosed a Semi-Annual dividend, which will be paid on Friday, August 2nd. Shareholders of record on Friday, June 28th will be paid a dividend of $0.305 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 27th. This is a boost from EXPERIAN PLC/ADR’s previous Semi-Annual dividend of $0.29. EXPERIAN PLC/ADR’s dividend payout ratio (DPR) is 62.89%.
EXPERIAN PLC/ADR Company Profile
Experian plc, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an information services company. The company offers credit services, such as holding, protecting, and managing data that help businesses and organizations to lend, as well as prevent frauds. Its credit services also holds information of people and businesses that have repaid credit in the past; and provides credit reports used by various businesses, such as banks, automotive dealers, healthcare providers, and retailers.
Recommended Story: Using the New Google Finance Tool
Receive News & Ratings for EXPERIAN PLC/ADR Daily - Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of the latest news and analysts' ratings for EXPERIAN PLC/ADR and related companies with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.