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London Stock Exchange Group plc (LON:LSEG) Given Average Rating of "Buy" by Analysts - MarketBeat

London Stock Exchange Group logo London Stock Exchange Group plc (LON:LSEG) has been assigned an average rating of "Buy" from the seven analysts that are presently covering the company, MarketBeat Ratings reports. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating on the company. The average twelve-month price objective among brokerages that have issued a report on the stock in the last year is GBX 9,665 ($130.24).

A number of equities analysts recently weighed in on LSEG shares. JPMorgan Chase Co. reissued an "overweight" rating and issued a GBX 8,890 ($119.80) price target on shares of London Stock Exchange Group in a research note on Wednesday, October 13th. Royal Bank of Canada reaffirmed an "outperform" rating and set a £103 ($138.80) target price on shares of London Stock Exchange Group in a research note on Wednesday, October 27th. Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft reaffirmed a "hold" rating on shares of London Stock Exchange Group in a research note on Tuesday, October 19th. Berenberg Bank reaffirmed a "buy" rating and set a £100 ($134.75) target price on shares of London Stock Exchange Group in a research note on Wednesday, December 1st. Finally, Barclays reaffirmed an "overweight" rating and set a £110 ($148.23) target price on shares of London Stock Exchange Group in a research note on Monday, December 6th.

In related news, insider Tsega Gebreyes bought 1,200 shares of London Stock Exchange Group stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, December 29th. The stock was purchased at an average cost of GBX 7,086 ($95.49) per share, for a total transaction of £85,032 ($114,582.94). Also, insider David Schwimmer bought 5,000 shares of London Stock Exchange Group stock in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, November 18th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 6,680 ($90.01) per share, with a total value of £334,000 ($450,074.11).

Shares of LSEG opened at GBX 7,068 ($95.24) on Friday. The business's 50-day moving average price is GBX 6,889.48 and its 200 day moving average price is GBX 7,488.32. The stock has a market capitalization of £39.39 billion and a P/E ratio of 70.19. London Stock Exchange Group has a 1-year low of GBX 6,502 ($87.62) and a 1-year high of £100.10 ($134.89). The company has a current ratio of 1.00, a quick ratio of 0.01 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 38.24.

London Stock Exchange Group Company Profile

London Stock Exchange Group plc engages in market infrastructure business primarily in the United Kingdom, the United States, Italy, France, and internationally. The company operates in five segments: Information Services, Post Trade Services, Capital Markets, Technology Services, and Other. It operates a range of international equity, ETF, bond, and derivatives markets, including London Stock Exchange; Borsa Italiana; MTS, a European fixed income market; and Turquoise, a pan-European equities multilateral trading facility.

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