LON:ASCL - Ascential Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: GBX 453.33
  • Forecasted Upside: 13.11 %
  • Number of Analysts: 6
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 5 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
GBX 400.80
▼ -2 (-0.50%)

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Analyst Price Target for ASCL

Analyst Price Target is GBX 453.33
▲ +13.11% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 6 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Ascential in the last 3 months. The average price target is GBX 453.33, with a high forecast of GBX 500 and a low forecast of GBX 350. The average price target represents a 13.11% upside from the last price of GBX 400.80.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 6 investment analysts is to buy stock in Ascential. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 4 hold ratings
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4/26/2020
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7/25/2020
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10/23/2020
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1/21/2021
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4/21/2021
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7/20/2021
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9/18/2021
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10/18/2021

Latest Recommendations

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DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/8/2021BarclaysUpgradeOverweightGBX 450 ➝ GBX 500
10/7/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
9/13/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
8/10/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
8/4/2021CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 430
7/28/2021Liberum CapitalBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 410 ➝ GBX 500
7/27/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
7/27/2021BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 415 ➝ GBX 450
7/16/2021Berenberg BankBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 485 ➝ GBX 500
7/16/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
6/30/2021Berenberg BankUpgradeBuyGBX 240 ➝ GBX 485
4/8/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 350
4/8/2021Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 410
3/1/2021Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 390 ➝ GBX 440
1/18/2021CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 380
7/28/2020BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 285 ➝ GBX 280
7/27/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 285 ➝ GBX 272
7/27/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 290 ➝ GBX 350
7/27/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
7/27/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingAdd
7/20/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
7/15/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 289 ➝ GBX 285
7/7/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual weightGBX 265 ➝ GBX 285
7/3/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetBuyGBX 440 ➝ GBX 390
7/1/2020Peel HuntDowngradeAdd
6/3/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 213 ➝ GBX 265
6/2/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 350
6/2/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 350
5/26/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 303 ➝ GBX 289
5/14/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/29/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/29/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
4/15/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/14/2020HSBCBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 240 ➝ GBX 245
4/6/2020Berenberg BankLower Price TargetHoldGBX 300 ➝ GBX 240
4/3/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 420 ➝ GBX 290
4/3/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/1/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 373 ➝ GBX 303
3/26/2020Peel HuntLower Price TargetBuyGBX 440 ➝ GBX 350
3/25/2020Liberum CapitalUpgradeBuy
3/23/2020BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 395 ➝ GBX 275
3/19/2020HSBCDowngradeHoldGBX 460 ➝ GBX 240
3/17/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 569 ➝ GBX 373
3/12/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
3/10/2020Berenberg BankDowngradeHoldGBX 470 ➝ GBX 300
3/6/2020CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutral
2/25/2020BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 410 ➝ GBX 395
2/25/2020Liberum CapitalUpgradeBuyGBX 380 ➝ GBX 420
2/25/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
2/24/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold
2/24/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
2/24/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 460 ➝ GBX 440
1/30/2020BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 365 ➝ GBX 410
1/30/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
1/30/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
1/30/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold
1/20/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetConviction-BuyGBX 568 ➝ GBX 541
1/20/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
1/13/2020HSBCReiterated RatingBuyGBX 460
12/2/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
11/20/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
11/5/2019BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 410 ➝ GBX 365
10/28/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetConviction-BuyGBX 510 ➝ GBX 568
10/25/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
10/25/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold
10/25/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
10/8/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
9/19/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold
9/12/2019Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 470
9/12/2019Liberum CapitalInitiated CoverageHoldGBX 380
9/4/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
8/13/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingBuy
8/7/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
7/24/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 430 ➝ GBX 440
7/23/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual weight
7/22/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 440 ➝ GBX 450
7/15/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/12/2019Morgan StanleyUpgradeOverweightGBX 400
7/12/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
7/3/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 440
7/3/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 440
6/18/2019BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual WeightGBX 380 ➝ GBX 395
6/17/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 430
6/14/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy
6/14/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
6/14/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
6/7/2019MacquarieInitiated CoverageOutperformGBX 540
6/4/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
6/3/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 525 ➝ GBX 510
5/2/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/24/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 527 ➝ GBX 525
4/1/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
3/28/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
3/13/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 460 ➝ GBX 440
3/1/2019Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuy
2/26/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 545 ➝ GBX 530
2/26/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
2/25/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 570
2/25/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
2/25/2019Peel HuntLower Price TargetBuyGBX 485 ➝ GBX 460
2/22/2019CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutral
2/18/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
2/13/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
1/24/2019Peel HuntLower Price TargetBuyGBX 485 ➝ GBX 460
1/21/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetBuyGBX 460 ➝ GBX 430
1/15/2019Morgan StanleyLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 430 ➝ GBX 420
1/14/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 532 ➝ GBX 545
1/8/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
1/3/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingTop Pick
1/3/2019Berenberg BankUpgradeBuyGBX 400 ➝ GBX 470
12/14/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 529 ➝ GBX 532
12/13/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
12/6/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightGBX 370
12/5/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 540 ➝ GBX 529
12/4/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 485
11/27/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
11/1/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeBuyGBX 526 ➝ GBX 540
11/1/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
11/1/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
10/23/2018Peel HuntUpgradeBuyGBX 515 ➝ GBX 485
10/16/2018Shore CapitalUpgradeBuy
10/8/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingAdd
10/2/2018Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 400
9/28/2018BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 445 ➝ GBX 440
9/3/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingAdd
9/3/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
8/2/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingAdd
7/24/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetEqual weightGBX 395 ➝ GBX 445
7/24/2018CitigroupDowngradeNeutral
7/24/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
7/23/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingAdd
7/23/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 565
7/19/2018Shore CapitalDowngradeHold
7/12/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 425 ➝ GBX 460
7/10/2018Peel HuntUpgradeAddGBX 400 ➝ GBX 515
7/3/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
6/13/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
6/4/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
5/22/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
5/15/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
5/15/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
5/2/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 400
4/4/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
3/14/2018CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 435 ➝ GBX 475
3/5/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 400
2/27/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 435
2/27/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 415 ➝ GBX 425
2/27/2018BarclaysUpgradeEqual weightGBX 395
2/26/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
2/26/2018Numis SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 405 ➝ GBX 455
2/26/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 375
2/6/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 375
2/2/2018BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 440
1/29/2018BarclaysBoost Price TargetUnderweightGBX 315 ➝ GBX 325
1/17/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
1/17/2018Peel HuntDowngradeHoldGBX 360 ➝ GBX 375
12/27/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 360
12/4/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHoldGBX 350
12/4/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 360
11/14/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 405
11/14/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 360
11/10/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 390
11/9/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
11/1/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
10/31/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 360
10/19/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 360
10/13/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
10/13/2017Peel HuntUpgradeAddGBX 325 ➝ GBX 360
10/12/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 400
9/12/2017BarclaysInitiated CoverageUnderweightGBX 330
9/4/2017Peel HuntDowngradeHold
8/3/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 325
7/27/2017CitigroupBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 375 ➝ GBX 410
7/25/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 398
7/25/2017Numis SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 375 ➝ GBX 405
7/25/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHoldGBX 350
7/24/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 325
7/19/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
7/18/2017BNP ParibasUpgradeOutperform
7/17/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 325
7/4/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 375
7/3/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 375
6/27/2017Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 400
6/23/2017Peel HuntUpgradeAddGBX 325
6/22/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHoldGBX 350
6/16/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 325
6/15/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeHoldGBX 330 ➝ GBX 350
6/9/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 325
6/1/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
5/26/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
5/4/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 398
4/25/2017Berenberg BankInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 400
4/19/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
4/13/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetConviction-BuyGBX 402 ➝ GBX 398
3/23/2017CitigroupInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 375
2/28/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 300 ➝ GBX 330
2/27/2017Numis SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyGBX 350 ➝ GBX 375
2/27/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 325
2/8/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetAddGBX 290 ➝ GBX 325
2/8/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 300
1/27/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 290
1/16/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 280
1/13/2017The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeConviction-BuyGBX 308 ➝ GBX 356
1/6/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuy
1/6/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingAddGBX 290
11/30/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 290
11/30/2016Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 290
11/29/2016Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 350
11/29/2016Peel HuntDowngradeAddGBX 285 ➝ GBX 290
(Data available from 10/18/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.38 (Hold)

Our news sentiment rating is based on the average sentiment of articles about this company published in the media in the last 30 days of headlines and can range from 2 (very positive sentiment) to -2 (very negative sentiment).

News Sentiment Over Time

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Current Sentiment

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Ascential plc provides business-to-business information services in the United Kingdom, rest of Europe, the United States, Canada, the Asia-Pacific, the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America. The company operates through four segments: Product Design, Marketing, Sales, and Built Environment and Policy. It offers industry-specific business intelligence, insights, and forecasting through data and digital subscription tools. The company was formerly known as Trident Floatco PLC and changed its name to Ascential plc in January 2016. Ascential plc was incorporated in 2016 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.
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Today's Range

Now: GBX 400.80
Low: 399
High: 404.60

50 Day Range

MA: GBX 414.70
Low: 392.20
High: 429.40

52 Week Range

Now: GBX 400.80
Low: 258.20
High: 456.80

Volume

393,113 shs

Average Volume

802,626 shs

Market Capitalization

£1.76 billion

P/E Ratio

11.10

Dividend Yield

2.31%

Beta

N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Ascential?

The following equities research analysts have issued reports on Ascential in the last twelve months: Barclays PLC, Berenberg Bank, Citigroup Inc., Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, Liberum Capital, and Shore Capital.
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What is the current price target for Ascential?

6 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Ascential in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 453.33, suggesting a possible upside of 13.1%. Barclays PLC has the highest price target set, predicting ASCL will reach GBX 500 in the next twelve months. Shore Capital has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of GBX 350 for Ascential in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Ascential?

Ascential currently has 1 hold rating and 5 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe ASCL will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Ascential.
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How do I contact Ascential's investor relations team?

Ascential's physical mailing address is The Prow, 1 Wilder Walk, LONDON, W1B 5AP, United Kingdom. The company's listed phone number is +44-20-75165000. The official website for Ascential is www.ascential.com.