• Consensus Rating: Hold
  • Consensus Price Target: GBX 766
  • Forecasted Upside: 60.39 %
  • Number of Analysts: 5
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 2 Hold Ratings
  • 2 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
GBX 477.60
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Analyst Price Target for BOY

Analyst Price Target is GBX 766
▲ +60.39% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 5 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Bodycote in the last 3 months. The average price target is GBX 766, with a high forecast of GBX 990 and a low forecast of GBX 595. The average price target represents a 60.39% upside from the last price of GBX 477.60.

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Current Consensus is Hold

The current consensus among 5 polled investment analysts is to hold stock in Bodycote. This rating has held steady since May 2022, when it changed from a Buy consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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4/11/2021
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7/10/2021
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10/8/2021
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1/6/2022
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4/6/2022
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7/5/2022
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9/3/2022
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10/3/2022

Latest Recommendations

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  • 1 sell ratings

Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/9/2022BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightGBX 595
7/20/2022BarclaysLower TargetEqual WeightGBX 695 ➝ GBX 595
5/30/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetUnderweightGBX 750 ➝ GBX 665
5/25/2022Berenberg BankLower TargetBuyGBX 1,030 ➝ GBX 780
5/13/2022Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformGBX 800
3/24/2022Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformGBX 800
3/17/2022BarclaysLower TargetEqual WeightGBX 835 ➝ GBX 800
3/15/2022JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetUnderweightGBX 770 ➝ GBX 750
2/1/2022BarclaysLower TargetEqual WeightGBX 935 ➝ GBX 835
1/31/2022Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingSector PerformGBX 875
12/7/2021Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 990
11/30/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightGBX 935
11/24/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetUnderweightGBX 800 ➝ GBX 770
11/23/2021Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 990
11/5/2021Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 990
8/18/2021Berenberg BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 915 ➝ GBX 1,030
8/10/2021BarclaysBoost TargetEqual WeightGBX 785 ➝ GBX 835
7/30/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 990
7/29/2021Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetSector PerformGBX 820 ➝ GBX 900
7/26/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetUnderweightGBX 650 ➝ GBX 675
7/20/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightGBX 785
5/27/2021Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 800
5/27/2021Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 800
5/19/2021Berenberg BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 825 ➝ GBX 915
2/9/2021JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetUnderweightGBX 635 ➝ GBX 650
11/30/2020BarclaysBoost TargetEqual WeightGBX 620 ➝ GBX 715
7/31/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetNeutralGBX 590 ➝ GBX 670
7/28/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetSellGBX 520 ➝ GBX 530
7/24/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy
7/23/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
7/23/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/20/2020Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingUnderweight
7/17/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy
7/14/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperformGBX 650 ➝ GBX 710
7/6/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual weight
6/22/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeSellGBX 510 ➝ GBX 520
6/22/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral
6/11/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
6/4/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost TargetNeutralGBX 530 ➝ GBX 590
6/2/2020Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweightGBX 540 ➝ GBX 560
5/29/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy
5/28/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
5/28/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
5/18/2020BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual weight
5/15/2020Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHold
5/11/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetNeutralGBX 615 ➝ GBX 530
4/24/2020HSBCBoost TargetHoldGBX 585 ➝ GBX 590
4/24/2020BarclaysLower TargetEqual weightGBX 670 ➝ GBX 620
4/23/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
4/17/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 800 ➝ GBX 720
4/14/2020Jefferies Financial GroupLower TargetBuyGBX 700 ➝ GBX 695
4/6/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
4/1/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
3/30/2020Liberum CapitalUpgradeBuyGBX 700 ➝ GBX 760
3/26/2020Berenberg BankLower TargetHoldGBX 810 ➝ GBX 550
3/25/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeNeutralGBX 615
3/20/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutralGBX 720 ➝ GBX 510
3/19/2020Jefferies Financial GroupLower TargetBuyGBX 1,030 ➝ GBX 700
3/19/2020UBS GroupLower TargetBuyGBX 1,000 ➝ GBX 740
3/19/2020Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeOutperformGBX 1,000 ➝ GBX 775
3/18/2020BarclaysLower TargetEqual weightGBX 910 ➝ GBX 670
3/12/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
3/12/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold
3/9/2020Berenberg BankLower TargetHoldGBX 860 ➝ GBX 810
2/19/2020Morgan StanleyDowngradeUnderweightGBX 810 ➝ GBX 770
2/19/2020Peel HuntBoost TargetBuyGBX 820 ➝ GBX 1,020
1/20/2020Berenberg BankBoost TargetHoldGBX 735 ➝ GBX 860
1/20/2020BarclaysInitiated CoverageEqual weightGBX 910
1/17/2020Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector PerformerGBX 930 ➝ GBX 1,000
1/13/2020Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetBuyGBX 925 ➝ GBX 1,030
1/13/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetSellGBX 700 ➝ GBX 720
12/10/2019UBS GroupUpgradeBuyGBX 845 ➝ GBX 1,000
12/9/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeUnderweightGBX 750 ➝ GBX 775
12/5/2019Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual weight
11/25/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost TargetSellGBX 690 ➝ GBX 700
11/20/2019Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 925
11/20/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
11/20/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold
11/15/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
11/11/2019Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual weight
10/23/2019HSBCDowngradeHoldGBX 885 ➝ GBX 725
10/22/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetNeutralGBX 800 ➝ GBX 750
10/21/2019Peel HuntLower TargetBuyGBX 925 ➝ GBX 820
10/17/2019Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform
10/16/2019Liberum CapitalLower TargetHoldGBX 740 ➝ GBX 700
10/11/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingSell
10/10/2019Bank of AmericaLower TargetUnderperformGBX 750 ➝ GBX 700
10/9/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform
9/12/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
9/6/2019Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,060
8/20/2019Berenberg BankLower TargetHoldGBX 845 ➝ GBX 735
8/6/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/29/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
7/26/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetNeutralGBX 840 ➝ GBX 800
7/26/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperform
7/25/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold
7/24/2019Jefferies Financial GroupLower TargetBuyGBX 1,025 ➝ GBX 995
7/22/2019Berenberg BankLower TargetHoldGBX 940 ➝ GBX 845
7/22/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/19/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
7/11/2019Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqual weight
7/10/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingSell
7/8/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
7/3/2019Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform
6/28/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
5/30/2019Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual weightGBX 830 ➝ GBX 800
5/24/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
5/24/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold
5/16/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHold
5/7/2019UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
5/1/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 850
4/29/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 925
4/15/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
4/12/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingSell
4/1/2019UBS GroupBoost TargetNeutralGBX 814 ➝ GBX 815
3/21/2019Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHoldGBX 915 ➝ GBX 940
3/21/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold
3/15/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
3/14/2019Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperformGBX 950 ➝ GBX 1,000
3/11/2019HSBCLower TargetBuyGBX 1,100 ➝ GBX 1,040
3/11/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower TargetNeutralGBX 855 ➝ GBX 840
3/8/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold
3/5/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
2/26/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
2/20/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 855
2/11/2019Peel HuntLower TargetBuyGBX 1,010 ➝ GBX 925
1/17/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold
1/14/2019Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweightGBX 890 ➝ GBX 830
1/10/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutral
1/8/2019Bank of AmericaLower TargetUnderperformGBX 850 ➝ GBX 780
1/8/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupDowngradeSellGBX 820 ➝ GBX 715
12/12/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform
12/11/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
12/6/2018UBS GroupDowngradeNeutralGBX 1,000 ➝ GBX 814
12/4/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutralGBX 1,025 ➝ GBX 855
11/20/2018Royal Bank of CanadaInitiated CoverageOutperform
11/15/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
11/15/2018Liberum CapitalDowngradeHold
11/5/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
10/9/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform
10/5/2018HSBCUpgradeBuyGBX 1,100
9/24/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
9/19/2018Peel HuntBoost TargetBuyGBX 1,000 ➝ GBX 1,010
9/6/2018Liberum CapitalDowngradeHoldGBX 940
9/4/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,180
8/23/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform
8/21/2018Panmure GordonDowngradeSellGBX 860
8/13/2018Berenberg BankBoost TargetBuyGBX 1,100 ➝ GBX 1,120
7/30/2018UBS GroupReiterated RatingBuy
7/27/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
7/2/2018Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,100
6/6/2018Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetBuyGBX 1,105 ➝ GBX 1,150
6/4/2018Morgan StanleyBoost TargetUnderweightGBX 830 ➝ GBX 890
5/31/2018Numis SecuritiesBoost TargetHoldGBX 925 ➝ GBX 975
5/30/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
5/30/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
5/29/2018Jefferies Financial GroupBoost TargetBuyGBX 1,100 ➝ GBX 1,105
5/23/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
5/18/2018Credit Suisse GroupBoost TargetOutperformGBX 1,020 ➝ GBX 1,050
4/18/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,050
4/11/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHoldGBX 990
4/9/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/4/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageNeutralGBX 900
3/19/2018Morgan StanleyLower TargetUnderweightGBX 840 ➝ GBX 830
3/14/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 960
3/13/2018Peel HuntBoost TargetBuyGBX 965 ➝ GBX 1,000
3/9/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 925
3/7/2018Berenberg BankReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,100
3/7/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 960
3/6/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,020
3/6/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,050
2/22/2018Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 980 ➝ GBX 1,100
2/20/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 965
2/14/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 925
1/24/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,050
1/17/2018N+1 SingerBoost TargetBuyGBX 995 ➝ GBX 1,105
1/16/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 850
1/16/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
1/15/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 925
1/12/2018Liberum CapitalBoost TargetBuyGBX 1,025 ➝ GBX 1,050
12/18/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,035
12/5/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingHoldGBX 925
12/4/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeHoldGBX 990
11/20/2017Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingOutperform
10/31/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 965
10/27/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 850
10/27/2017Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy
10/26/2017Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 910 ➝ GBX 1,025
10/13/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingBuyGBX 990
10/4/2017BarclaysInitiated CoverageOverweightGBX 1,025
(Data available from 10/3/2017 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

-0.63 (Sell)

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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Bodycote logo
Bodycote plc provides heat treatment and thermal processing services worldwide. The company operates in two Aerospace, Defence & Energy; and Automotive & General Industrial segments. It offers heat treatment services, including altering the microstructure of metals and alloys, such as steel and aluminum to impart properties comprising surface hardness, temperature resistance, ductility, and strength; metal joining services consisting of electron beam welding, HIP diffusion bonding, hydrogen brazing, induction brazing, and vacuum and honeycomb brazing; and hot isostatic pressing (HIP) services, including isostatic pressing and HIP supporting services, as well as Powdermet technology, a manufacturing process used in the production of complex components using powder metallurgy. The company also provides surface technologies, which are used to prolong the working life of components and protect from environmental factors, such as corrosion and abrasion. Its surface technologies include anodizing, ceramic, flame and combustion spraying, high velocity oxygen fuel, plasma spray, electric arc spraying, aluminide coatings, liquid coatings, and thermo-chemically formed ceramic coatings to enhance corrosion protection and wear resistance. The company serves automotive, aerospace and defense, energy, and general industrial markets. Bodycote plc was founded in 1923 and is headquartered in Macclesfield, the United Kingdom.
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Today's Range

Now: GBX 477.60
Low: 455.20
High: 477.60

50 Day Range

MA: GBX 554.54
Low: 460.40
High: 617.50

52 Week Range

Now: GBX 477.60
Low: 452.40
High: 915.50

Volume

211,814 shs

Average Volume

311,332 shs

Market Capitalization

£914.39 million

P/E Ratio

1,492.50

Dividend Yield

4.34%

Beta

N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Bodycote?

The following Wall Street research analysts have issued reports on Bodycote in the last year: Barclays PLC, Berenberg Bank, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Liberum Capital, and Royal Bank of Canada.
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What is the current price target for Bodycote?

5 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Bodycote in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 766, suggesting a possible upside of 64.7%. Liberum Capital has the highest price target set, predicting BOY will reach GBX 990 in the next twelve months. Barclays PLC has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of GBX 595 for Bodycote in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Bodycote?

Bodycote currently has 1 sell rating, 2 hold ratings and 2 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Hold." A "hold" rating indicates that analysts believe investors should keep any existing positions they have in BOY, but not buy more shares or sell existing shares.
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How do I contact Bodycote's investor relations team?

Bodycote's physical mailing address is Springwood Court, Springwood Close, MACCLESFIELD, SK10 2XF, United Kingdom. The company's listed phone number is +44-1625-505300. The official website for Bodycote is www.bodycote.com. Learn More about contacing Bodycote investor relations.