• Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: GBX 60.40
  • Forecasted Upside: 38.53 %
  • Number of Analysts: 6
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 3 Hold Ratings
  • 3 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
GBX 43.60
▼ -5.19 (-10.64%)

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Analyst Price Target for CPI

Analyst Price Target is GBX 60.40
▲ +38.53% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 6 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Capita in the last 3 months. The average price target is GBX 60.40, with a high forecast of GBX 80 and a low forecast of GBX 41. The average price target represents a 38.53% upside from the last price of GBX 43.60.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 6 contributing investment analysts is to buy stock in Capita. This rating changed within the last month from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
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6/4/2020
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  • 5 buy ratings
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9/2/2020
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12/1/2020
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  • 6 hold ratings
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3/1/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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5/30/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
8/28/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 2 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
10/27/2021
  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
11/26/2021

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 3 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
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Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
11/25/2021Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeOutperformGBX 55 ➝ GBX 70
11/2/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
8/3/2021BarclaysInitiated CoverageOverweightGBX 80
6/22/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingNot Rated
6/21/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
6/15/2021Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 70
3/18/2021Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 80
3/17/2021Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
2/17/2021Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 41
2/17/2021Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 41
11/27/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
9/3/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 105
7/27/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
7/23/2020Peel HuntLower Price TargetHoldGBX 46 ➝ GBX 41
6/30/2020Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 45 ➝ GBX 50
6/26/2020Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy
6/25/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
6/25/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
6/22/2020CitigroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 190 ➝ GBX 130
6/22/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 45 ➝ GBX 40
6/17/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
6/16/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
5/26/2020Peel HuntLower Price TargetBuyGBX 84 ➝ GBX 74
4/29/2020UBS GroupLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 55 ➝ GBX 35
4/24/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 45
4/22/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
4/21/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetBuyGBX 200 ➝ GBX 70
4/17/2020Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
3/30/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingUnder Review
3/30/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
3/11/2020UBS GroupUpgradeNeutralGBX 140 ➝ GBX 55
3/11/2020Royal Bank of CanadaDowngradeSector PerformerGBX 200 ➝ GBX 60
3/6/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetConviction-BuyGBX 240 ➝ GBX 200
3/6/2020BarclaysLower Price TargetOverweightGBX 175 ➝ GBX 115
3/6/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHoldGBX 150 ➝ GBX 80
3/6/2020Shore CapitalUpgradeHold
3/5/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingUnder Review
3/2/2020UBS GroupReiterated RatingSell
2/4/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftUpgradeHoldGBX 155 ➝ GBX 150
1/21/2020Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingSell
1/20/2020UBS GroupDowngradeSellGBX 130 ➝ GBX 140
1/17/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
1/15/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetConviction-BuyGBX 200 ➝ GBX 240
12/19/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeSellGBX 140 ➝ GBX 155
12/13/2019Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy
11/27/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
11/4/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 120 ➝ GBX 140
10/31/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
9/3/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeBuy
8/15/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 150 ➝ GBX 140
8/15/2019Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 200
8/12/2019Shore CapitalDowngradeSell
8/2/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
8/1/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
8/1/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
7/22/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
7/12/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
6/21/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
6/3/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy
5/15/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight
5/3/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
5/1/2019Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuy
4/17/2019Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 180
4/9/2019Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuy
4/5/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetOverweightGBX 160 ➝ GBX 150
3/21/2019Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetOutperformGBX 210 ➝ GBX 200
3/21/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
3/15/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 155 ➝ GBX 150
3/15/2019BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweight
3/13/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 127
3/13/2019Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHoldGBX 130
3/8/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
2/15/2019BarclaysUpgradeOverweightGBX 200 ➝ GBX 160
1/22/2019Peel HuntLower Price TargetHoldGBX 148 ➝ GBX 127
1/21/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 130 ➝ GBX 155
12/17/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
12/11/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHoldGBX 151 ➝ GBX 130
12/4/2018The Goldman Sachs GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 130
11/15/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHoldGBX 175 ➝ GBX 151
11/7/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
11/7/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
11/5/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
10/17/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
10/17/2018Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
10/17/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
9/12/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
8/24/2018UBS GroupBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 109 ➝ GBX 150
8/22/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 141 ➝ GBX 148
8/22/2018Liberum CapitalUpgradeBuyGBX 170
8/10/2018Royal Bank of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformGBX 200 ➝ GBX 210
8/9/2018Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeBuyGBX 200 ➝ GBX 180
8/7/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweight
8/6/2018Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeHoldGBX 750 ➝ GBX 200
8/2/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
8/1/2018UBS GroupReiterated RatingNeutral
8/1/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
7/19/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
7/12/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
6/21/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 190
6/20/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHoldGBX 180 ➝ GBX 175
6/19/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
6/11/2018Liberum CapitalInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 170
6/8/2018Royal Bank of CanadaUpgradeOutperformGBX 185 ➝ GBX 200
6/6/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
5/25/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 141
5/18/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeOverweightGBX 198 ➝ GBX 160
5/14/2018Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 203 ➝ GBX 120
5/11/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingHold
4/24/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 250
4/24/2018Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHold
4/23/2018Berenberg BankReiterated RatingHold
4/19/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 188
4/5/2018BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutral
3/7/2018Shore CapitalUpgradeHold
3/6/2018Credit Suisse GroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 187
2/27/2018BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual weightGBX 200
2/14/2018Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 455 ➝ GBX 187
2/12/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSell
2/12/2018Peel HuntLower Price TargetHoldGBX 391 ➝ GBX 188
2/7/2018HSBCDowngradeHoldGBX 640 ➝ GBX 200
2/2/2018Morgan StanleyUpgradeEqual weightGBX 460 ➝ GBX 180
2/1/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 418
2/1/2018Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 500 ➝ GBX 185
2/1/2018Numis SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyGBX 565 ➝ GBX 250
1/31/2018Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSell
1/31/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 391
1/23/2018Peel HuntLower Price TargetHoldGBX 423 ➝ GBX 391
1/18/2018Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 565
1/17/2018CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 435
1/3/2018Credit Suisse GroupLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 550 ➝ GBX 455
12/22/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHoldGBX 580 ➝ GBX 450
12/20/2017Peel HuntLower Price TargetHoldGBX 562 ➝ GBX 423
12/15/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 565
12/14/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 562
12/14/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSell
11/13/2017CitigroupReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 640 ➝ GBX 535
11/6/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 662
11/1/2017Numis SecuritiesLower Price TargetBuyGBX 850 ➝ GBX 800
10/24/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHoldGBX 640 ➝ GBX 580
10/23/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSell
10/10/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSell
9/29/2017Panmure GordonReiterated RatingSell
9/22/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftReiterated RatingHoldGBX 640
9/21/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 600
9/8/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 850
9/8/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 750
9/7/2017Peel HuntBoost Price TargetReduceGBX 466 ➝ GBX 600
9/1/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSell
7/12/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 530
7/5/2017CitigroupBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 610 ➝ GBX 640
6/26/2017Jefferies Financial GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 750
6/26/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 850
6/19/2017Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeBuyGBX 465 ➝ GBX 750
6/14/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 750
6/14/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 510
6/13/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 466
6/9/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSell
4/25/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 685
3/29/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftBoost Price TargetHoldGBX 470 ➝ GBX 560
3/22/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSell
3/21/2017Credit Suisse GroupBoost Price TargetNeutralGBX 535 ➝ GBX 550
3/20/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 500
3/13/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 500
3/6/2017BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightGBX 525
3/3/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 510
3/2/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSell
3/2/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 466
2/27/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 550
2/22/2017Panmure GordonReiterated RatingSellGBX 440
2/22/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 510
2/21/2017Numis SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyGBX 685
2/21/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSellGBX 514
2/21/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 466
2/14/2017JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingNeutralGBX 510
2/13/2017Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSell
2/13/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 550
1/30/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 550
1/24/2017Peel HuntReiterated RatingReduceGBX 479 ➝ GBX 466
1/23/2017BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 550
1/11/2017Canaccord GenuityLower Price TargetHoldGBX 620 ➝ GBX 540
12/21/2016The Goldman Sachs GroupLower Price TargetNeutralGBX 771 ➝ GBX 595
12/19/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 950
12/14/2016Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHoldGBX 590 ➝ GBX 470
12/14/2016Peel HuntLower Price TargetHoldGBX 657 ➝ GBX 479
12/14/2016Jefferies Financial GroupDowngradeHoldGBX 815 ➝ GBX 465
12/12/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Lower Price TargetNeutralGBX 760 ➝ GBX 510
12/9/2016Shore CapitalReiterated RatingSell
12/9/2016BarclaysLower Price TargetEqual weightGBX 1,100 ➝ GBX 525
12/8/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 657
12/6/2016Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftLower Price TargetHoldGBX 740 ➝ GBX 590
12/5/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingNeutralGBX 950
12/2/2016Panmure GordonLower Price TargetSellGBX 530 ➝ GBX 440
11/30/2016Royal Bank of CanadaLower Price TargetSector PerformerGBX 600 ➝ GBX 500
(Data available from 11/27/2016 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

0.13 (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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5/1/2021
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5/31/2021
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6/30/2021
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7/30/2021
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  • 1 negative mentions
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8/29/2021
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  • 5 negative mentions
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9/28/2021
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  • 2 negative mentions
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10/28/2021
  • 2 very positive mentions
  • 20 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 2 very negative mentions
11/27/2021

Current Sentiment

  • 2 very positive mentions
  • 20 positive mentions
  • 2 negative mentions
  • 2 very negative mentions
Capita logo
Capita plc provides consulting, digital, and software products and services to clients in the private and public sectors. It operates through six divisions: Software, People Solutions, Customer Management, Government Services, Technology Solutions, and Specialist Services. The company offers application software and other solutions, such as automation, critical communication system, finance and payment, management information system, workforce management, and education software products and services; and people solutions, including human resources advisory and digitally enabled services comprising learning, resourcing, pensions, and HR outsourcing services. It also provides customer management services, such as customer engagement, remediation, complaints management, collections, and regulated services; and services related to central and local governments. In addition, the company offers technology solutions, including digital IT and connectivity, network, Trustmarque, intelligent communications, cloud, cyber security, robotic process automation, and workplace IT services; and specialist services, such as travel and event, enforcement, insurance, Evolvi, real estate and infrastructure, GL hearn, Page One, Tascor, Optima, and translation and interpreting services. Further, it provides business operations, customer experience, industry-specific, and education services, as well as various digital solutions. The company offers its services to financial services, pensions, retail, telecoms and media, transport, energy and utilities, central and local government, education, defense and security, health and welfare, and justice and emergency services sectors. It operates in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Europe, the United States, India, South Africa, and the United Arab Emirates. The company was formerly known as The Capita Group plc and changed its name to Capita plc in January 2012. Capita plc was founded in 1984 and is based in London, the United Kingdom.
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Today's Range

Now: GBX 43.60
Low: 42
High: 47.49

50 Day Range

MA: GBX 47.66
Low: 43.60
High: 52.80

52 Week Range

Now: GBX 43.60
Low: 31.85
High: 55.98

Volume

13,844,467 shs

Average Volume

6,201,681 shs

Market Capitalization

£734.34 million

P/E Ratio

2.71

Dividend Yield

N/A

Beta

N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Capita?

The following sell-side analysts have issued reports on Capita in the last year: Barclays PLC, Numis Securities Ltd, Peel Hunt, Peel Hunt LLP, Royal Bank of Canada, and Shore Capital.
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What is the current price target for Capita?

5 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Capita in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 60.40, suggesting a possible upside of 38.5%. Barclays PLC has the highest price target set, predicting CPI will reach GBX 80 in the next twelve months. Peel Hunt has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of GBX 41 for Capita in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Capita?

Capita currently has 3 hold ratings and 3 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe CPI will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Capita.
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How do I contact Capita's investor relations team?

Capita's physical mailing address is 71 Victoria Street, LONDON, SW1H 0XA, United Kingdom. The company's listed phone number is +44-20-77991525. The official website for Capita is www.capita.com.