Smart Metering Systems - SMS Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: GBX 910
  • Forecasted Upside: 4.12%
  • Number of Analysts: 2
  • Breakdown:
  • 0 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 1 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
GBX 874
▼ -14 (-1.58%)

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Analyst Price Target for SMS

Analyst Price Target is GBX 910
▲ +4.12% Upside Potential
This price target is based on 2 analysts offering 12 month price targets for Smart Metering Systems in the last 3 months. The average price target is GBX 910, with a high forecast of GBX 1,080 and a low forecast of GBX 740. The average price target represents a 4.12% upside from the last price of GBX 874.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 2 polled investment analysts is to buy stock in Smart Metering Systems. This Buy consensus rating has held steady for over two years.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
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8/7/2021
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  • 1 hold ratings
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11/5/2021
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2/3/2022
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5/4/2022
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8/2/2022
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10/31/2022
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12/30/2022
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1/29/2023

Latest Recommendations

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Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/14/2022BarclaysBoost TargetEqual WeightGBX 710 ➝ GBX 740
3/24/2022Royal Bank of CanadaReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,080
3/16/2022BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightGBX 710
1/28/2022Royal Bank of CanadaBoost TargetOutperformGBX 1,060 ➝ GBX 1,080
12/17/2021Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,185
11/24/2021Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,185
11/4/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightGBX 710
11/4/2021Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,159
11/4/2021Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,159
11/4/2021Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,185
9/15/2021BarclaysReiterated RatingEqual WeightGBX 710
8/31/2021Libertas PartnersBoost TargetBuyGBX 1,000 ➝ GBX 1,025
7/28/2021Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,000
6/28/2021Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,000
6/23/2021Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 878
6/23/2021Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 878
7/30/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold
6/29/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
6/23/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold
6/18/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
6/5/2020Liberum CapitalLower TargetHoldGBX 650 ➝ GBX 620
5/29/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold
5/29/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/23/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingHold
4/23/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
4/14/2020Liberum CapitalDowngradeHoldGBX 720 ➝ GBX 650
4/8/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingUnder Review
3/24/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingUnder Review
3/24/2020Liberum CapitalLower TargetBuyGBX 800 ➝ GBX 720
3/20/2020BarclaysDowngradeEqual weightGBX 520 ➝ GBX 640
3/18/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
3/12/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
3/12/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 735 ➝ GBX 776
2/3/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuyGBX 800
1/27/2020Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
1/7/2020Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
12/6/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
10/8/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
9/17/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
9/3/2019BarclaysUpgradeOverweightGBX 650 ➝ GBX 545
8/1/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
8/1/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
7/4/2019Liberum CapitalReiterated RatingBuy
6/17/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
5/17/2019Peel HuntLower TargetBuyGBX 752 ➝ GBX 735
5/8/2019Liberum CapitalInitiated CoverageBuyGBX 900
4/5/2019BarclaysBoost TargetEqual weightGBX 640 ➝ GBX 650
4/4/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 752
3/18/2019Shore CapitalReiterated RatingNot Rated
3/18/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
2/8/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuy
1/22/2019Peel HuntUpgradeBuyGBX 773 ➝ GBX 752
1/15/2019Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
9/18/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHold
3/13/2018Peel HuntReiterated RatingHoldGBX 773
(Data available from 1/29/2018 forward)

News Sentiment Rating

-0.70 (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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7/3/2022
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8/2/2022
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9/1/2022
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10/1/2022
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10/31/2022
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11/30/2022
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12/30/2022
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1/29/2023

Current Sentiment

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Smart Metering Systems logo
Smart Metering Systems plc, together with its subsidiaries, installs, operates, and manages meter and energy infrastructure assets, and related data services in the United Kingdom. It operates through three segments: Asset Management, Asset Installation, and Energy Management. The company engages in the regulated management of gas meters, electric meters, and ADM devices. It also installs domestic, industrial, and commercial gas meters and electricity meters, as well as provides energy consultancy services. In addition, the company provides data management, gas utility connections, funding, gas and electric third-party asset management, electricity utility connections and management, engineer training and development, software development, and renewable asset management, as well as administrative services. The company was formerly known as UK Smart Metering Group Limited and changed its name to Smart Metering Systems plc in June 2011. Smart Metering Systems plc was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Glasgow, the United Kingdom.
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Today's Range

Now: GBX 874
Low: 864
High: 889.24

50 Day Range

MA: GBX 805.88
Low: 754
High: 888

52 Week Range

Now: GBX 874
Low: 670
High: 968

Volume

217,020 shs

Average Volume

215,847 shs

Market Capitalization

£1.17 billion

P/E Ratio

14,566.67

Dividend Yield

3.41%

Beta

N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of Smart Metering Systems?

The following Wall Street analysts have issued research reports on Smart Metering Systems in the last twelve months: Barclays PLC, and Royal Bank of Canada.
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What is the current price target for Smart Metering Systems?

2 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for Smart Metering Systems in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is GBX 910, suggesting a possible upside of 4.1%. Royal Bank of Canada has the highest price target set, predicting SMS will reach GBX 1,080 in the next twelve months. Barclays PLC has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of GBX 740 for Smart Metering Systems in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for Smart Metering Systems?

Smart Metering Systems currently has 1 hold rating and 1 buy rating from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe SMS will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of Smart Metering Systems.
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What other companies compete with Smart Metering Systems?

Other companies that are similar to Smart Metering Systems include Mitie Group, GlobalData, RPS Group, Johnson Service Group and Capita. Learn More about companies similar to Smart Metering Systems.

How do I contact Smart Metering Systems' investor relations team?

Smart Metering Systems' physical mailing address is 48 St. Vincent Street, GLASGOW, G2 5TS, United Kingdom. The company's listed phone number is +44-141-2493850. The official website for Smart Metering Systems is www.sms-plc.com. Learn More about contacing Smart Metering Systems investor relations.