DS Smith plc (LON:SMDS) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Brokerages – TechNewsObserver
DS Smith plc (LON:SMDS) has earned a consensus rating of “Hold” from the nine ratings firms that are covering the company, Marketbeat reports. One research analyst has rated the stock with a sell recommendation, three have assigned a hold recommendation and five have assigned a buy recommendation to the company. The average twelve-month target price among analysts that have covered the stock in the last year is GBX 396.67 ($5.18). BNP Paribas downgraded DS Smith to an “underperform” rating and lowered their price target for the stock from GBX 340 ($4.44) to GBX 300 ($3.92) in a report on Monday, June 17th.