Udg Healthcare (LON:UDG) Reaches New 1-Year High at $822.00

Udg Healthcare PLC (LON:UDG) reached a new 52-week high during mid-day trading on Monday . The stock traded as high as GBX 822 ($10.74) and last traded at GBX 821 ($10.73), with a volume of 585686 shares. The stock had previously closed at GBX 795.50 ($10.39).

Several research analysts recently issued reports on the stock. Peel Hunt reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Udg Healthcare in a report on Wednesday, August 7th. Royal Bank of Canada cut shares of Udg Healthcare to a “sector performer” rating and cut their price target for the stock from GBX 830 ($10.85) to GBX 800 ($10.45) in a report on Monday, August 12th. Liberum Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Udg Healthcare in a report on Wednesday, August 7th. Finally, Numis Securities raised shares of Udg Healthcare to a “hold” rating in a report on Thursday, May 16th. Four investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the stock. Udg Healthcare has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 799.86 ($10.45).

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 26.96, a current ratio of 1.94 and a quick ratio of 1.85. The firm’s 50-day simple moving average is GBX 782.02 and its two-hundred day simple moving average is GBX 677.45. The company has a market capitalization of $2.01 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 79.71.

Udg Healthcare Company Profile (LON:UDG)

UDG Healthcare plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides advisory, communication, commercial, clinical, and packaging services in the Republic of Ireland, the United Kingdom, North America, and internationally. The company operates in two segments, Ashfield and Sharp. The Ashfield segment offers commercialization services for the pharmaceutical and healthcare industry in the areas of advisory, communications, and commercial and clinical services.

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