Were Analysts Bearish Merlin Entertainments plc (LON:MERL) This Week?

June 18, 2018 - By Richard Conner

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Merlin Entertainments plc (LON:MERL) Ratings Coverage

Among 12 analysts covering Merlin Entertainments PLC (LON:MERL), 9 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 75% are positive. Merlin Entertainments PLC had 38 analyst reports since December 19, 2017 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Neutral” rating given on Thursday, February 1 by JP Morgan. The stock of Merlin Entertainments plc (LON:MERL) earned “Buy” rating by Numis Securities on Tuesday, June 12. The rating was maintained by Peel Hunt with “Buy” on Tuesday, December 19. The stock of Merlin Entertainments plc (LON:MERL) has “Overweight” rating given on Thursday, March 29 by Barclays Capital. The rating was maintained by Barclays Capital on Thursday, February 22 with “Overweight”. The stock of Merlin Entertainments plc (LON:MERL) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, June 6 by Deutsche Bank. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Friday, February 16 by HSBC. The firm earned “Overweight” rating on Thursday, February 15 by Barclays Capital. Barclays Capital maintained Merlin Entertainments plc (LON:MERL) on Thursday, January 18 with “Overweight” rating. The rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Outperform” on Friday, March 2. Below is a list of Merlin Entertainments plc (LON:MERL) latest ratings and price target changes.

12/06/2018 Broker: Numis Securities Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 454.00 Maintain
07/06/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Overweight Old Target: GBX 400.00 Maintain
07/06/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 375.00 New Target: GBX 450.00 Maintain
06/06/2018 Broker: Deutsche Bank Rating: Buy Maintain
06/06/2018 Broker: Citigroup Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 565.00 New Target: GBX 500.00 Maintain
17/05/2018 Broker: Barclays Capital Rating: Overweight New Target: GBX 400.00 Maintain
04/05/2018 Broker: Liberum Capital Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 360.00 Maintain
27/04/2018 Broker: Peel Hunt Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 375.00 New Target: GBX 375.00 Maintain
27/04/2018 Broker: Liberum Capital Rating: Hold Old Target: GBX 360.00 New Target: GBX 360.00 Maintain
06/04/2018 Broker: HSBC Rating: Buy Old Target: GBX 450.00 Maintain

The stock decreased 0.11% or GBX 0.4 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 379.1. About 1.22M shares traded. Merlin Entertainments plc (LON:MERL) has 0.00% since June 18, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 12.57% the S&P500.

Merlin Entertainments plc operates visitor attraction places worldwide. The company has market cap of 3.88 billion GBP. The firm operates midway attractions under the Madame Tussauds, The Eye Brand, SEA LIFE, The Dungeons, LEGOLAND Discovery Centres, Seal Sanctuaries, Blackpool Tower, WILD LIFE, Australian Treetop Adventures, Hotham Alpine Resort, Falls Creek, and Shreks Adventure London brands. It has a 18.49 P/E ratio. It also operates LEGOLAND parks under the LEGOLAND Billund, LEGOLAND Windsor, LEGOLAND California, LEGOLAND Deutschland, LEGOLAND Florida, LEGOLAND Malaysia, LEGOLAND Dubai, and LEGOLAND Japan brands; and resort theme parks under the Alton Towers, Chessington World of Adventures, Gardaland, Heide Park, THORPE PARK Resort, and Warwick Castle brand names.

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