Deutsche Bank Reaffirms WH Smith PLC (LON:SMWH) As Hold; Has TP Of GBX 2025.00; EXCO Resources, Inc. (XCO) Covered By 1 Bulls

Stock research analysts at Deutsche Bank have GBX 2025.00 PT on WH Smith PLC (LON:SMWH). Deutsche Bank’s PT would suggest a potential downside of -12.11% from the company’s previous close. The rating was revealed to investors in a research note on Tuesday morning.

Among 2 analysts covering Exco Resources Inc. (NYSE:XCO), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Exco Resources Inc. had 3 analyst reports since August 19, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Wednesday, October 21 the stock rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets with “Sector Perform”. The company was upgraded on Friday, September 4 by Zacks. See EXCO Resources, Inc. (NYSE:XCO) latest ratings:

It closed at $0.6355 lastly. It is down 39.26% since January 3, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 55.96% the S&P500.

Investors sentiment increased to 0.5 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.50, from 0 in 2017Q2. It increased, as 0 investors sold EXCO Resources, Inc. shares while 2 reduced holdings. 0 funds opened positions while 1 raised stakes. 3.45 million shares or 0.25% less from 3.46 million shares in 2017Q2 were reported. The Connecticut-based Greenwich Wealth Management Ltd Liability Corp has invested 0.01% in EXCO Resources, Inc. (NYSE:XCO). Glenmede Na owns 332 shares or 0% of their US portfolio. Invesco Private Capital Inc has 1.29% invested in EXCO Resources, Inc. (NYSE:XCO). 66 are owned by Messner And Smith Theme Value Invest Management Limited Ca.

EXCO Resources, Inc., an independent oil and natural gas company, engages in the acquisition, exploration, exploitation, development, and production of onshore oil and natural gas properties with a focus on shale resource plays in the United States. The company has market cap of $13.65 million. The firm holds interests in approximately 82,100 net acres located in the Haynesville and Bossier shales of East Texas and North Louisiana; approximately 49,300 net acres situated in the Eagle Ford shale of South Texas; and approximately 127,000 net acres of prospective area located in the Marcellus shale, as well as approximately 40,000 net acres of prospective area located in the Utica shale of the Appalachian basin. It has a 0.17 P/E ratio. As of December 31, 2016, it had proved reserves of approximately 476.7 billion cubic feet equivalent of gas and oil; and operated 1,155 gross wells.

Since August 16, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 2 sales for $220 activity. $59 worth of stock was sold by Farquharson Tyler on Wednesday, August 16. Gaebe Brian had sold 141 shares worth $161.

Among 16 analysts covering WH Smith (LON:SMWH), 5 have Buy rating, 1 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 31% are positive. WH Smith has GBX 2300 highest and GBX 1025 lowest target. GBX 1867.56’s average target is -18.94% below currents GBX 2304 stock price. WH Smith had 142 analyst reports since August 3, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Hold” on Tuesday, January 2. The stock has “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, September 28. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Monday, October 9 with “Hold”. Deutsche Bank maintained it with “Buy” rating and GBX 1950 target in Thursday, April 13 report. Peel Hunt downgraded the shares of SMWH in report on Thursday, October 5 to “Hold” rating. As per Tuesday, September 1, the company rating was maintained by RBC Capital Markets. JP Morgan maintained WH Smith PLC (LON:SMWH) on Thursday, October 27 with “Overweight” rating. The stock of WH Smith PLC (LON:SMWH) has “Hold” rating given on Monday, January 30 by Cantor Fitzgerald. Liberum Capital maintained WH Smith PLC (LON:SMWH) on Tuesday, July 5 with “Hold” rating. Canaccord Genuity maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Thursday, October 15 report.

WH Smith PLC operates as a retailer in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company has market cap of 2.52 billion GBP. It operates through two divisions, High Street and Travel. It has a 22.24 P/E ratio. The High Street segment sells stationery products, including greetings cards, general stationery, art and craft, and gifting products; news and impulse products, such as newspapers, magazines, confectionery, and drinks; and books, as well as entertainment products.

The stock decreased 0.09% or GBX 2 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 2304. About 155,465 shares traded. WH Smith PLC (LON:SMWH) has 0.00% since January 3, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.