SSP Group Plc (LON:SSPG) “Hold” Rating Reconfirmed at Deutsche Bank; Jones Lang Lasalle Has 1.21 Sentiment

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Today, Thursday, 17 May, SSP Group Plc (LON:SSPG) stock “Hold” was reiterated by Deutsche Bank in a report.

Jones Lang Lasalle Inc (JLL) investors sentiment decreased to 1.21 in Q4 2017. It’s down -0.07, from 1.28 in 2017Q3. The ratio dropped, as 162 hedge funds increased and started new equity positions, while 134 sold and decreased positions in Jones Lang Lasalle Inc. The hedge funds in our database now possess: 39.82 million shares, up from 39.55 million shares in 2017Q3. Also, the number of hedge funds holding Jones Lang Lasalle Inc in top ten equity positions decreased from 5 to 4 for a decrease of 1. Sold All: 32 Reduced: 102 Increased: 106 New Position: 56.

Among 16 analysts covering SSP Group Plc (LON:SSPG), 7 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 6 Hold. Therefore 44% are positive. SSP Group Plc has GBX 1650 highest and GBX 280 lowest target. GBX 631.67’s average target is 0.17% above currents GBX 630.6 stock price. SSP Group Plc had 128 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, May 18 by Panmure Gordon. The stock of SSP Group plc (LON:SSPG) earned “Buy” rating by Jefferies on Monday, January 23. Citigroup maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Thursday, May 19 report. The firm has “Add” rating given on Friday, September 29 by Numis Securities. Canaccord Genuity maintained it with “Hold” rating and GBX 320 target in Wednesday, May 18 report. As per Wednesday, May 16, the company rating was maintained by Shore Capital. The stock of SSP Group plc (LON:SSPG) earned “Add” rating by Numis Securities on Thursday, March 17. As per Tuesday, March 22, the company rating was maintained by Panmure Gordon. Canaccord Genuity maintained SSP Group plc (LON:SSPG) on Friday, October 9 with “Hold” rating. The stock has “Buy” rating by Liberum Capital on Wednesday, July 12.

SSP Group plc operates branded food and beverage travel outlets. The company has market cap of 2.90 billion GBP. It operates outlets at airports, railway stations, motorway service areas, hospitals, and sports stadia and shopping areas. It has a 32.84 P/E ratio. The firm operates approximately 400 brands through a portfolio of 2,000 outlets, including coffee shops, sandwich bars, bakeries, and casual and fine-dining restaurants, as well as convenience and retail outlets in 30 countries in the United Kingdom, Europe, North America, the Asia Pacific, and the Middle East.

The stock decreased 2.53% or GBX 16.4 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 630.6. About 209,340 shares traded. SSP Group plc (LON:SSPG) has 0.00% since May 17, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 11.55% the S&P500.

More notable recent Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (NYSE:JLL) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: “JLL’s Blackbird proptech application secures US patent” on May 03, 2018, also Prnewswire.com with their article: “JLL one of America’s Best Employers according to Forbes” published on May 01, 2018, Seekingalpha.com published: “Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) Q1 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript” on May 08, 2018. More interesting news about Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (NYSE:JLL) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: “JLL awarded Super Star status on the Global Outsourcing 100®” published on April 19, 2018 as well as Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “JLL arranges $305 million sale of 175 West Jackson in Chicago’s Loop” with publication date: April 30, 2018.

The stock increased 0.95% or $1.59 during the last trading session, reaching $169.42. About 350,329 shares traded. Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (JLL) has risen 65.47% since May 17, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 53.92% the S&P500.

Generation Investment Management Llp holds 6.15% of its portfolio in Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated for 4.26 million shares. Kerrisdale Advisers Llc owns 18,301 shares or 5.52% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Goodman Financial Corp has 3.86% invested in the company for 57,286 shares. The Illinois-based Pekin Singer Strauss Asset Management Il has invested 3.16% in the stock. Motley Fool Asset Management Llc, a Virginia-based fund reported 68,500 shares.

Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated, a financial and professional services company, provides commercial real estate and investment management services worldwide. The company has market cap of $7.71 billion. It offers a range of real estate services, including agency leasing, project and development management/construction, capital markets, property management, corporate finance, real estate investment banking/merchant banking, energy and sustainability services, research, facility management outsourcing, strategic consulting, technology solutions, advisory services, investment management, tenant representation, lease administration, transaction management, logistics and supply-chain management, valuations, mortgage origination and servicing, and value recovery and receivership services. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also provides investment management services to institutional and retail investors, including high-net-worth individuals.

Analysts await Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (NYSE:JLL) to report earnings on August, 1. They expect $2.29 earnings per share, up 25.82% or $0.47 from last year’s $1.82 per share. JLL’s profit will be $104.17M for 18.50 P/E if the $2.29 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.97 actual earnings per share reported by Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 136.08% EPS growth.

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