Citigroup Maintains a “Buy” Rating on Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) and GBX 2570.00 Target; CHR HANSEN HOLDING (CRTSF) SI Increased By 1.27%

CHR HANSEN HOLDING (OTCMKTS:CRTSF) had an increase of 1.27% in short interest. CRTSF’s SI was 405,900 shares in February as released by FINRA. Its up 1.27% from 400,800 shares previously. With 100 avg volume, 4059 days are for CHR HANSEN HOLDING (OTCMKTS:CRTSF)’s short sellers to cover CRTSF’s short positions. It closed at $81.78 lastly. It is down 0.00% since February 13, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) had its stock rating noted as “Buy” by analysts at Citigroup. Citigroup currently has a GBX 2570.00 price target on the 4.59 billion GBP market cap company or 13.69% upside potential. This was released in a note on Tuesday morning.

The Weir Group PLC designs, manufactures, and sells highly-engineered services and products worldwide. The company has market cap of 4.59 billion GBP. The firm operates in three divisions: Minerals, Oil & Gas, and Flow Control. It has a 66.31 P/E ratio. The Minerals segment engineers pumps, valves, cyclones, crushers, high pressure grinding rolls, rubber, and other solutions; and provides slurry handling equipment and associated aftermarket support services for mining, sand and aggregates, and oil sands markets.

The stock increased 0.74% or GBX 15 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 2049. About 234,999 shares traded. The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) has 0.00% since February 13, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Among 24 analysts covering Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR), 13 have Buy rating, 4 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 54% are positive. Weir Group PLC has GBX 2570 highest and GBX 1 lowest target. GBX 1892.17’s average target is -7.65% below currents GBX 2049 stock price. Weir Group PLC had 246 analyst reports since July 30, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. Credit Suisse maintained The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) rating on Wednesday, July 29. Credit Suisse has “Outperform” rating and GBX 2205 target. Panmure Gordon maintained the shares of WEIR in report on Friday, September 18 with “Sell” rating. Morgan Stanley maintained The Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR) on Friday, October 23 with “Underwt/In-Line” rating. The company was maintained on Tuesday, September 22 by Nomura. As per Wednesday, November 4, the company rating was upgraded by RBC Capital Markets. The rating was maintained by JP Morgan with “Underweight” on Friday, July 31. As per Thursday, February 25, the company rating was maintained by Credit Suisse. The company was maintained on Thursday, February 25 by Barclays Capital. JP Morgan maintained the shares of WEIR in report on Monday, August 3 with “Underweight” rating. The company was maintained on Wednesday, February 17 by Barclays Capital.