James Fisher & Sons (LON:FSJ) Upgraded to “Hold” by Canaccord Genuity

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Canaccord Genuity upgraded shares of James Fisher & Sons (LON:FSJ) to a hold rating in a research note issued to investors on Thursday morning, Digital Look reports. The firm currently has GBX 2,050 ($26.79) price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of GBX 1,900 ($24.83).

Separately, Jefferies Financial Group restated a hold rating on shares of James Fisher & Sons in a report on Wednesday, July 24th.

FSJ stock opened at GBX 2,085 ($27.24) on Thursday. James Fisher & Sons has a 12-month low of GBX 1,568 ($20.49) and a 12-month high of GBX 2,280 ($29.79). The company has a quick ratio of 1.15, a current ratio of 1.42 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 67.35. The company has a market cap of $1.05 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.69. The company has a 50 day moving average of GBX 2,060.74 and a two-hundred day moving average of GBX 1,997.42.

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 1st. Stockholders of record on Thursday, October 3rd will be issued a dividend of GBX 11.30 ($0.15) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, October 3rd. This represents a dividend yield of 0.56%. James Fisher & Sons’s dividend payout ratio is currently 0.38%.

James Fisher & Sons Company Profile

James Fisher and Sons plc, together with its subsidiaries, provides marine and specialist engineering services worldwide. It operates through four segments: Marine Support, Specialist Technical, Offshore Oil, and Tankships. The Marine Support segment engages in the provision of ship to ship transfer services; offshore terminal services; integrated marine services, including remotely operated vehicle systems and diving services; mass-flow excavation services; and products and services that measure and monitor structural stress, and instrumentation and testing materials to marine, oil and gas, renewables, defense, civil, and construction end markets.

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