Barclays Capital Upgrades Associated British Foods PLC (LON:ABF) To Overweight; Government Properties Income Trust (GOV) Has 1.92 Sentiment

Government Properties Income Trust is an equity real estate investment trust externally managed by REIT Management & Research LLC. The company has market cap of $1.75 billion. The trust invests in the real estate markets of United States. It has a 33 P/E ratio. It engages in investment, operation and maintenance of real estate assets.

Barclays Capital was raised to a Overweight and currently has GBX 3380.00 price target on Associated British Foods PLC (LON:ABF)‘s stock. This was disclosed to clients in a a recent report today. Barclays Capital’s price target gives a potential upside of 17.24%.

Among 27 analysts covering Associated British Foods PLC (LON:ABF), 15 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 56% are positive. Associated British Foods PLC has GBX 4000 highest and GBX 2300 lowest target. GBX 3287.21’s average target is 14.62% above currents GBX 2868 stock price. Associated British Foods PLC had 337 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. RBC Capital Markets maintained Associated British Foods plc (LON:ABF) rating on Sunday, October 4. RBC Capital Markets has “Sector Perform” rating and GBX 3500 target. As per Monday, October 19, the company rating was maintained by Numis Securities. Barclays Capital maintained it with “Overweight” rating and GBX 3300 target in Thursday, February 18 report. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, February 15 by HSBC. Investec maintained the shares of ABF in report on Wednesday, September 9 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Tuesday, January 2 with “Buy”. The stock of Associated British Foods plc (LON:ABF) earned “Hold” rating by Jefferies on Friday, October 21. The company was maintained on Friday, August 14 by Liberum Capital. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Tuesday, September 8 by BNP Paribas. RBC Capital Markets upgraded Associated British Foods plc (LON:ABF) on Tuesday, August 30 to “Outperform” rating.

Associated British Foods plc operates as a diversified food, ingredients, and retail firm worldwide. The company has market cap of 22.61 billion GBP. It operates through five divisions: Grocery, Sugar, Agriculture, Ingredients, and Retail. It has a 18.92 P/E ratio. The Grocery segment makes and sells grocery products, including hot beverages, sugar and sweeteners, vegetable oils, bread and baked goods, cereals, ethnic foods, herbs and spices, and meat products to retail, wholesale, and foodservice businesses.

The stock increased 1.41% or GBX 40 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 2868. About 370,708 shares traded. Associated British Foods plc (LON:ABF) has 0.00% since January 16, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

The stock decreased 0.73% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $17.69. About 499,669 shares traded. Government Properties Income Trust (GOV) has risen 16.67% since January 16, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 0.03% the S&P500.