Goldman Sachs Covers Severn Trent PLC (LON:SVT) with GBX 1881.00 Target; Last Week South State (SSB) Coverage

Among 8 analysts covering South State Corp (NASDAQ:SSB), 4 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. South State Corp has $112.0 highest and $78 lowest target. $94’s average target is 6.58% above currents $88.2 stock price. South State Corp had 24 analyst reports since July 28, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The rating was maintained by SunTrust on Thursday, October 26 with “Buy”. Brean Capital maintained the stock with “Hold” rating in Tuesday, January 23 report. The rating was maintained by Stephens with “Hold” on Friday, July 21. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Monday, June 20 by Wood. Wood upgraded the shares of SSB in report on Tuesday, July 25 to “Outperform” rating. On Thursday, October 26 the stock rating was maintained by Piper Jaffray with “Hold”. The rating was maintained by Keefe Bruyette & Woods on Thursday, December 21 with “Buy”. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Wednesday, August 2 by Brean Capital. SunTrust maintained the shares of SSB in report on Wednesday, January 24 with “Buy” rating. The stock has “Outperform” rating by FIG Partners on Monday, January 25. See South State Corporation (NASDAQ:SSB) latest ratings:

24/01/2018 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy New Target: $108.0 Maintain
23/01/2018 Broker: Brean Capital Rating: Hold Maintain
08/01/2018 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy New Target: $112.0 Maintain
02/01/2018 Broker: Brean Capital Rating: Hold Maintain
21/12/2017 Broker: Keefe Bruyette & Woods Rating: Buy New Target: $100.0 Maintain
01/12/2017 Broker: Brean Capital Rating: Hold Maintain
28/11/2017 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy New Target: $107.0 Maintain
30/10/2017 Broker: Brean Capital Rating: Hold Maintain
26/10/2017 Broker: Piper Jaffray Rating: Hold New Target: $93.0 Maintain
26/10/2017 Broker: SunTrust Rating: Buy Old Target: $98 New Target: $102 Maintain

Investment firm Goldman Sachs has began coverage on Severn Trent PLC (LON:SVT)‘s stock, rating it a “Sell” while setting the PT at GBX 1881.00.

Among 17 analysts covering Severn Trent PLC (LON:SVT), 6 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 9 Hold. Therefore 35% are positive. Severn Trent PLC has GBX 2660 highest and GBX 1000 lowest target. GBX 2180.79’s average target is 8.99% above currents GBX 2001 stock price. Severn Trent PLC had 117 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT) earned “Neutral” rating by JP Morgan on Wednesday, February 1. The firm has “Reduce” rating given on Wednesday, April 26 by HSBC. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with “Underperform” rating in Friday, January 13 report. Bernstein maintained the shares of SVT in report on Monday, December 7 with “Market Perform” rating. Deutsche Bank maintained it with “Buy” rating and GBX 2350 target in Friday, July 24 report. Deutsche Bank maintained the stock with “Buy” rating in Monday, November 30 report. Deutsche Bank maintained Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT) on Thursday, October 15 with “Buy” rating. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank with “Buy” on Friday, June 24. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, November 16 by Deutsche Bank. The firm earned “Hold” rating on Thursday, August 20 by Societe Generale.

Investors sentiment decreased to 0 in 2017 Q3. Its down 1.50, from 1.5 in 2017Q2. It turned negative, as 1 investors sold Severn Trent Plc shares while 3 reduced holdings. 0 funds opened positions while 0 raised stakes. 350,845 shares or 1.01% less from 354,420 shares in 2017Q2 were reported. Dimensional Fund Advisors L P invested 0% of its portfolio in Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT). Fmr Limited Liability Co stated it has 196,012 shares. Blackrock reported 0% of its portfolio in Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT). Retail Bank Of America De has 1,200 shares for 0% of their portfolio. James Investment Research invested in 0% or 1,965 shares. Wells Fargo & Mn holds 0% of its portfolio in Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT) for 1 shares. Thompson Davis & Inc accumulated 0% or 3 shares. California Public Employees Retirement Sys reported 16,553 shares or 0% of all its holdings. Reynders Mcveigh Capital Management Limited Co holds 0.03% or 26,828 shares. Morgan Stanley invested in 0% or 7,600 shares. Vanguard Gru, a Pennsylvania-based fund reported 24,816 shares.

Severn Trent Plc operates as a water and sewerage firm in the United Kingdom, the United States, and internationally. The company has market cap of 4.73 billion GBP. The firm operates through two divisions, Regulated Water and Waste Water, and Business Services. It has a 15.88 P/E ratio. The Regulated Water and Waste Water segment provides water and sewerage services to approximately 4.5 million households and businesses in the Midlands and mid-Wales.

The stock decreased 0.45% or GBX 9 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 2001. About 139,331 shares traded. Severn Trent Plc (LON:SVT) has 0.00% since January 26, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

The stock decreased 0.84% or $0.75 during the last trading session, reaching $88.2. About 168,299 shares traded or 7.66% up from the average. South State Corporation (NASDAQ:SSB) has risen 19.60% since January 26, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 2.90% the S&P500.

South State Corporation operates as the bank holding firm for South State Bank that provides a range of retail and commercial banking services, mortgage lending services, trust and investment services, and consumer finance loans. The company has market cap of $3.22 billion. It accepts demand deposits, savings deposits, interest-bearing demand deposits, certificates of deposit, and other time deposits; and offers lending and credit card, ATM processing, and wealth management and trust services. It has a 30.1 P/E ratio. The firm also provides investment advisory and broker dealer services.