Numis Reiterates a Buy Rating on Vectura Group PLC (LON:VEC) and GBX 160.00 Target; Mexico Fund (MXF) Has 1.7 Sentiment

They currently have a GBX 160.00 price target on Vectura Group PLC (LON:VEC). Numis’s target would suggest a potential upside of 120.14% from the company’s last stock close price. This was disclosed to clients in a research report on Thursday, 22 March.

The stock increased 1.45% or $0.23 during the last trading session, reaching $16.14. About 213,764 shares traded or 277.14% up from the average. The Mexico Fund, Inc. (MXF) has risen 2.09% since March 22, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 14.61% the S&P500.

City Of London Investment Management Co Ltd holds 1.5% of its portfolio in The Mexico Fund, Inc. for 1.21 million shares. Cornerstone Advisors Inc owns 302,899 shares or 0.6% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Alpine Global Management Llc has 0.28% invested in the company for 56,308 shares. The Virginia-based 1607 Capital Partners Llc has invested 0.11% in the stock. Sol Capital Management Co, a Maryland-based fund reported 12,430 shares.

The stock increased 6.14% or GBX 4.2 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 72.6. About 7.09M shares traded or 21.66% up from the average. Vectura Group plc (LON:VEC) has 0.00% since March 22, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Analysts await Vectura Group plc (LON:VEC) to report earnings on May, 8. They expect $0.56 earnings per share, down 6.67% or $0.04 from last year’s $0.6 per share. VEC’s profit will be $3.71 million for 32.41 P/E if the $0.56 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.57 actual earnings per share reported by Vectura Group plc for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts -1.75% negative EPS growth.