Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) Stock Equal weight Rating Maintained at Barclays Capital; The TP Given is GBX 3900.00; Tortoise MLP Fund (NTG)’s Sentiment Is 1.12

The stock increased 1.30% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $18.64. About 346,032 shares traded or 32.06% up from the average. Tortoise MLP Fund, Inc (NTG) has risen 10.59% since January 4, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.11% the S&P500.

In a note made public on 3 January, Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) stock Equal weight was kept at Barclays Capital. They currently have a GBX 3900.00 TP on the stock. Barclays Capital’s TP would suggest a potential downside of -2.21% from the company’s stock close price.

Oxbow Advisors Llc holds 2.05% of its portfolio in Tortoise MLP Fund, Inc for 595,082 shares. Arete Wealth Advisors Llc owns 167,603 shares or 1.21% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Anderson Hoagland & Co has 1.17% invested in the company for 105,280 shares. The Wisconsin-based Northern Capital Management Llc has invested 0.89% in the stock. Bard Associates Inc, a Illinois-based fund reported 76,482 shares.

Whitbread PLC operates hotels, restaurants, and coffee shops. The company has market cap of 7.31 billion GBP. The firm operates through two divisions, Premier Inn & Restaurants and Costa. It has a 15.58 P/E ratio. It operates approximately 760 hotels with 68,000 rooms in the United Kingdom, the Middle East, and Germany, as well as hotels under the Premier Inn brand name; hotels under the hub by Premier Inn brand name in the United Kingdom; and restaurants under the Brewers Fayre, Beefeater Grill, and Table Table brands.

Among 27 analysts covering Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB), 14 have Buy rating, 3 Sell and 10 Hold. Therefore 52% are positive. Whitbread PLC has GBX 6000 highest and GBX 3200 lowest target. GBX 4423.88’s average target is 10.46% above currents GBX 4005 stock price. Whitbread PLC had 255 analyst reports since July 24, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Tuesday, September 8 by Nomura. The stock of Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) has “Equal Weight” rating given on Friday, January 22 by Barclays Capital. Berenberg maintained the shares of WTB in report on Wednesday, December 20 with “Buy” rating. The company was maintained on Tuesday, November 3 by Barclays Capital. The firm has “Neutral” rating by UBS given on Wednesday, October 26. Canaccord Genuity maintained Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) rating on Friday, August 21. Canaccord Genuity has “Buy” rating and GBX 6000 target. The firm has “Outperform” rating by Raymond James given on Wednesday, March 9. The stock has “Buy” rating by Deutsche Bank on Wednesday, June 22. Shore Capital maintained Whitbread PLC (LON:WTB) on Monday, February 20 with “Buy” rating. Morgan Stanley maintained the stock with “Overweight” rating in Friday, February 3 report.