Legal General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) “Sell” Rating Reiterated by Analysts at Goldman Sachs; With GBX 210.00 Target; Bristow Group (BRS) Sellers Increased By 1.32% Their Shorts

Legal General Group PLC (LON:LGEN) had its stock rating noted as “Sell” by analysts at Goldman Sachs. Goldman Sachs currently has a GBX 210.00 TP on the 15.18B GBP market cap company or -18.21% downside potential. This was revealed to clients and investors in an analyst note on 20 February.

Bristow Group Incorporated (NYSE:BRS) had an increase of 1.32% in short interest. BRS’s SI was 9.27M shares in February as released by FINRA. Its up 1.32% from 9.15 million shares previously. With 597,700 avg volume, 16 days are for Bristow Group Incorporated (NYSE:BRS)’s short sellers to cover BRS’s short positions. The SI to Bristow Group Incorporated’s float is 28.12%. The stock increased 1.50% or $0.24 during the last trading session, reaching $16.28. About 586,001 shares traded. Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE:BRS) has risen 0.93% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 15.77% the S&P500.

The stock increased 0.24% or GBX 0.6 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 255.6. About 1.86 million shares traded. Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) has 0.00% since February 20, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Legal & General Group Plc provides various insurance services and products worldwide. The company has market cap of 15.18 billion GBP. It operates through Legal & General Retirement , Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM), Legal & General Capital (LGC), Legal & General Insurance (LGI), Savings, and General Insurance (GI) divisions. It has a 9.91 P/E ratio. The LGR segment provides annuity contracts with guaranteed income for a specified time; longevity insurance products for firm pension schemes; and lifetime mortgages.

Among 24 analysts covering Legal General Group PLC (LON:LGEN), 12 have Buy rating, 8 Sell and 4 Hold. Therefore 50% are positive. Legal General Group PLC has GBX 325 highest and GBX 180 lowest target. GBX 259.50’s average target is 1.53% above currents GBX 255.6 stock price. Legal General Group PLC had 218 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm has “Underweight” rating given on Wednesday, September 23 by JP Morgan. The firm earned “Buy” rating on Thursday, September 10 by Deutsche Bank. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Monday, September 11 by Jefferies. The rating was maintained by Deutsche Bank on Monday, December 7 with “Buy”. Wood maintained it with “Underperform” rating and GBX 180 target in Wednesday, November 4 report. The rating was maintained by Bernstein on Thursday, October 15 with “Outperform”. Barclays Capital maintained Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) on Thursday, November 5 with “Overweight” rating. The stock of Legal & General Group Plc (LON:LGEN) has “Hold” rating given on Thursday, December 8 by Jefferies. Deutsche Bank maintained it with “Buy” rating and GBX 315 target in Thursday, August 6 report. The stock has “Underperform” rating by Wood on Tuesday, March 15.

Bristow Group Inc. provides industrial aviation services to the offshore energy industry in Africa, the Americas, the Asia Pacific, and Europe Caspian. The company has market cap of $575.94 million. The Company’s helicopters are used principally to transport personnel between onshore bases and offshore production platforms, drilling rigs, and other installations, as well as to transport time-sensitive equipment to these offshore locations. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also offers helicopter flight training services to commercial pilots and flight instructors, as well as military training services through its Bristow Academy.

Among 8 analysts covering Bristow Group (NYSE:BRS), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 7 Hold. Therefore 13% are positive. Bristow Group has $52 highest and $7.0 lowest target. $23.50’s average target is 44.35% above currents $16.28 stock price. Bristow Group had 30 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. On Tuesday, February 9 the stock rating was maintained by Credit Suisse with “Neutral”. On Tuesday, February 16 the stock rating was maintained by Cowen & Co with “Outperform”. The stock of Bristow Group Inc. (NYSE:BRS) earned “Outperform” rating by Oppenheimer on Monday, November 9. Barclays Capital upgraded the shares of BRS in report on Monday, June 6 to “Overweight” rating. The company was maintained on Tuesday, November 14 by Barclays Capital. Oppenheimer maintained the shares of BRS in report on Thursday, October 1 with “Outperform” rating. The firm has “Market Perform” rating given on Friday, December 18 by William Blair. Credit Suisse maintained the stock with “Neutral” rating in Monday, February 12 report. Cowen & Co maintained it with “Outperform” rating and $14 target in Thursday, September 1 report. As per Tuesday, November 8, the company rating was downgraded by Barclays Capital.