Research Analysts at Liberum Capital Maintained their “Sell” rating for Debenhams PLC (LON:DEB). The PT is Set to GBX 25.00; Peoples United Financial Has 1.3 Sentiment

Equity analysts at Liberum Capital have GBX 25.00 PT on Debenhams PLC (LON:DEB). Liberum Capital’s PT would indicate a potential downside of -15.68% from the company’s close price. The rating was disclosed to clients in an analyst note on 5 January.

PeopleÂ’s United Financial, Inc. operates as the bank holding firm for PeopleÂ’s United Bank, National Association that provides commercial banking, retail banking, and wealth management services to individual, corporate, and municipal customers. The company has market cap of $6.40 billion. The firm operates in two divisions, Commercial Banking and Retail Banking. It has a 20.73 P/E ratio. The Commercial Banking segment offers commercial real estate lending, commercial and industrial lending, and commercial deposit gathering services.

The stock increased 0.64% or $0.12 during the last trading session, reaching $18.84. About 2.26 million shares traded. People's United Financial, Inc. (PBCT) has risen 9.82% since January 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 6.88% the S&P500.

Hourglass Capital Llc holds 1.92% of its portfolio in People's United Financial, Inc. for 445,570 shares. Butensky & Cohen Financial Security Inc owns 115,615 shares or 1.86% of their US portfolio. Moreover, Crawford Investment Counsel Inc has 1.75% invested in the company for 2.97 million shares. The Tennessee-based Lee Danner & Bass Inc has invested 1.58% in the stock. Hanson & Doremus Investment Management, a Vermont-based fund reported 230,568 shares.

Analysts await People's United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:PBCT) to report earnings on January, 18 after the close. They expect $0.27 earnings per share, up 12.50% or $0.03 from last year’s $0.24 per share. PBCT’s profit will be $91.68M for 17.44 P/E if the $0.27 EPS becomes a reality. After $0.26 actual earnings per share reported by People's United Financial, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 3.85% EPS growth.

Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 4 insider sales for $7.17 million activity.

Ratings analysis reveals 0 of People’s United Financial’s analysts are positive. Out of 4 Wall Street analysts rating People’s United Financial, 0 give it “Buy”, 2 “Sell” rating, while 2 recommend “Hold”. PBCT was included in 4 notes of analysts from November 16, 2016. The stock of People's United Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:PBCT) has “Sell” rating given on Friday, December 2 by Sandler O’Neill. FBR Capital upgraded the stock to “Mkt Perform” rating in Tuesday, December 20 report. Piper Jaffray downgraded the stock to “Underweight” rating in Wednesday, November 16 report. The firm has “Market Perform” rating given on Friday, January 6 by Wells Fargo.

The stock decreased 2.80% or GBX 0.85 during the last trading session, reaching GBX 29.49. About 5.27M shares traded or 10.57% up from the average. Debenhams plc (LON:DEB) has 0.00% since January 5, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Among 22 analysts covering Debenhams PLC (LON:DEB), 3 have Buy rating, 8 Sell and 11 Hold. Therefore 14% are positive. Debenhams PLC has GBX 105 highest and GBX 25 lowest target. GBX 50.26’s average target is 70.43% above currents GBX 29.49 stock price. Debenhams PLC had 188 analyst reports since August 5, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The company was maintained on Thursday, April 14 by Liberum Capital. On Thursday, November 26 the stock rating was maintained by N+1 Singer with “Hold”. The firm has “Underweight” rating by JP Morgan given on Thursday, June 23. The rating was maintained by Liberum Capital with “Sell” on Monday, September 21. The rating was maintained by Jefferies on Friday, October 27 with “Hold”. The stock of Debenhams plc (LON:DEB) has “Hold” rating given on Wednesday, January 20 by Numis Securities. On Monday, January 16 the stock rating was maintained by Numis Securities with “Hold”. The stock of Debenhams plc (LON:DEB) earned “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Monday, September 21. The firm earned “Sell” rating on Wednesday, April 19 by Liberum Capital. The firm has “Underweight” rating by JP Morgan given on Friday, June 30.