VWR Corporation (VWR) : 6 brokerage houses believe that VWR Corporation (VWR) is a Strong Buy at current levels. 1 analysts believe that the current prices are in a balance with the stocks fundamentals, hence they propose Hold on VWR Corporation (VWR). Zacks Investment Research suggests a Hold with a rank of 3. 1 others believe that the stock has run up ahead of its fundamentals and advise a Strong Sell on the stock.The median of all the 8 Wall Street Analysts endorse the stock as a Buy with a rating of 1.75.
VWR Corporation (VWR) : 7 investment research analysts covering VWR Corporation (VWR) have an average price target of $32.43 for the near short term. The highest target price given by the Brokerage Firm to the stock is $35 and the lowest target is $27 for the short term. Analysts expect the variance to be within $2.64 of the average price.
Also, In the latest statement by the brokerage house, UBS downgrades its outlook on VWR Corporation (NASDAQ:VWR). The current rating of the shares is Sell, according to the research report released by the firm. Previously, the company had a rating of Neutral. The brokerage firm lowers the price target from $29 per share to $27 per share. The rating by the firm was issued on September 6, 2016.
VWR Corporation (NASDAQ:VWR): After opening at $27.16, the stock dipped to an intraday low of $27.01 on Thursday. However, the bulls stepped in to buy at lower levels and pushed the stock higher. The stock touched an intraday high of $27.57 and the buying power remained strong till the end. The stock closed at $27.53 for the day, a gain of 1.40% for the day session. The total traded volume was 717,500. The stocks close on the previous trading day was $27.15.
VWR Corporation (VWR) is a provider of laboratory products, services and solutions to the life science, general research and applied markets. The Company operates in two segments: North, Central and South America (Americas) and Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific (EMEA-APAC). It has a presence in Europe and North America with respect to the laboratory products market. It also has operations in Asia-Pacific and other markets to support its multinational customers across the globe. The Company offers a portfolio of and private label laboratory products and a range of services, including custom manufacturing. The Companys portfolio includes chemicals, reagents, consumables, durable products and scientific equipment and instruments. The Companys branded and private label product portfolio includes service offerings marketed under the VWRCATALYST brand, including sourcing and procurement, logistics, chemical and equipment tracking and sample management.