Published On: Wed, Oct 19th, 2016

Analyst Coverage: James Hardie Industries Plc. (NYSE:JHX)


Recently stock market analysts have updated their consensus ratings on shares of James Hardie Industries plc. (NYSE:JHX).

Most recent broker ratings

08/15/2016 – James Hardie Industries plc. was upgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Citigroup.

12/08/2015 – James Hardie Industries plc. had its “sell” rating reiterated by analysts at Credit Agricole.

12/08/2015 – James Hardie Industries plc. was downgraded to “sell” by analysts at CLSA.

05/15/2015 – James Hardie Industries plc. was downgraded to “sell” by analysts at Zacks.

05/15/2014 – James Hardie Industries plc. was upgraded to “overweight” by analysts at Morgan Stanley.

03/04/2014 – James Hardie Industries plc. was downgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

02/28/2014 – James Hardie Industries plc. was upgraded to “outperform” by analysts at Macquarie.

02/28/2014 – James Hardie Industries plc. was downgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Credit Suisse.

11/14/2013 – James Hardie Industries plc. was upgraded to “buy” by analysts at Deutsche Bank. They now have a USD 13.51 price target on the stock.

James Hardie Industries plc. has a 50 day moving average of 15.76 and a 200 day moving average of 15.46. The stock’s market capitalization is 6.94B, it has a 52-week low of 10.19 and a 52-week high of 17.30.

The share price of the company (NYSE:JHX) was up +0.39%, with a high of 15.60during the day and the volume of James Hardie Industries plc. shares traded was 2525.

James Hardie Industries Plc is a manufacturer of fiber cement products and systems for internal and external building construction applications in the United States, Australia, New Zealand, and the Philippines. The Company’s operating segments are North America and Europe Fiber Cement, and Asia Pacific Fiber Cement. The North America and Europe Fiber Cement manufactures fiber cement interior linings, exterior siding products and related accessories in the United States. The Asia Pacific Fiber Cement includes fiber cement manufactured in Australia, New Zealand and the Philippines, and sold in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, the Middle East (Israel, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon and the United Arab Emirates) and various Pacific Islands. The Company offers a range of fiber-cement building materials for both internal and external use across a range of applications, including external siding, internal walls, floors, ceilings, trim, fencing and facades.