Rosenblatt Securities analyst Scott Graham maintained a Buy rating on Pentair (PNR – Research Report) on October 15 and set a price target of $63.00. The company’s shares closed last Friday at $49.90, close to its 52-week high of $50.58.
According to TipRanks.com, Graham is a 4-star analyst with an average return of 8.8% and a 63.7% success rate. Graham covers the Industrial Goods sector, focusing on stocks such as Altra Industrial Motion, Thermon Group Holdings, and Rockwell Automation.
Currently, the analyst consensus on Pentair is a Moderate Buy with an average price target of $49.73, a -0.7% downside from current levels. In a report issued on October 12, Citigroup also maintained a Buy rating on the stock with a $59.00 price target.
The company has a one-year high of $50.58 and a one-year low of $22.01. Currently, Pentair has an average volume of 1.09M.
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Pentair Plc engages in the provision of water solutions for residential, commercial, industrial, infrastructure, and agriculture applications. Its portfolio of solutions enables people, businesses, and industries to access clean, safe water, reduce water consumption, and recover and reuse it. It operates through the following business segments: Aquatic Systems, Filtration Solutions, and Flow Technologies. The Aquatic Systems segment manufactures and sells residential and commercial pool equipment and accessories including pumps, filters, heaters, lights, automatic controls, automatic cleaners, maintenance equipment, and pool accessories. The Filtration Solutions segment distributes water and fluid treatment products and systems, including pressure tanks and vessels, control valves, activated carbon products, conventional filtration products, point-of-entry and point-of-use systems, gas recovery solutions, embrane bioreactors, wastewater reuse systems, and advanced membrane filtration and separation systems. The Flow Technologies segment offers products ranging from light duty diaphragm pumps to high-flow turbine pumps and solid handling pumps. The company was founded by Murray J. Harpole, Vern Stone, Vincent Follmer, Leroy Nelson, and Gary Ostrand on August 31, 1966 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.