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Analysts upbeat on the outlook for Reckitt Benckiser

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Ben Hobson
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The Reckitt Benckiser (LON:RB.) share price has risen by 10.8% over the past month and it’s currently trading at 7650. For investors considering whether to buy, hold or sell the stock, the question now is whether this price run will continue.

According to the company’s analysts, there are certainly reasons to think it will continue to perform well in the year ahead. In terms of trading recommendations, Reckitt Benckiser currently has:

  • 4 Buy recommendations

  • 6 Hold recommendations

  • 0 Sell recommendations

This suggests that analysts are generally positive about the outlook.

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Beyond analyst recommendations

At its current price of 7650, shares in Reckitt Benckiser are trading at a discount of -0.88% to its 52 week high price. The 1-year performance of the shares has been 16.0%.

While analyst forecasts can be a useful guide to what City 'experts' think about a stock's near term future, they can be unreliable. To get a better idea about the strengths and weaknesses of Reckitt Benckiser (LON:RB.) it's worth doing some investigation yourself.

There are all sorts of factors that could affect Reckitt Benckiser's share price this year – we simplify them into easy to understand scores with our Stockopedia StockReport. Click here to take a look at the StockReport for Reckitt Benckiser – you might discover some surprising things you didn’t know.