Best of the Brokers for 20 April 2015

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Analysts at Shore Capital have concerns over Jupiter’s ability to resist ongoing fee deflation, adding that its high exposure to the UK retail market sector leaves it vulnerable to a highly competitive online market. The firm has a “sell” recommendation on the stock.

Numis has upgraded its target price for Unilever to 2,995p from 2,800p, maintaining a “hold” recommendation. Among risk factors to be considered is increasingly fierce competition from other multinationals and regional rivals, its analysts said.