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AGL Resources (NYSE:GAS) CFO Andrew W. Evans unloaded 8,220 shares of AGL Resources stock in a transaction that occurred on Friday, June 6th. The shares were sold at an average price of $53.68, for a total transaction of $441,249.60. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 60,403 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $3,242,433. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the SEC, which can be accessed through this link.

A number of analysts have recently weighed in on GAS shares. Analysts at Zacks upgraded shares of AGL Resources from a “neutral” rating to an “outperform” rating in a research note on Friday, May 2nd. They now have a $65.00 price target on the stock. Analysts at Citigroup Inc. reiterated a “neutral” rating on shares of AGL Resources in a research note on Thursday, April 17th. They now have a $53.00 price target on the stock. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, three have given a hold rating and one has assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of $51.00.

AGL Resources (NYSE:GAS) traded down 0.73% on Tuesday, hitting $52.9999. The stock had a trading volume of 314,954 shares. AGL Resources has a 1-year low of $41.47 and a 1-year high of $54.16. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $52.8 and its 200-day moving average is $48.75. The company has a market cap of $6.321 billion and a P/E ratio of 14.13.

AGL Resources (NYSE:GAS) last released its earnings data on Tuesday, April 29th. The company reported $1.37 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $2.26 by $0.89. The company had revenue of $2.56 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $1.71 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.31 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was up 50.0% on a year-over-year basis. Analysts expect that AGL Resources will post $4.06 EPS for the current fiscal year.

AGL Resources Inc (NYSE:GAS) is an energy services holding company whose principal business is the distribution of natural gas.

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