Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LLOY) Insider Antonio Horta-Osorio Buys 288 Shares
Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON:LLOY) insider Antonio Horta-Osorio purchased 288 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 10th. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 52 ($0.64) per share, for a total transaction of £149.76 ($185.35).
Shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC (LON:LLOY) traded up 2.41% during midday trading on Tuesday, reaching GBX 53.64. The company had a trading volume of 261,431,367 shares. The company’s market capitalization is GBX 31.12 billion. The company’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 56.83 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 61.17. Lloyds Banking Group PLC has a 52 week low of GBX 47.10 and a 52 week high of GBX 78.02.
The business also recently disclosed a dividend, which was paid on Wednesday, September 28th. Investors of record on Thursday, August 11th were given a dividend of GBX 0.85 ($0.01) per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, August 11th. This represents a yield of 1.62%.
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Several analysts recently weighed in on LLOY shares. RBC Capital Markets set a GBX 70 ($0.87) price target on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC and gave the company a “buy” rating in a report on Monday, August 15th. Citigroup Inc. set a GBX 50 ($0.62) price target on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC and gave the company a “sell” rating in a report on Thursday, July 28th. BNP Paribas reiterated an “underperform” rating and issued a GBX 55 ($0.68) price target on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC in a report on Monday, August 1st. Deutsche Bank AG reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 63 ($0.78) price target (down previously from GBX 78 ($0.97)) on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC in a report on Sunday, June 26th. Finally, Shore Capital reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Lloyds Banking Group PLC in a research report on Thursday, July 28th. Five analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and sixteen have given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of GBX 69.39 ($0.86).
About Lloyds Banking Group PLC
LLOYDS BANKING GROUP plc provides financial services to individual and business customers in the United Kingdom but also overseas. The Company’s business activities include retail and commercial banking, long-term savings, protection and investment. It operates through its segments, including Retail, Commercial Banking, Consumer Finance and Insurance.
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