Brian Gilvary Purchases 65 Shares of BP plc (BP) Stock
BP plc (LON:BP) insider Brian Gilvary acquired 65 shares of the stock in a transaction dated Monday, October 10th. The stock was acquired at an average price of GBX 486 ($6.01) per share, for a total transaction of £315.90 ($390.97).
Shares of BP plc (LON:BP) traded down 0.40% during mid-day trading on Wednesday, hitting GBX 484.80. The stock had a trading volume of 33,465,423 shares. The firm’s market cap is GBX 91.03 billion. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 439.20 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 403.51. BP plc has a 12 month low of GBX 249.44 and a 12 month high of GBX 498.45.
A number of equities research analysts recently commented on BP shares. Citigroup Inc. reiterated a “buy” rating on shares of BP plc in a research report on Wednesday, June 22nd. HSBC reiterated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 430 ($5.32) target price on shares of BP plc in a research report on Monday, June 20th. Sanford C. Bernstein set a GBX 480 ($5.94) target price on BP plc and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Barclays PLC set a GBX 565 ($6.99) target price on BP plc and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, June 27th. Finally, Societe Generale set a GBX 480 ($5.94) target price on BP plc and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, July 4th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, thirteen have issued a hold rating and twelve have issued a buy rating to the stock. The stock has a consensus rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 451.64 ($5.59).
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BP plc Company Profile
BP p.l.c. is an integrated oil and gas company. The Company provides its customers with fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, lubricants to keep engines moving and the petrochemicals products used to make everyday items as diverse as paints, clothes and packaging. The Company operates through three segments: Upstream, Downstream and Rosneft.
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