Go-Ahead Group plc (LON:GOG) insider Carolyn Ferguson bought 7 shares of Go-Ahead Group plc stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, October 12th. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 2,000 ($24.75) per share, for a total transaction of £140 ($173.27).

Shares of Go-Ahead Group plc (LON:GOG) remained flat at GBX 2000.00 on Thursday. 67,980 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Go-Ahead Group plc has a 12-month low of GBX 1,775.00 and a 12-month high of GBX 2,758.00. The company’s market cap is GBX 857.80 million. The company has a 50 day moving average price of GBX 2,040.14 and a 200 day moving average price of GBX 2,205.78.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Go-Ahead Group plc (LON:GOG)

The firm also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, November 25th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, November 10th will be issued a GBX 67.52 ($0.84) dividend. This represents a dividend yield of 3.06%. This is an increase from Go-Ahead Group plc’s previous dividend of $28.33. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, November 10th.

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Several research firms have recently issued reports on GOG. Liberum Capital reissued a “hold” rating and set a GBX 2,740 ($33.91) target price on shares of Go-Ahead Group plc in a research note on Friday, September 2nd. JPMorgan Chase & Co. restated an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 2,526 ($31.26) price target (up from GBX 2,390 ($29.58)) on shares of Go-Ahead Group plc in a research report on Monday, September 5th. Investec restated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 2,500 ($30.94) price target on shares of Go-Ahead Group plc in a research report on Friday, September 2nd. Canaccord Genuity initiated coverage on Go-Ahead Group plc in a research report on Monday, September 19th. They set a “buy” rating and a GBX 2,753 ($34.07) price target on the stock. Finally, HSBC dropped their price target on Go-Ahead Group plc from GBX 2,850 ($35.27) to GBX 2,310 ($28.59) and set a “buy” rating on the stock in a research report on Thursday, June 16th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, two have given a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company. Go-Ahead Group plc currently has a consensus rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 2,588.38 ($32.03).

Go-Ahead Group plc Company Profile

The Go-Ahead Group plc is a United Kingdom-based public transport operator, which provides services in the bus and rail sectors. The Company operates in three segments: regional bus, London bus and rail. The regional bus segment is engaged in the bus operations outside London. The London bus segment is engaged in the bus operations in London under control of Transport for London (TfL) and also rail replacement and other contracted services in London.

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