Travis Perkins plc (LON:TPK) insider Tony Buffin purchased 109 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction on Thursday, May 4th. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 1,654 ($21.39) per share, with a total value of £1,802.86 ($2,331.69).

Tony Buffin also recently made the following trade(s):

  • On Friday, March 31st, Tony Buffin sold 13,500 shares of Travis Perkins plc stock. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,514 ($19.58), for a total transaction of £204,390 ($264,342.99).
  • On Tuesday, March 7th, Tony Buffin sold 5,007 shares of Travis Perkins plc stock. The shares were sold at an average price of GBX 1,488 ($19.24), for a total transaction of £74,504.16 ($96,358.20).
  • On Thursday, March 2nd, Tony Buffin purchased 10,000 shares of Travis Perkins plc stock. The stock was acquired at an average cost of GBX 1,445 ($18.69) per share, with a total value of £144,500 ($186,885.67).

Shares of Travis Perkins plc (LON:TPK) traded up 1.23% during midday trading on Wednesday, reaching GBX 1650.00. 457,551 shares of the company traded hands. Travis Perkins plc has a 12 month low of GBX 1,090.00 and a 12 month high of GBX 1,978.00. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 4.13 billion. The company has a 50 day moving average of GBX 1,560.37 and a 200 day moving average of GBX 1,474.26.

Insider Buying and Selling by Quarter for Travis Perkins plc (LON:TPK)

The business also recently declared a dividend, which will be paid on Friday, May 26th. Investors of record on Thursday, April 13th will be issued a GBX 29.75 ($0.38) dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, April 13th. This is a boost from Travis Perkins plc’s previous dividend of $15.25. This represents a yield of 2.03%.

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Several equities analysts have commented on the stock. Barclays PLC reissued an “underweight” rating and issued a GBX 1,325 ($17.14) price target on shares of Travis Perkins plc in a research report on Friday, April 28th. Canaccord Genuity reissued a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 1,540 ($19.92) price target on shares of Travis Perkins plc in a research report on Friday, April 28th. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reissued an “overweight” rating and issued a GBX 1,700 ($21.99) price target (up previously from GBX 1,625 ($21.02)) on shares of Travis Perkins plc in a research report on Friday, April 28th. Deutsche Bank AG reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,665 ($21.53) price target on shares of Travis Perkins plc in a research report on Friday, April 28th. Finally, Liberum Capital reissued a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 1,650 ($21.34) price target on shares of Travis Perkins plc in a research report on Thursday, April 27th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, eight have given a hold rating and eight have given a buy rating to the company. The company currently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus target price of GBX 1,603 ($20.73).

Travis Perkins plc Company Profile

Travis Perkins plc is a United Kingdom-based product supplier to the building, construction and home improvement markets. The Company operates through segments, which include General Merchanting, Plumbing & Heating, Contracts and Consumer. The General Merchanting segment consists of the Travis Perkins and Benchmarx brands and supplies products for various types of repair, maintenance and improvement projects (RMI), as well as new residential and commercial construction.

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