National Express Group PLC (LON:NEX)‘s stock had its “hold” rating restated by equities researchers at Numis Securities Ltd in a research note issued on Thursday, May 18th.

A number of other analysts have also recently issued reports on the company. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reaffirmed a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 383 ($4.98) price objective on shares of National Express Group PLC in a research report on Thursday, May 11th. Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 432 ($5.62) price objective on shares of National Express Group PLC in a research report on Wednesday, May 10th. Liberum Capital reiterated a “buy” rating and set a GBX 400 ($5.20) target price on shares of National Express Group PLC in a research note on Wednesday, May 10th. Shore Capital reiterated a “sell” rating on shares of National Express Group PLC in a research note on Wednesday, May 10th. Finally, HSBC Holdings plc increased their target price on National Express Group PLC from GBX 400 ($5.20) to GBX 440 ($5.72) and gave the stock a “buy” rating in a research note on Friday, April 28th. One equities research analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, three have issued a hold rating and nine have assigned a buy rating to the stock. National Express Group PLC currently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus target price of GBX 407.30 ($5.30).

Analyst Recommendations for National Express Group PLC (LON:NEX)

Shares of National Express Group PLC (LON:NEX) traded down 0.64% on Thursday, reaching GBX 369.80. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 510,449 shares. National Express Group PLC has a 1-year low of GBX 252.81 and a 1-year high of GBX 379.70. The firm’s market cap is GBX 1.88 billion. The company’s 50 day moving average is GBX 360.90 and its 200-day moving average is GBX 354.33.

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In other news, insider Matthew Ashley sold 40,278 shares of National Express Group PLC stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, March 15th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 359 ($4.67), for a total value of £144,598.02 ($188,107.22). Also, insider Dean K. Finch sold 444,095 shares of National Express Group PLC stock in a transaction dated Thursday, April 13th. The stock was sold at an average price of GBX 356 ($4.63), for a total value of £1,580,978.20 ($2,056,690.78).

National Express Group PLC Company Profile

National Express Group PLC is an international transport company. The Company’s segments include UK Bus, UK Coach, German Rail, North America (operates school bus and transit services), Spain and Morocco (operates bus and coach services), and Central functions. The UK Bus segment’s services are operated from nine garages across the West Midlands.

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