Hunting plc (LON:HTG) insider Annell R. Bay acquired 3,840 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, June 14th. The shares were purchased at an average price of GBX 518 ($6.60) per share, with a total value of £19,891.20 ($25,342.34).

Hunting plc (LON HTG) traded up 0.57% on Monday, reaching GBX 477.10. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 361,580 shares. The stock’s market cap is GBX 777.42 million. Hunting plc has a 12-month low of GBX 353.50 and a 12-month high of GBX 650.00. The company’s 50 day moving average price is GBX 533.16 and its 200-day moving average price is GBX 568.36.

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Several research analysts recently issued reports on the company. Numis Securities Ltd assumed coverage on Hunting plc in a research report on Tuesday, March 21st. They set a “buy” rating and a GBX 816 ($10.40) target price on the stock. Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) lifted their target price on Hunting plc from GBX 767.50 ($9.78) to GBX 774 ($9.86) and gave the company a “buy” rating in a research report on Monday, April 10th. Canaccord Genuity reaffirmed a “sell” rating and set a GBX 425 ($5.41) target price on shares of Hunting plc in a research report on Friday, April 21st. Credit Suisse Group reaffirmed an “outperform” rating on shares of Hunting plc in a research report on Friday, June 2nd. Finally, Barclays PLC raised Hunting plc to an “overweight” rating and set a GBX 650 ($8.28) target price on the stock in a research report on Wednesday, March 22nd. Three investment analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, two have issued a hold rating and six have issued a buy rating to the company. Hunting plc currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average price target of GBX 580.76 ($7.40).

About Hunting plc

Hunting PLC is an international energy services provider to upstream oil and gas companies. The Company’s segments include Well Construction, Well Completion, Well Intervention, and Exploration and Production. The Well Construction segment provides products and services used by customers during the drilling phase of oil and gas wells, along with associated equipment used by the underground construction industry for telecommunication infrastructure build-out and precision machining services for the energy, aviation and power generation sectors.

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