Insider Buying: Johnson Matthey PLC (JMAT) Insider Buys 12 Shares of Stock
Johnson Matthey PLC (LON:JMAT) insider Annette Kelleher bought 12 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Wednesday, June 21st. The shares were acquired at an average cost of GBX 3,018 ($38.45) per share, with a total value of £362.16 ($461.41).
Annette Kelleher also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Wednesday, April 19th, Annette Kelleher purchased 12 shares of Johnson Matthey PLC stock. The stock was bought at an average price of GBX 2,914 ($37.13) per share, with a total value of £349.68 ($445.51).
Johnson Matthey PLC (LON:JMAT) traded down 2.13% during trading on Thursday, reaching GBX 2938.00. The company’s stock had a trading volume of 481,979 shares. Johnson Matthey PLC has a 52-week low of GBX 2,774.00 and a 52-week high of GBX 3,568.00. The stock’s 50-day moving average is GBX 3,081.08 and its 200 day moving average is GBX 3,079.45. The firm’s market capitalization is GBX 5.64 billion.
The firm also recently announced a dividend, which will be paid on Tuesday, August 1st. Shareholders of record on Thursday, June 8th will be issued a GBX 54.50 ($0.69) dividend. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 8th. This represents a yield of 1.76%. This is a positive change from Johnson Matthey PLC’s previous dividend of $20.50.
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A number of equities analysts have weighed in on JMAT shares. Deutsche Bank AG restated a “buy” rating and issued a GBX 3,600 ($45.87) price target on shares of Johnson Matthey PLC in a report on Friday, June 16th. Liberum Capital restated a “hold” rating and issued a GBX 3,400 ($43.32) price target on shares of Johnson Matthey PLC in a report on Monday, March 27th. J P Morgan Chase & Co restated a “neutral” rating and issued a GBX 3,200 ($40.77) price target on shares of Johnson Matthey PLC in a report on Thursday, June 8th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group restated an “outperform” rating and issued a GBX 3,450 ($43.95) price target on shares of Johnson Matthey PLC in a report on Thursday, March 30th. Five equities research analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the company. Johnson Matthey PLC currently has a consensus rating of “Hold” and an average target price of GBX 3,447.88 ($43.93).
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